Vieillevie tourism and travel guide

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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.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Conques at 5 km and Cassaniouze at 6 km.

Vieillevie, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Conques Abbey

Conques Abbey

Abbey at 5 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aveyron department

Conques abbey is a roman style church built in the 11th century in the...

See Conques Abbey guide


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

Best known for its abbey and as a pilgrimage destination, the beautiful village of...

See Conques guide


at 6 km (direction north-west)

Cassaniouze is a small town in Cantal with several small attractions...

See Cassaniouze guide


at 6 km (direction north-west)

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

See Sénezergues guide
Le Fel

Le Fel

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

Although small, the location of Le Fel and the pretty houses and views make...

See Le Fel 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 8 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Junhac guide


at 8 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aveyron department

Espeyrac is a small, picturesque village surrounded by chestnut forests...

See Espeyrac guide


at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Mourjou guide


at 10 km (direction north-east)

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

See Montsalvy guide


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

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

See Entraygues guide


at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Marcoles guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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, including the...

See Estaing guide

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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