Aurillac and his country in the heart of the Auvergne, Aurillac is the only major city in a very rural department, the Cantal. Often used primarily Aurillac stage before sinking further to the discovery of his country and the natural sites of the region, but the city can also be a quiet base for exploring the surrounding area. Things to see and do in Aurillac Visit the quiet center, which has some remarkable monuments: the Saint-Etienne castle, St-Geraud Church Soon, we turn to the country of Aurillac, which for once is full interest: the Jordanne valley and gorges, the Monts du Cantal and the Puy Mary and the natural park of the Auvergne volcanoes ... the hike: the country of Aurillac is a paradise for hikers, we leave on foot or why not, accompanied by a donkey, while in winter, snowshoes are slipped! culinary and gastronomy The Auvergne cuisine is rich and tasty, that we find the right tables of Aurillac. The products of the land (cheeses, meats, cold cuts) are sold directly by producers, scattered around the city. Main Events Every year in August, the international street theater festival of Aurillac multiple anime shows and performances who are not afraid to be original! Or sleep ? Functional hotels are located on the outskirts of Aurillac, good for a short step; charming side, better to target the center of the addresses, or conversely find an accommodation in the countryside of Aurillac: villas, cottages, camping, etc ... Identity Population: 30000