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Grand Site de France Puy Mary - Volcan du Cantal

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Fantastic views

If you're in the Cantal, you have to go to the top of this volcano, the views are amazing!! There... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
Gitesdelaprade
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Balledent, France
Magnificent views

The drive to the top of the "col" at 1589 meters is a winding and in parts narrow, road with... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2017
MiaEJ2013
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Frillesas, Sweden
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Oct 2, 2017
“Fantastic views”
Jun 3, 2017
“Magnificent views”
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Route du Puy Mary, 15590 Mandailles-Saint-Julien, France
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

If you're in the Cantal, you have to go to the top of this volcano, the views are amazing!! There is a restaurant at the top and a tourist centre, just go!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed June 3, 2017

The drive to the top of the "col" at 1589 meters is a winding and in parts narrow, road with breathtaking views. Very popular with cyclists so prepare to share the road. If you are into walking, you can explore even further heights once you've...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

The walk to the top of the Puy Mary is a well laidout path which requires a good and steady health. Be aware: going down is more tiring than going up. Bit it is absolutely recommended. The views are great although the surrounding nature is...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

Well, what can I say, we were leaving Aurillac , and missed that left turn! And a couple or hours later we were 2 clicks up da mountain ! Fantastic views, make sure you check the weather, would'to want to be driving up here in...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed July 25, 2015

I'm so glad we made this day trip from our gite in the auvergne. At 1,783 metres it is one of the highest peaks in the Cantal and the views from the summit are stupendous on a clear day. The tourist information says that it...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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