Paulhenc tourism and travel guide

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Visit Paulhenc: highlights and tourist information

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Paulhenc is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Paulhenc is 442 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laguiole at 23 km and Saint-Flour at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Paulhenc, 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 Paulhenc 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 Paulhenc

Markets in and near Paulhenc

  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (11km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (13km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (15km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (34km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (37km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (41km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (50km)

More information about Paulhenc, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Paulhenc, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (27km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (60km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (63km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Plomb du Cantal (19km)
  • Puy Griou (23km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (24km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (34km)
  • Mont Mouchet (45km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Aumont-Aubrac (41km)
  • Massiac (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Paulhenc

Canton: Pierrefort

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15230

Distance to Paulhenc

from Aurillac (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 442 km

from Calais: 678 km

from Nice: 378 km

from Bordeaux: 268 km

from Strasbourg: 557 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cantoin, Gourdieges, Narnhac, Pierrefort, Saint-Martin-sous-Vigouroux, Sainte-Marie and Therondels.

This page in French: Visiter Paulhenc