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What To Do In The Local Area

Go cycling and off road cycling through the forests and villages of the Livradois Forez. Take the hiking routes straight from the front door, or stroll along the tiny lanes around the hamlets which make up our village, all in peaceful rural splendour. Take a walk with a donkey, he carry’s your bags and picnic and is great company or go horse riding. For the adventurous, try you hand at all sorts of flying, hang gliding, para gliding, hot air ballooning etc. Visit the many local museums on rural life and crafts. Visit sublime chateaux – from old castles to furnished palaces Take a trip along scenic railway lines either by vintage train or on a « bike train ». Explore mediaeval towns and villages, such as Ambert, Thiers, Puy-en-Velay. Stroll around flea markets and local produce fetes. There are many events throughout the summer – cycling races, motorcycle races, rallying, country music festival, classical music festival, world music festival.


Don’t forget to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Puy de Dome, Napoleonic Vichy, or mediaeval Puy en Velay all are just a short drive away


Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Scroll Through The Photos To Visit, Le Monestier, Ambert, Livradois Forez Park, Puy en Velay etc.