Soulages tourism and travel guide

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Visit Soulages: highlights and tourist information

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Soulages is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 68 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Soulages is 425 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 15 km and Lavaudieu at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Soulages, 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 Soulages in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Soulages

Markets in and near Soulages

  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (17km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (23km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (24km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (32km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (34km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (35km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (35km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (36km)

More information about Soulages, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Soulages, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (21km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (24km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (15km)
  • Signal du Luguet (35km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (40km)
  • Puy Griou (45km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (45km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (19km)
  • Aumont-Aubrac (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Soulages

Canton: Ruynes-en-Margeride

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15100

Distance to Soulages

from Aurillac (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 425 km

from Calais: 660 km

from Nice: 353 km

from Bordeaux: 304 km

from Strasbourg: 516 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chastel, Chazelles, Lastic, Montchamp, Rageade, Vabres and Vedrines-Saint-Loup.

This page in French: Visiter Soulages