Valjouze tourism and travel guide

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Visit Valjouze: highlights and tourist information

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Valjouze is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne region (now part of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region), in the southern-centre of France at 55 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Valjouze is 414 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 15 km and Blesle at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Valjouze, 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 Valjouze 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 Valjouze

Markets in and near Valjouze

  • Massiac: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (29km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (34km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (34km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (35km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (35km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (36km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (40km)

More information about Valjouze, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Valjouze, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (31km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (19km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (27km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (20km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (26km)
  • Puy Griou (29km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (32km)
  • Mont Mouchet (32km)
  • Lac Pavin (39km)
  • Puy de Sancy (45km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (15km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Valjouze

Canton: Massiac

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15170

Distance to Valjouze

from Aurillac (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 414 km

from Calais: 650 km

from Nice: 371 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 521 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charmensac, Ferrieres-Saint-Mary, Joursac, Peyrusse, Rezentieres and Talizat.

This page in French: Visiter Valjouze