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Molompize tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Blesle at 10 km from Molompize

Visit Molompize: highlights and tourist information

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Molompize is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Blesle at 10 km and Brioude at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Molompize, 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 Molompize in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Blesle

Blesle

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in the small...

See Blesle guide
Brioude

Brioude

at 21 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Brioude is most visited for the Basilica Saint-Julien, the largest romanesque church...

See Brioude guide
Saint-Flour

Saint-Flour

at 22 km (direction south)

Although built in rather sombre granite, we found lots of interesting sights...

See Saint-Flour guide
Lavaudieu

Lavaudieu

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east), in the Haute-Loire department

Lavaoudieu is listed among the most beautiful villages in France, and has...

See Lavaudieu guide
 
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Auzon

Auzon

at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill from the river,...

See Auzon guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Natural Regional Park of the Volcanoes is a beautiful region of...

See Parc des Volcans guide
Saint-Floret

Saint-Floret

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The tiny village of Saint-Floret with its ruined castle and frescoes is...

See Saint-Floret guide
Issoire

Issoire

at 36 km (direction north-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Best known for its romanesque church, Issoire is a very pleasant and...

See Issoire guide
Riom-es-Montagnes

Riom-es-Montagnes

at 37 km (direction west)

After exploring the town and church in Riom-es-Montagnes be sure to follow...

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide
Usson

Usson

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful villages in France'...

See Usson guide
Saint-Nectaire

Saint-Nectaire

at 40 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church of St-Nectaire-le-Haut that...

See Saint-Nectaire guide
Sauxillanges

Sauxillanges

at 41 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The principal monuments in Sauxillanges, the monastery and the castle, are not...

See Sauxillanges guide
Murol

Murol

Castle at 41 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de Murol...

See Murol guide
Montpeyroux

Montpeyroux

Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Montpeyroux is a small village now listed among the 'most beautiful in...

See Montpeyroux guide

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Map of places to visit near Molompize

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Markets in and near Molompize

  • Massiac: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (21km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (24km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (25km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (30km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (32km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (33km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (35km)

More information about Molompize, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Molompize, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (38km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (10km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (19km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (16km)
  • Mont Mouchet (34km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (34km)
  • Lac Pavin (35km)
  • Puy Griou (37km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (40km)
  • Puy de Sancy (41km)
  • Lac du Guery (49km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (51km)
  • Bois Noirs (52km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (6km)
 
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Geography and distances

Molompize is in the southern-centre of France at 64 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Molompize is 407 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Molompize

Canton: Massiac

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15500

Distance to Molompize

from Aurillac (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 407 km

from Calais: 643 km

from Nice: 370 km

from Bordeaux: 294 km

from Strasbourg: 512 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auriac-l'Eglise, Bonnac, Charmensac, Ferrieres-Saint-Mary, Laurie, Massiac and Saint-Mary-le-Plain.

This page in French: Visiter Molompize

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