Things to see and do - Brioude
Unmissable tourist sites
Brioude Travel guide
Brioude : Michelin's recommendations
Built on a terrace overlooking the plain, Brioude is a small, bustling country town in the Allier valley with a southern feel and rich heritage. Visit the Basilique Saint-Julien, an architectural masterpiece of coloured stone, and a mix of Romanesque and Gothic art. Take time to stroll around the town’s pleasant streets, admiring its well-restored façades. In the surrounding area, centuries-old churches and castles look down on the banks of the Allier river from their impregnable sites.
Tourist attractions Brioude : Things to see and do
F - 43100 Brioude
Begun in 1090, St-Julien's basilica was finished in 1180 and raised and given rib vaulting in 1259. It is well worth exploring inside to admire the superb east end, whose layout is typical of the Romanesque school of Auvergne, whereas the ornamentati..
Avenue Paul Chambriard F - 43100 Brioude
Hotel La Sapinière is located in Brioude, just 20 km away from the Allier gorges and 33 km away from Issoire. Guests can relax by the indoor swimming pool and the hot tub. The rooms at Hotel La Sapinière are decorated with colors inspired by nature ..
11 Parc des Conchettes F - 43100 Brioude
av. Paul-Chambriard F - 43100 Brioude
1 bd Dr-Devins F - 43100 Brioude
This restaurant is well known in the region and run by two welcoming sisters who lavish their guests with attention! The rustic-style interior decor is echoed in the food, which uses local ingredients and is served in generous portions.