Visit the Puy-de-Dôme in Auvergne

Welcome to the Puy-de-Dôme, a real treasure nestled in the heart of the Auvergne. Here, every visit is an invitation to discover a region rich in history and culture. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing break or a thrilling adventure, the Puy-de-Dôme has something for everyone.

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arch around camping murol
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Visit the surrounding area of camping le Pré

During your stay with us, don’t miss the chance to discover the hidden treasures of the surrounding towns. Nestled in picturesque landscapes, they are brimming with history and culture.

Le Puy de Sancy – 36km

The highest point in Auvergne at 1886m, dominating the Auvergne landscape, Puy de Sancy fascinates with its craggy peaks and grandiose panoramas. Classified as an exceptional natural site, admire breathtaking views over the region.

Your stay at camping Bel air Village Le Pré is the ideal opportunity to explore the wonders of the Puy-de-Dôme.

Discover Clermont-Ferrand, a dynamic city where history meets modernity. Visit the Basilique Notre-Dame du Port, a jewel of Romanesque art.

For a natural escape, the Parc naturel régional des Volcans d’Auvergne offers breathtaking scenery.

Things to do in Auvergne

The Puy-de-Dôme is a paradise forsports enthusias ts and families. Discover the joys of cycle touring through breathtaking landscapes.

For a more tranquil experience, opt for a day of relaxation at the Royat thermal baths, where well-being and relaxation are the watchwords. Families will be delighted by Vulcania, an educational theme park for young and old alike.

Vulcania – 43km

Vulcania invites you on a fascinating adventure to the heart of Auvergne’s volcanoes. This unique theme park plunges you into the mysteries of the earth, with interactive attractions, spectacular simulations and captivating exhibits. Explore the forces of nature that have shaped the region, discover the secrets of volcanoes and experience moments of wonder for the whole family.

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Cultural visits in Puy-de-Dôme

Discover the region’s rich historical heritage at sites such as the Château de Murol, where medieval shows will transport you to another era. Visit l’Aventure Michelin, a museum that traces the fascinating history of the famous Clermont-Ferrand company. Every day is an opportunity to marvel at the cultural treasures of the Puy-de-Dôme.

The lakes of Pavin, Chambon, Aydat, Guéry and the surrounding waterfalls are a natural paradise to discover. Immersed in the unspoilt landscapes of the Puy de Dôme, these jewels offer breathtaking views. Whether it’s a leisurely hike along the banks or contemplating the waterfalls that cascade into the clear waters of the lakes, every moment is an invitation to explore the wild beauty of the Auvergne.

Gastronomic specialities of Puy-de-Dôme

Wake up your taste buds to the authentic flavors of the region, with specialties such as truffade and pounti.

Take a stroll through the local markets, , where you can taste and buy local products such as Saint-Nectaire cheeses and Fourme d’Ambert.

Local markets :
Monday: market in Besse
Wednesday mornings: market in Murol (July-August)
Wednesday evenings : Champeix market (July-August)
Friday: market in Champeix
Saturday: market in Issoire
Sunday morning: market in Saint-Nectaire (July-August)

fourme ambert auvergne speciality

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