Tanavelle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tanavelle: highlights and tourist information

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Tanavelle is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 45 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Tanavelle is 429 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 8 km and Blesle at 36 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tanavelle, 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 Tanavelle 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 Tanavelle

Markets in and near Tanavelle

  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (19km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (31km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (33km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (33km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (40km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (43km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (45km)

More information about Tanavelle, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Tanavelle, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (27km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (40km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Plomb du Cantal (19km)
  • Puy Griou (24km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (27km)
  • Mont Mouchet (30km)
  • Signal du Luguet (35km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (42km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (30km)
  • Aumont-Aubrac (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tanavelle

Canton: Saint-Flour-Sud

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

Postcode: 15100

Distance to Tanavelle

from Aurillac (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 429 km

from Calais: 665 km

from Nice: 370 km

from Bordeaux: 282 km

from Strasbourg: 536 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelat, Cussac, Les Ternes, Roffiac, Seriers, Valuejols and Villedieu.

This page in French: Visiter Tanavelle