Veyrieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Veyrieres in Cantal

Photo is of Mauriac at 13 km from Veyrieres

Visit Veyrieres: highlights and tourist information

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Veyrieres 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 Veyrieres in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mauriac at 13 km and Chateau de Val at 16 km.

Veyrieres, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Mauriac guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 16 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on the edge of a...

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at 22 km (direction north-west), in the Correze department

Saint-Angel is a very small village but also a pleasant diversion when you are...

See Saint-Angel guide


at 23 km (direction east)

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

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Salers guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Fontanges guide


at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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at 28 km (direction north-west), in the Correze department

Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the stone buildings in the town...

See Meymac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Tournemire guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 35 km (direction east), 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
Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

Castle at 38 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

The Tours de Merle is a group of medieval castles in ruins in a...

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Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 39 km (direction west), in the Correze department

Correze is a very small village but the historic quarter certainly merits a visit...

See Correze (village) guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa towns in...

See La Bourboule guide


at 41 km (direction west), in the Correze department

Gimel-les-Cascades is a pretty village in Correze best known for its ancient toll bridge...

See Gimel-les-Cascades guide

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Markets in and near Veyrieres

  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (25km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (41km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (43km)
  • Mont-Dore: market Friday all day (43km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (46km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (46km)

More information about Veyrieres, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Veyrieres, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (34km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (10km)
  • Verger de Déduit (15km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (25km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (36km)
  • Puy Griou (38km)
  • Puy de Sancy (41km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (41km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (43km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (44km)
  • Lac Pavin (44km)
  • Lac du Guery (47km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (16km)

Geography and distances

Veyrieres is in the southern-centre of France at 45 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Veyrieres is 392 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Veyrieres

Canton: Saignes

Arrondissement: Mauriac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15350

Distance to Veyrieres

from Aurillac (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 392 km

from Calais: 626 km

from Nice: 428 km

from Bordeaux: 238 km

from Strasbourg: 545 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arches, Bassignac, Champagnac, Sauvat, Serandon, Sourniac and Ydes.

This page in French: Visiter Veyrieres