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Photo of Ytrac in Cantal

Photo is of Aurillac at 6 km from Ytrac

Visit Ytrac: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Aurillac at 6 km and Marcoles at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ytrac, 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 Ytrac in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 6 km (direction east)

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

See Aurillac guide


at 15 km (direction south)

The fortified village of Marcoles dates from the 10th...

See Marcoles guide


at 15 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Laroquebrou guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction north-east)

The very picturesque village of Tournemire is overlooked by...

See Tournemire guide


at 21 km (direction north-north-east)

Saint-Chamant is a small Auvergne village with a castle...

See Saint-Chamant guide


at 25 km (direction north-east)

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

See Fontanges guide


at 25 km (direction south)

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region...

See Mourjou guide


at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Maurs guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-north-east)

Salers, listed as a 'most beautiful village in France' is...

See Salers guide
Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

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

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

See Tours de Merle guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

On the banks of the Lot river the small village of Vieillevie...

See Vieillevie guide
Le Don du Fel

Le Don du Fel

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

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

See Le Don du Fel guide


at 34 km (direction south-east), in the Aveyron department

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

See Entraygues guide


at 34 km (direction south-east)

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

See Mauriac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Ytrac


Markets in and near Ytrac

  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (25km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (26km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (33km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (34km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (40km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (40km)

More information about Ytrac, Auvergne

Tourist attractions near Ytrac, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (33km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Montal (40km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (42km)
  • Assier Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Liadouze (30km)
  • Puy Griou (33km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (35km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (59km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (31km)

Geography and distances

Ytrac is in the southern-centre of France at 6 kilometres from Aurillac, the department capital (general information: Ytrac is 438 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ytrac

Canton: Aurillac 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Aurillac

Department: Cantal

Region: Auvergne

New region: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 15000

Distance to Ytrac

from Aurillac (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 438 km

from Calais: 672 km

from Nice: 413 km

from Bordeaux: 232 km

from Strasbourg: 578 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aurillac, Crandelles, Naucelles, Saint-Paul-Des-Landes and Sansac-de-Marmiesse.

This page in French: Visiter Ytrac

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