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Massiac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Massiac: highlights and tourist information

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Massiac is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 70 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Massiac is 406 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Massiac include "village d'etape".

Popular places to visit nearby include Blesle at 8 km and Brioude at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Massiac, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Massiac in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cantal

Map of places to visit near Massiac

Markets in and near Massiac

Market days in Massiac: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Massiac: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (15km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (20km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (20km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (25km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (27km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (29km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Massiac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Massiac, France

What to do at Massiac? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Massiac.

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (8km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (13km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (19km)
  • Mont Mouchet (34km)
  • Lac Pavin (36km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (40km)
  • Puy de Sancy (43km)
  • Puy Griou (43km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (46km)
  • Bois Noirs (46km)
  • Lac du Guery (50km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Massiac

Canton: Massiac

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15500

Distance to Massiac

from Aurillac (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 406 km

from Calais: 641 km

from Nice: 366 km

from Bordeaux: 300 km

from Strasbourg: 507 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Massiac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auriac-l'Eglise, Bonnac, Grenier-Montgon, Lubilhac, Molompize and Saint-Beauzire.

This page in French: Visiter Massiac

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