Bateau Olt, promenade sur le Lot, Aveyron © CD12
Bateau Olt, promenade sur le Lot

Top 12 the lot valley in AveyronSee and do

La mine à ciel ouvert et le chevalement de mine de Decazeville

Decazeville

The mining industrial heritage of Decazeville : the open cast coal mine and the mine shaft of Decazeville.

Maison de la Vigne, du Vin et des Paysages d'Estaing

Coubisou

The Vignerons d'Olt welcome you to the Maison de la Vigne, du Vin et des Paysages d'Estaing (Vineyards, Wine and Landscapes of Estaing) to present to you the smallest AOC (delimited area of superior quality wine) vineyard in France. Discover the world of the Coustoubis, the Estaing wine people!

Capelette de Lenne

St-Martin-de-Lenne

Built on the causse near a Roman road, the capelette dominates the hamlet of Lenne.

Église paroissiale de St Geniez d'Olt

St-Geniez-d'Olt-et-d'Aubrac

Located on the right bank of the Lot, the parish church is Romanesque and was transformed in the early 18th century.

Collections Archéologiques de Girmou

Firmi

Exhibition: archeological finds from the site of Girmou, agricultural tools and interior of last century.

Les Escargots du Rouergue

Viviez

Between Figeac, Aurillac and Villefranche-de-Rouergue, farming of snail since 1988

Bernard Gratio Sculpteur sur bois

Entraygues-sur-Truyère

Wooden sculptures and ink drawings. Bernard Gratio, offers his treasures, the fruits of work passionately done that will delight your eyes. Workshop, gallery (watch work being done).

Moulin Méjane (Huile de noix, noisettes, farines bio)

Espeyrac

Sales of special flours, wheat flour, all types of organic wheat flour, nut and hazelnut oil production. Visits of the production possible.

Musée Jean BOUDOU

St-Laurent-d'Olt

This museum in the heart of the village of Saint Laurent d'Olt, holds documents on the works of Jean Boudou, Occitan writer, and sculptures by Lucien Girma. Temporary exhibitions are added each summer.

Saint Santin : Le Village double

St-Santin

From spring 2011, discover the history of the village of Saint Santin, village unique in France for its double identity and its unusual history.

La Triangulaire de Cransac

Cransac

Discover "La Triangulaire de Cransac MUSEE DE LA MEMOIRE - PROPRIETE UNIVERSELLE ®", work of art in the public space.

Chapelle d'Aurelle

St-Geniez-d'Olt-et-d'Aubrac

Jean-Marc Viguier (Vins d'Entraygues - Le Fel)

Entraygues-sur-Truyère

Vineyard: history of wine and vineyards in the region, presentation of the wine making activity and tasting. Situated at 1,5 km from Entraygues, towards Aurillac or Conques.

Église de La Roque-Valzergues

St-Saturnin-de-Lenne

The Romanesque church of la Roque Valzergues characterises the village.

Terra Olt

St-Parthem

Scenographic centre dedicated to the river Lot and the traditions of this valley: navigation, fishing, daily life of the Ribièrols (riverains in French - inhabitants), geography, geology, ... new interactive course to learn while having fun.

Découverte du village d'Estaing

Estaing

Discover the village of Estaing and its history: 15th century Saint Fleuret church, the Gothic bridge and college (early 16th century), the picturesque alley-ways and heritage curiosities. Free selguided-tour map of the village available at the information center. Guided tours on request (from groups of 10 only)

Château de Calmont d'Olt

Espalion

Perched above the town of Espalion, the castle of Calmont d'Olt is a historic monument which dominates the Lot valley. Daily shows and live demonstrations with siege machines everyday during the summer holidays.

Musée de la Mine Lucien Mazars

Aubin

History of the mines and industry of the Aubin-Decazeville area. Reconstruction of a mine gallery.

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