Sansac-Veinazes tourism and travel guide

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Sansac-Veinazes 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 Sansac-Veinazes in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Marcoles at 9 km and Mourjou at 11 km.

Sansac-Veinazes, 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-north-west)

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

See Marcoles guide


at 11 km (direction west-south-west)

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region in France, and...

See Mourjou guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

On the banks of the Lot river the small village of Vieillevie...

See Vieillevie guide
Le Don du Fel

Le Don du Fel

at 11 km (direction south-east), in the Aveyron department

Le Don du Fel is an impressive exhibition of artworks and pottery...

See Le Don du Fel guide
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at 14 km (direction south-east), in the Aveyron department

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

See Entraygues guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aveyron department

Best known for its abbey and a s a pilgrimage destination, the...

See Conques guide


at 20 km (direction west)

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

See Maurs guide


at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Aurillac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south-east), in the Aveyron department

This pretty village in the Aubrac region has several monuments of note,...

See Estaing guide


at 32 km (direction north-west)

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

See Laroquebrou guide
Chateau de Laroque

Chateau de Laroque

Castle at 32 km (direction north-west)

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

See Chateau de Laroque guide


at 32 km (direction east), in the Aveyron department

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

See Laguiole guide
Chateau de Bournazel

Chateau de Bournazel

Castle at 33 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aveyron department

The Chateau de Bournazel is a charming chateau in the renaissance syle,...

See Chateau de Bournazel guide


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

Capdenac-le-Haut, another of the 'beautiful villages of France' is quite small but...

See Capdenac guide

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Markets in and near Sansac-Veinazes

  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (14km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (20km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (21km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (25km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (26km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Sansac-Veinazes, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (45km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (36km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (37km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (41km)
  • Puy Griou (43km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (43km)

Geography and distances

Sansac-Veinazes is in the southern-centre of France at 21 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Sansac-Veinazes is 458 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sansac-Veinazes

Canton: Montsalvy

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15120

Distance to Sansac-Veinazes

from Aurillac (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 458 km

from Calais: 692 km

from Nice: 401 km

from Bordeaux: 239 km

from Strasbourg: 588 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sansac-Veinazes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cassaniouze, Junhac, Labesserette, Ladinhac, Lafeuillade-en-Vezie, Montsalvy and Senezergues.

This page in French: Visiter Sansac-Veinazes


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