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Saint-Georges tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Flour at 3 km from Saint-Georges

Visit Saint-Georges: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 3 km and Blesle at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Georges, 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 Saint-Georges in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

Saint-Flour

Saint-Flour

at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Flour guide
Blesle

Blesle

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Blesle guide
Aumont Aubrac

Aumont Aubrac

at 35 km (direction south-south-east), in the Lozere department

Not perhaps a major destination but Aumont-Aubrac is pleasant to explore when...

See Aumont Aubrac guide
Brioude

Brioude

at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Brioude guide
 
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Lavaudieu

Lavaudieu

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Lavaudieu guide
Laguiole

Laguiole

at 43 km (direction south-west), in the Aveyron department

The sweeping lanscape of the Laguiole region is best known for the...

See Laguiole guide
Auzon

Auzon

at 46 km (direction north-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 47 km (direction 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
Riom-es-Montagnes

Riom-es-Montagnes

at 47 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide
Fontanges

Fontanges

at 50 km (direction west)

Fontanges is a small village in the Monts du Cantal region at...

See Fontanges guide
Allegre

Allegre

at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to see the...

See Allegre guide
Salers

Salers

Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction west-north-west)

Salers, listed as a 'most beautiful village in France' is very lovely...

See Salers guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 56 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey are the...

See La Chaise-Dieu guide
Entraygues

Entraygues

at 61 km (direction west-south-west), in the Aveyron department

The medieval bridges and half-timbered houses are among the highlights in the...

See Entraygues guide

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Georges

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Markets in and near Saint-Georges

  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (21km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (27km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (30km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (37km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (37km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (38km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (42km)

More information about Saint-Georges, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Georges, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (37km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (33km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (20km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (29km)
  • Puy Griou (34km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (37km)
  • Signal du Luguet (37km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (42km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (37km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Georges is in the southern-centre of France at 55 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Saint-Georges is 431 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Georges

Canton: Saint-Flour-Nord

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15100

Distance to Saint-Georges

from Aurillac (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 431 km

from Calais: 666 km

from Nice: 360 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 530 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Georges from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelat, Anglards-de-Saint-Flour, Mentieres, Montchamp, Saint-Flour, Tiviers and Villedieu.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Georges

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