des Causses à l'Aubrac
Things to see and do
“Des Causses à l’Aubrac” est à la croisée de 3 mondes complémentaires et fascinants : le Causse, l’Aubrac et les Vallées du Lot et de l’Aveyron.
Vos escapades champêtres vous mèneront à la découverte de paysages variés et contrastés, de villages chargés d’histoire et d’un riche patrimoine, et des savoir-faire de nos artisans d’art et producteurs.
Notre territoire des Causses à l’Aubrac comblera votre soif de découverte.
Saint Eulalie d'Olt, classed amongst the plus beaux villages de France (most beautiful villages in France), has set up an artistic and craft centre. A old 17th century barn has been restored to enable the installation of artists and artisans d'art (artistic craftsmen). This building called "Eulalie d'Art" houses 6 creation workshops that perpetuate the "savoir-faire".
Village fortifié de Vimenet
The association "L'Eau et la Pierre" propose a 2h guided tour of the medieval village of Vimenet by appointment for groups. Guided tours in summer (enquire) or by appointment for groups. Bookings: Tourism Office : +33 5 65 70 71 30.
Ste Eulalie d'Olt, village classé parmi les Plus Beaux Villages de France en Aveyron
Along the left bank of the Lot, in a fertile plain, at 4 km upstream from St Geniez, the medieval hamlet of Ste Eulalie d'Olt, village listed among the Prettiest Villages in France . The medieval town, nestled in greenery, charms the visitor with its stone houses, sometimes thatched, and their generously flowery façades. Through the twisting narrow alleys, shaded squares and spots, the walker discoves the secular past of the town and the local know-how in the workshops of the arts craftsmen. A land of traditions, the village managed to keep two: the Procession of Sainte Epine, the 2nd Sunday in July and the "Poule Un" (auction of donkey food) on 1 November.
Église de la Capelle Bonance
The church of la Capelle Bonance dominates the village, nested in the valley between Lot and Serre.
La Maison des Dolmens
La Maison des Dolmens is a discovery site in the Parc Naturel Régional des Grands Causses: you will find an exhibition on the construction and the functions of these "stone tables". 17 dolmens are to be found around the Maison des Dolmens ... so don't hesitate to follow the "Dolmen Discovery Circuit" available at the Office de Tourisme!
Espace Archéologique Départemental de Montrozier
Linked to the latest archaeological research in the Aveyron, presentation of temporary exhibitions and archaeological collections from the Aveyron. Pedagogical activities and visits to archaeological sites by appointment.
Église St Laurent de Prades d'Aubrac
Prades d'Aubrac is one of the highest municipalities of the department with Aurelle-Verlac. The church was rebuilt from 1540 to 1546.
Chapelle St Ferréol
The chapel St Ferréol, built at the foot of Marijolet on the banks of the Lot, dates from the 17th century.
Village de caractère- Saint Grégoire
A discovery outside the beaten track...Saint Grégoire is a fabulous hamlet, on the flank of the hill and looking out over the Olip valley. While strolling you will discover numerous medieval buildings and you will be surprised by its church and impressive belltower... A must during your holidays in the Aveyron!