Tourism Aurillac, the tourism capital in high-auvergne

Aurillac is at the border between the mountain and the plain. While the Jordanne River is flowing through its centre, the city, located at the foot of the Monts du Cantal, is looking toward the southwest of France , toward the Languedoc and the Quercy.

Although it is several hundred years old, Aurillac has succeeded in keeping its historical and cultural Heritage intact. Stroll around its shady gardens, through the paths of the park " Le Square ", discover its old town houses, the remains of the abbatial town, the verdant landscape. and enjoy yesterday and today's features of Aurillac.

The rich and dynamic Art and Archaeology Museum, the Volcano Museum that enlightens us on the mysteries of Earth, the friendly hospitality of the inhabitants, the Street Theatre Festival which attracts a passionate and cosmopolitan audience every year, the special area dedicated to horses - ideal for horse-riding lovers are other aspects of Aurillac attraction. And what about going for a walk, a ride or a drive in the superb landscape of the region Visit Aurillac and let the city seduce you.

Attractions in Aurillac

The Art and Archaeology Museum of Aurillac

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Aurillac
  • Durée : 1 jour

Discover a world of art and history, the savoir-faire of the craftsmen of the past via a collection of local objects (umbrellas, silversmith, jewelry). Visit inside a typical house of Cantal.


Tourism in the 'Lac des graves'

  • Thème : Sport and leisure
  • Départ : Aurillac
  • Durée : 5 jours

The 'Lac des Graves' is located in the heart of the natural park of the 'volcans d'Auvergne', in one of the most beautiful valleys in Cantal, between Aurillac and Puy Mary, 38 ha of preserved environment.

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Discover Aurillac

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Aurillac
  • Durée : 7 jours

Discover our city, museum and meet with the local craftsmen, visit the industrial sites and castles.

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Touring Polminhac

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Polminhac
  • Durée : 3 jours

Polminhac is a town of the Carladès and has many castles and manors. Le village developed at the foot of the Cere Valley above the water meadows and between a torrent.

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