Vedrines-Saint-Loup tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vedrines-Saint-Loup in Cantal

Photo is of Saint-Flour at 15 km from Vedrines-Saint-Loup

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Vedrines-Saint-Loup 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 Vedrines-Saint-Loup in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Flour at 15 km and Lavaudieu at 25 km.

Vedrines-Saint-Loup, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Flour guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction 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 26 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Blesle guide


at 37 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The cobbled streets of Auzon wind up the hill from the river, passing an...

See Auzon guide


at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to see the views after...

See Allegre guide
Aumont Aubrac

Aumont Aubrac

at 38 km (direction south), in the Lozere department

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

See Aumont Aubrac guide
La Chaise-Dieu

La Chaise-Dieu

at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The church, cloisters and Danse Macabre fresco in the abbey are the major attraction...

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Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 47 km (direction east), in the Haute-Loire department

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit and an important pilgrimage...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

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

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at 54 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


at 55 km (direction south-west), in the Aveyron department

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

See Laguiole guide


Most Beautiful Village at 58 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely viwes make Pradelles a highlight...

See Pradelles guide

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

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Markets in and near Vedrines-Saint-Loup

  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (17km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Paulhaguet: market Monday (24km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (26km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (29km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (32km)
  • Champagnac-le-Vieux: market Friday (36km)
  • Allegre: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (37km)

More information about Vedrines-Saint-Loup, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Vedrines-Saint-Loup, France

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

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-Andre (Lavaudieu) (23km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (26km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (13km)
  • Signal du Luguet (37km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (41km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (34km)

Geography and distances

Vedrines-Saint-Loup is in the southern-centre of France at 68 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Vedrines-Saint-Loup is 427 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vedrines-Saint-Loup

Canton: Ruynes-en-Margeride

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15100

Distance to Vedrines-Saint-Loup

from Aurillac (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 427 km

from Calais: 662 km

from Nice: 351 km

from Bordeaux: 305 km

from Strasbourg: 518 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vedrines-Saint-Loup from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chastel, Chazelles, Lastic, Rageade, Soulages and Vabres.

This page in French: Visiter Vedrines-Saint-Loup