Valuejols tourism and travel guide

Photo of Valuejols in Cantal

Photo is of Saint-Flour at 13 km from Valuejols

Visit Valuejols: highlights and tourist information

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Valuejols is situated in the Cantal department and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Valuejols in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 13 km and Riom-es-Montagnes at 33 km.

Valuejols, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction east)

Although built in rather sombre granite, we found lots of interesting sights in the...

See Saint-Flour guide


at 33 km (direction north-west)

After exploring the town and church in Riom-es-Montagnes be sure to follow one or...

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


at 34 km (direction west)

Fontanges is a small village in the Monts du Cantal region at the foot...

See Fontanges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

There are a remarkable number of sites of interest in the small village of...

See Blesle guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction west)

The very picturesque village of Tournemire is overlooked by the Chateau de Anjony...

See Tournemire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west-north-west)

Salers, listed as a 'most beautiful village in France' is very lovely - and...

See Salers guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 37 km (direction north-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Natural Regional Park of the Volcanoes is a beautiful region of forested volcanic...

See Parc des Volcans guide


at 39 km (direction west)

Saint-Chamant is a small Auvergne village with a castle in the Monts du Cantal...

See Saint-Chamant guide


at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

Close to the scenic Route des Cretes', Aurillac lacks major monuments but is a...

See Aurillac guide


at 42 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aveyron department

The sweeping lanscape of the Laguiole region is best known for the famous knives...

See Laguiole guide


at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Brioude is most visited for the Basilica Saint-Julien, the largest romanesque church in the...

See Brioude guide
Aumont Aubrac

Aumont Aubrac

at 46 km (direction south-east), in the Lozere department

Not perhaps a major destination but Aumont-Aubrac is pleasant to explore when you are...

See Aumont Aubrac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Lavaoudieu is listed among the most beautiful villages in France, and has the roman...

See Lavaudieu guide


at 51 km (direction west-north-west)

The religious monuments such as the basilica and the monastery are the highlights in...

See Mauriac guide

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Markets in and near Valuejols

Market days in Valuejols: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (23km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (31km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (32km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (39km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (42km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (44km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (44km)

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Tourist attractions near Valuejols, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (21km)

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) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (41km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Plomb du Cantal (14km)
  • Puy Griou (18km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (21km)
  • Signal du Luguet (31km)
  • Mont Mouchet (36km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (45km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (51km)

Geography and distances

Valuejols is in the southern-centre of France at 41 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Valuejols is 425 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Valuejols

Canton: Saint-Flour-Sud

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15300

Distance to Valuejols

from Aurillac (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 425 km

from Calais: 660 km

from Nice: 376 km

from Bordeaux: 277 km

from Strasbourg: 537 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coltines, La Chapelle-d'Alagnon, Laveissenet, Paulhac, Tanavelle and Ussel.

This page in French: Visiter Valuejols