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Vieillevie tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vieillevie: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: On the banks of the Lot river the small village of Vieillevie is very pretty and also in a very attractive region of France

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

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Vieillevie. For detailed visitor information see the Vieillevie travel guide.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Don du Fel at 7 km and Mourjou at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vieillevie, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vieillevie in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aveyron department

Best known for its abbey and a s a pilgrimage destination, the...

See Conques guide
Le Don du Fel

Le Don du Fel

at 7 km (direction east), in the Aveyron department

Le Don du Fel is an impressive exhibition of artworks and pottery...

See Le Don du Fel guide


at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region in France, and...

See Mourjou guide


at 12 km (direction east), in the Aveyron department

The medieval bridges and half-timbered houses are among the highlights in the...

See Entraygues guide


at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Marcoles guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

In Maurs you can see the Abbey Church of Saint-Cesaire and half-timbered...

See Maurs guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aveyron department

This pretty village in the Aubrac region has several monuments of note,...

See Estaing guide
Chateau de Bournazel

Chateau de Bournazel

Castle at 23 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aveyron department

The Chateau de Bournazel is a charming chateau in the renaissance syle,...

See Chateau de Bournazel guide


at 27 km (direction west-south-west), in the Aveyron department

Peyrusse-le-Roc is most unusual in having the small village to explore, and...

See Peyrusse-le-Roc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction west), in the Lot department

Capdenac-le-Haut, another of the 'beautiful villages of France' is quite small but...

See Capdenac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aveyron department

The lovely riverside setting, the steep cobbled streets and the castle combine...

See Belcastel guide


at 30 km (direction west), in the Lot department

The market town of Figeac has many interesting historic buildings and streets...

See Figeac guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aveyron department

In the town of Espalion there is a lovely bridge over the...

See Espalion guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Aurillac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Vieillevie


Markets in and near Vieillevie

  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (12km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (14km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (19km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (19km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (29km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (31km)

More information about Vieillevie, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Vieillevie, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (43km)
  • Chateau Montal (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (24km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (26km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (31km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (56km)

Geography and distances

Vieillevie is in the southern-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Vieillevie is 468 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vieillevie

Canton: Montsalvy

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15120

Distance to Vieillevie

from Aurillac (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 468 km

from Calais: 702 km

from Nice: 401 km

from Bordeaux: 237 km

from Strasbourg: 598 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cassaniouze, Conques, Grand-Vabre and Senergues.

This page in French: Visiter Vieillevie

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