Peyrusse tourism and travel guide

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Visit Peyrusse: highlights and tourist information

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Peyrusse is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 55 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Peyrusse is 410 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Blesle at 17 km and Saint-Flour at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peyrusse, 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 Peyrusse 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 Peyrusse

Markets in and near Peyrusse

  • Massiac: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (30km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (32km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (33km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (35km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (38km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (38km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (39km)

More information about Peyrusse, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Peyrusse, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (29km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (17km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (27km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (15km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (26km)
  • Puy Griou (29km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (31km)
  • Lac Pavin (35km)
  • Mont Mouchet (37km)
  • Puy de Sancy (40km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (14km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (57km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Peyrusse

Canton: Allanche

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15170

Distance to Peyrusse

from Aurillac (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 410 km

from Calais: 645 km

from Nice: 375 km

from Bordeaux: 286 km

from Strasbourg: 520 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charmensac, Ferrieres-Saint-Mary, Sainte-Anastasie and Valjouze.

This page in French: Visiter Peyrusse