Things to see and do - Aurillac
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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; ..
Château St-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..
21 pl. du Square F - 15000 Aurillac
Visitors to the city's law courts can admire the three 17C Flemish tapestries on display.
16, Cours Monthyon F - 15000 Aurillac
Prix Prices from : 79 €
QUALYS-HOTEL Grand Hôtel Saint-Pierre is ideally located in the centre of town, overlooking the beautiful countryside. It offers a peaceful setting, just minutes from the station and airport. A buffet breakfast is available every morning, at an extr..
20 Rue des Carmes F - 15000 Aurillac
Prix Prices from : 49 €
Hotel des Carmes is located in a semi-pedestrianied area of downtown Aurillac. It has a covered, heated swimming pool and a sauna. The 23 rooms overlook the hotel’s sun deck in the interior courtyard. Decorated in a contemporary style, they have a s..
13 Place Du Square F - 15000 Aurillac
Le Renaissance is a friendly hotel located in central Aurillac, surrounded by shops and restaurants. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi internet access and have private bathrooms with a massaging shower. The helpful staff at Le Renaissance will advise ..
28 rue du Dr-Louis-Mallet F - 15000 Aurillac
10 rue 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 rue 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..