Events, local festivals
Andros Trophy in Super-Besse
Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival.
Sancy Snow Jazz Festival
The "Famille Plus" label offers you the best guarantees for a successful family holiday thanks to its various commitments:
- a personalized welcome for families
- rates & animations adapted to each age activities to do with family or between siblings, cousins cousins ...
- easy access to nearby businesses and services dedicated and qualified professionals
On a family holiday, take part in discovery workshops, thematic outings, tours and circuits adapted for strollers and little ones ... Everything is developed for a practical family holiday.
Our Heritage sites & tourist activities
Visit to the feudal castle of Murol.
Les Fontaines Pétrifiantes (Petrifying Fountains).
Visit to the “Gaëc de l'Oiseau” farm to learn how Saint-Nectaire cheese is made.
Murols School of Painters Museum (weekends only).
Notre-Dame-du-Mont-Cornadore church in Saint-Nectaire (a major Romanesque Auvergne church).
Medieval town of Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise (pedestrian streets and “Besse stone” houses).
Lac Pavin (a magnificent volcanic crater).
“La Toinette & Julien” living history museum in Murat-le-Quaire.
The Roman baths at Mont-Dore. Issoire and the Saint-Austremoine Abbey (a major Romanesque Auvergne church), clock tower.
Vulcania, European volcano theme park.
Le Puy de Lemptégy, an open volcano.
Le Puy de Dôme – at 1465m, it's the highest altitude volcano in the Puys mountains, its summit accessible via the "Panoramique des dômes” rack railway. Volcanoes: Puy de la Vache and Puy de Lassolas, Petit Sarcouy and Grand Sarcouy, Puy de Pariou, and Puy de Côme...
Le Puy de Sancy at 1886m, the highest point in the Massif Central.
Châteaux and Romanesque churches (such as Notre-Dame-d'Orcival Basilica, Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand and the Saint-Saturnin church.)