Veze tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Blesle at 15 km from Veze

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Veze 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 Veze in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Blesle at 15 km and Parc des Volcans at 19 km.

Veze, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Blesle

Blesle

Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Blesle guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 19 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...

See Parc des Volcans guide
Riom-es-Montagnes

Riom-es-Montagnes

at 26 km (direction west)

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

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide
Saint-Flour

Saint-Flour

at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint-Flour guide
 
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Brioude

Brioude

at 31 km (direction east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Brioude guide
Auzon

Auzon

at 33 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Auzon guide
Saint-Floret

Saint-Floret

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The tiny village of Saint-Floret with its ruined castle and frescoes is now listed...

See Saint-Floret guide
Murol

Murol

Castle at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de Murol that stands...

See Murol guide
Saint-Nectaire

Saint-Nectaire

at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church of St-Nectaire-le-Haut that attracts visitors...

See Saint-Nectaire guide
Lavaudieu

Lavaudieu

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction east), in the Haute-Loire department

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

See Lavaudieu guide
Issoire

Issoire

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

Best known for its romanesque church, Issoire is a very pleasant and unspoiled town...

See Issoire guide
Mont-Dore

Mont-Dore

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

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of the area such as...

See Mont-Dore guide
Usson

Usson

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

One of the least developed of the 'most beautiful villages in France' (a good...

See Usson guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 41 km (direction north-west), 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

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Markets in and near Veze

  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Massiac: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: market Monday (28km)
  • Sainte-Florine: market Sunday (30km)
  • Brassac-les-Mines: market Sunday (31km)
  • Brioude: market Saturday (31km)
  • Murol: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Saint-Nectaire: market Sunday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Issoire: market Saturday (37km)

More information about Veze, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Veze, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (30km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villeneuve-Lembron Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Blesle) (15km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Andre (Lavaudieu) (29km)
  • Basilique de Saint Julien (Brioude) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Mailhat (Lamontgie) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Austremoine d'Issoire (Issoire) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (37km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Hauterive (37km)
  • Verger de Déduit (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Signal du Luguet (8km)
  • Lac Pavin (27km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (29km)
  • Puy Griou (31km)
  • Puy de Sancy (32km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (33km)
  • Lac du Guery (41km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (42km)
  • Mont Mouchet (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (16km)
 
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Geography and distances

Veze is in the southern-centre of France at 58 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Veze is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Veze

Canton: Allanche

Arrondissement: Saint-Flour

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15160

Distance to Veze

from Aurillac (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 637 km

from Nice: 381 km

from Bordeaux: 284 km

from Strasbourg: 516 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allanche, Moledes and Pradiers.

This page in French: Visiter Veze