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Saint-Projet-de-Salers tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Projet-de-Salers in Cantal

Photo is of Fontanges at 4 km from Saint-Projet-de-Salers

Visit Saint-Projet-de-Salers: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Projet-de-Salers is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontanges at 4 km and Tournemire at 5 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Projet-de-Salers, 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-Projet-de-Salers in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 4 km (direction north-west)

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

See Fontanges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction south-west)

The very picturesque village of Tournemire is overlooked by the Chateau...

See Tournemire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Salers guide


at 7 km (direction west)

Saint-Chamant is a small Auvergne village with a castle in...

See Saint-Chamant guide


at 19 km (direction south-south-west)

Close to the scenic Route des Cretes', Aurillac lacks major...

See Aurillac guide


at 21 km (direction north-west)

The religious monuments such as the basilica and the monastery...

See Mauriac guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

In Laroquebrou you can see the Cere river below the village...

See Laroquebrou guide
Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

Castle at 36 km (direction west), in the Correze department

The Tours de Merle is a group of medieval castles...

See Tours de Merle guide


at 36 km (direction south-south-west)

The fortified village of Marcoles dates from the 10th century and is...

See Marcoles guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 39 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

See Parc des Volcans guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 40 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle...

See Chateau de Val guide


at 45 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Flour guide


at 46 km (direction west), in the Correze department

The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the lovely view...

See Argentat guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cantal

Map of places to visit near Saint-Projet-de-Salers


Markets in and near Saint-Projet-de-Salers

  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (29km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (36km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (45km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (49km)

More information about Saint-Projet-de-Salers, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Projet-de-Salers, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (12km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (15km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (11km)
  • Puy Griou (14km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (19km)
  • Signal du Luguet (45km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (16km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Projet-de-Salers is in the southern-centre of France at 19 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Saint-Projet-de-Salers is 419 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Projet-de-Salers

Canton: Salers

Arrondissement: Mauriac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15140

Distance to Saint-Projet-de-Salers

from Aurillac (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 419 km

from Calais: 654 km

from Nice: 407 km

from Bordeaux: 246 km

from Strasbourg: 556 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Projet-de-Salers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fontanges, Girgols, Le Fau, Salers and Tournemire.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Projet-de-Salers

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