Destination guide

The majestic setting of Cantal is ready to explore

The area's churches and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Cantal. This city's skiing, mountain views and golfing draw many visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Cantal

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Cantal a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Téléphérique du Plomb du Cantal (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Le Lioran (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Golf de Haute Auvergne (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Golf Val St Jean (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Caleden Spa Center (21.2 mi / 34.2 km)
  • GAEC du Mont-Journal (22.4 mi / 36 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cantal

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Cantal is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Puy Mary (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Source du Par (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)
  • Volcan d'Auvergne (24.7 mi / 39.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Cantal

The nearest airport is in Aurillac (AUR-Tronquieres), located 16.1 mi (25.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Rodez (RDZ-Marcillac), which is 45.2 mi (72.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Murat Le Lioran Station, Vic-sur-Cere Station and Polminhac Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Cantal?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 833 vacation rentals near Cantal. From 323 Houses to 118 Chalets, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cantal for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Cantal?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Cantal. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Vic-sur-Cere Station: 225 vacation rentals
  • Place Tyssandier-d'Escous: 225 vacation rentals
  • Aurillac Station: 240 vacation rentals
  • Murat Le Lioran Station: 232 vacation rentals
  • Caleden Spa Center: 185 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cantal listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Cantal?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 323 Houses in Cantal. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cantal include:

  • Chalets: 118 rentals available
  • Villas: 15 rentals available
  • Cottages: 132 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cantal?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 267 vacation rentals with pool available in Cantal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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