The Auvergne

Discover Auvergne

The Auvergne, a tourism accessible to all is a region located in the heart of the Massif Central, its capital is Clermont Ferrand. Its landscapes are quite varied, more than 200 volcanoes in the regional natural park of Auvergne volcanoes, like the Puy de Dôme, but also pastures that allow the breeding of different breeds of cows such as Charolais, Salers ... forests , lakes like Pavin and Chauvet ... hydrotherapy with Vichy ... skiing in winter. A cultural heritage with its old cities like Murat, its castles, its religious buildings in Puy en Velay, Issoire ... its museums as Vulcania ... its gastronomy with Cantal for its cheese ... its vineyards, its recipes like truffles, its mineral water with Volvic, his knives with Thiers ... his rubber with Goodyear Dunlop in Montlucon.

Day 1: Arrival at Clermont Ferrand. Transfer to your accommodation. Dinner and accomodation.

Day 2: Excursion of the day until the station of Lioran. Visit Murat, its medieval old town, at the crossroads of Haute Auvergne. The Planèse of St Flour with its wonderful landscapes, and its plateaux of Auvergne. Dinner and accomodation.

Day 3: Departure for the city center of Clermont Ferrand with its basilica Notre Dame du Port, the Place de Jaude and Place de la Victoire, the Lecoq garden, its narrow streets ... , visit the Michelin museum on the site of Cataroux in The former spinning workshop, the Michelin adventure is an exhibition dedicated to the past, present and future of the group. Dinner and accomodation.

Day 4: Excursion of the day at Mont dore, mountain and thermal resort, this big authentic village at the foot of the Puy de Sancy, walk in the cogwheel train of Puy de Dome, a trip to the top of the volcanoes that will make you discover its heritage, its traditions. La Bourboule, city of waters built along the banks of the Dordogne at 850m altitude in lush greenery. Dinner and accomodation.

Day 5: Free morning for last shopping and departure.