Things to do in auvergne

Attractions and places of interest

The highest point of the city of Le Puy-en-Velay, the cathedral contains architectural styles from every period between the 5th and 15th centuries.

Attractions and places of interest

A pretty, late 19th century mansion, the Maison Mantin now holds a museum with collections of art, archaeology and natural history. Closed for almost a century, it re-opened its doors to...

Attractions and places of interest

Set in the barns of the former monastery, the Museum of Souvigny has a permanent collection dedicated to the archaeological, religious and ethnological heritage of the surrounding area...

Attractions and places of interest

Sitting on top of a 2,500ft high hill of volcanic rock, the statue of Notre Dame de France, the Virgin Mary, looms over the town of Le Puy-en-Velay.

Attractions and places of interest

Inaugurated in 1902, the Vichy Opera House is a stunning example of Art Nouveau architecture. Holding performances of opera, theatre, classical music, ballet and dance, you can enjoy a...

Attractions and places of interest

Famous since the Roman times, Vichy waters are renowned for their therapeutic benefits. In the 18th century luxurious baths were built to replace those in existence by Louis XVI and the...