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Sourniac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sourniac: highlights and tourist information

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Sourniac is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 40 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Sourniac is 398 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mauriac at 6 km and Salers at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sourniac, 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 Sourniac in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Sourniac


Markets in and near Sourniac

  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (7km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (30km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (47km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (48km)

More information about Sourniac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Sourniac, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (58km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (11km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (13km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (34km)
  • Puy Griou (36km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (39km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (41km)
  • Puy de Sancy (46km)
  • Lac Pavin (49km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (50km)
  • Lac du Guery (53km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (10km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sourniac

Canton: Mauriac

Arrondissement: Mauriac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15200

Distance to Sourniac

from Aurillac (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 398 km

from Calais: 632 km

from Nice: 428 km

from Bordeaux: 234 km

from Strasbourg: 551 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arches, Bassignac, Jaleyrac, Le Vigean and Veyrieres.

This page in French: Visiter Sourniac

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