La Chaise-Dieu (±30 km)

 

La Chaise Dieu is situated on a wide plateau at an altitude of a 1000 meters. A remote village with majestic buildings.

 

 

La Chaise Dieu

The abbey of La Chaise Dieu

 

Le Puy-en-Velay (±70 km)

 

The capital of the Verveine liqueur, the city with an enormous statue of Maria made out of bronze and the holy "Black Madonna".

Le Puy is a pleasant city with a lot of curiosities that will justifie visiting this town.

 

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View on Le Puy-en-Velay

 

The Puy-de-Dôme (±90 km)

 

Are you confortable on a mountain with phenomenal view, then the Puy-de-Dôme is just the right place to visit. On an altitude of 1465m you can strawl and admire the view to all quarters of the compass. For example to the west you have a view on the Massif du Sancy, while straight east you can admire the city Clermont-Ferrand from above.

The "black" cathedral is well recognizable. When you are there under the best weather conditions, its even possible to see the Mont Blanc. The view is covering 11 departments!

 

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The weather station on the Puy-de-Dôme