Things to see and do - Aurillac
Unmissable tourist sites
Aurillac Travel guide
Aurillac : Michelin's recommendations
Volcanoes, a Pope, gold diggers and umbrellas. The business and tourism capital of the Haut-Auvergne, with its half-timbered houses Aurillac does not lack charm. It provides a particularly lively setting in August during the time of the street theatre Festival.
Tourist attractions Aurillac : Things to see and do
F - 15000 Aurillac
From the top of the Puy Mary the view takes in the Cantal mountains, Europe's biggest volcanic range. Originally a gigantic volcano, it has been worn down by millennia of erosion. The puys have taken on various shapes: Puy Griou appears like a peak; ..
r. du Château-Saint-Étienne F - 15000 Aurillac
Four rooms in the Volcanoes Museum make use of interactive scale models, multimedia terminals and video films to explore four volcano-related themes: "The Earth - a troubled planet"; "Cantal, a land on the move"; "Volcanoes a..
pl. du Square F - 15000 Aurillac
Visitors to the city's law courts can admire the three 17C Flemish tapestries on display.
15 Place du Square F - 15000 Aurillac
Prix Prices from : 49 €
Set in the heart of Aurillac, this little hotel welcomes you near the historic city, in front of a beautiful park. Guest rooms were entirely renovated at the end of 2009. Hotel Le Square features comfortable guestrooms that are stylishly decorated. ..
2 Avenue De La Republique F - 15000 Aurillac
The Grand Hotel is located Aurillac city centre, just 500 metres from the Maison des Congres. It offers soundproofed accommodation with satellite TV and free Wi-Fi access. A buffet breakfast is available each morning and this meal can be served in t..
16, cours Monthyon F - 15000 AURILLAC
Prix Prices from : 78 €
In the heart of the town. Magnificent view of the â€œPays Vertâ€� hills. In the morning, superb breakfast-room with its wood panelling â€“ an official historical monument. Menus â€œPlaisirâ€� and â€œTerroir Gourmandâ€� served in a renovated setting, ..
28 r. du Dr-Louis-Mallet F - 15000 Aurillac
20 r. Carmes F - 15000 Aurillac
10 r. Champeil F - 15000 Aurillac
Subtle and clever: such is the cooking of Didier Guibert, who works with only the freshest of ingredients. The meat is supplied by his two brothers, who are butchers by trade, and the vegetables come from the in-laws' vegetable garden. How better to ..
4 r. du 14-Juillet F - 15000 Aurillac
We love the discreet charm of this little restaurant in a side street close to the town centre. A handful of tables stand in a cosy decor beneath a beamed ceiling. Hidden away in his kitchen, the chef concocts inventive, flavoursome - and sometimes s..