Tournemire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tournemire in Cantal

Visit Tournemire: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The very picturesque village of Tournemire is overlooked by the Chateau de Anjony

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Tournemire. For detailed visitor information see the Tournemire travel guide.

Tournemire is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 15 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Tournemire is 423 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Tournemire include "most beautiful village".

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontanges at 7 km and Salers at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tournemire, 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 Tournemire 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 Tournemire

Markets in and near Tournemire

  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (27km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (35km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (39km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (44km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (47km)

More information about Tournemire, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Tournemire, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (16km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (17km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (15km)
  • Puy Griou (18km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (22km)
  • Signal du Luguet (50km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (17km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tournemire

Canton: Saint-Cernin

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15310

Distance to Tournemire

from Aurillac (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 423 km

from Calais: 657 km

from Nice: 409 km

from Bordeaux: 242 km

from Strasbourg: 561 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Girgols, Laroquevieille, Marmanhac, Saint-Cernin, Saint-Chamant, Saint-Projet-de-Salers and Velzic.

This page in French: Visiter Tournemire