Montmurat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montmurat in Cantal

Visit Montmurat: highlights and tourist information

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Montmurat is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 38 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Montmurat is 470 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maurs at 9 km and Capdenac at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montmurat, 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 Montmurat 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 Montmurat

Markets in and near Montmurat

  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (9km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (12km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (13km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (14km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (29km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (34km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (36km)

More information about Montmurat, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Montmurat, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Montmurat.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (26km)
  • Chateau Montal (37km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (37km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (38km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (44km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (45km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montmurat

Canton: Maurs

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15600

Distance to Montmurat

from Aurillac (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 470 km

from Calais: 703 km

from Nice: 417 km

from Bordeaux: 220 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bagnac-sur-Cele, Boisse-Penchot, Bouillac, Cuzac, Felzins, Flagnac, Le Trioulou, Lentillac-Saint-Blaise, Livinhac-le-Haut, Montredon, Saint-Santin and Saint-Santin-de-Maurs.

This page in French: Visiter Montmurat