Saint-Victor tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Laroquebrou at 9 km from Saint-Victor

Visit Saint-Victor: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Victor in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Laroquebrou at 9 km and Chateau de Laroque at 9 km.

Saint-Victor, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Laroquebrou guide
Chateau de Laroque

Chateau de Laroque

Castle at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

Chateau de Laroque is a 13th century fortified castle on a hill...

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at 15 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

Castle at 18 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

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

See Tours de Merle guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Fontanges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Salers guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Mauriac guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Marcoles guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

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

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at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

In Maurs you can see the Abbey Church of Saint-Cesaire and half-timbered...

See Maurs guide


at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lot department

Some of the highlights in Saint-Cere are rather hidden away, so take...

See Saint-Cere guide


at 35 km (direction west), in the Correze department

The town of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne you can explore the attractive old town and...

See Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne guide

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Victor


Markets in and near Saint-Victor

  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (34km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (35km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (44km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (46km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (46km)

More information about Saint-Victor, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Saint-Victor, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (33km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Montal (37km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (38km)
  • Assier Chateau (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (25km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (31km)
  • Puy Griou (34km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (38km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (45km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (47km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (52km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (22km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Victor is in the southern-centre of France at 15 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Saint-Victor is 428 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Victor

Canton: Laroquebrou

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15150

Distance to Saint-Victor

from Aurillac (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 428 km

from Calais: 661 km

from Nice: 422 km

from Bordeaux: 226 km

from Strasbourg: 575 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arnac, Ayrens, Crandelles, Nieudan, Saint-Illide, Saint-Santin-Cantales and Teissieres-de-Cornet.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Victor


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