Vic-sur-Cere tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vic-sur-Cere in Cantal

Photo is of Tournemire at 14 km from Vic-sur-Cere

Visit Vic-sur-Cere: highlights and tourist information

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Vic-sur-Cere 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 Vic-sur-Cere in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Tournemire at 14 km and Aurillac at 16 km.

Vic-sur-Cere, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Tournemire guide


at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Aurillac guide


at 18 km (direction north-west)

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

See Fontanges guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Chamant guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction north-west)

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

See Salers guide


at 31 km (direction south-west)

The fortified village of Marcoles dates from the 10th century and is one of...

See Marcoles guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

Montsalvy is an 11th century town with an interesting historic centre...

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at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

Junhac is a pretty village of Cantal, with an attractive church...

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at 34 km (direction south-south-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)

In Laroquebrou you can see the Cere river below the village and a ruined...

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Chateau de Laroque

Chateau de Laroque

Castle at 34 km (direction west)

Chateau de Laroque is a 13th century fortified castle on a hill above the...

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at 35 km (direction south-west)

Sénezergues is a tiny village with lovely views and an imposing castle...

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at 35 km (direction north-west)

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

See Mauriac guide


at 37 km (direction south-east), in the Aveyron department

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

See Laguiole guide

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Markets in and near Vic-sur-Cere

  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (16km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (22km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (33km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (35km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (38km)
  • Marcenat: market Friday - seasonal market only (40km)

More information about Vic-sur-Cere, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Vic-sur-Cere, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (15km)

Heritage sites

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) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (29km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (12km)
  • Puy Griou (13km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (14km)
  • Signal du Luguet (49km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (51km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (30km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Massiac (54km)

Geography and distances

Vic-sur-Cere is in the southern-centre of France at 16 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Vic-sur-Cere is 431 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vic-sur-Cere

Canton: Vic-sur-Cère

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15800

Distance to Vic-sur-Cere

from Aurillac (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 431 km

from Calais: 666 km

from Nice: 396 km

from Bordeaux: 253 km

from Strasbourg: 559 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vic-sur-Cere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Jou-sous-Monjou, Lascelle, Pailherols, Polminhac, Saint-Cirgues-de-Jordanne, Saint-Clement, Thiezac and Velzic.

This page in French: Visiter Vic-sur-Cere