The Musee Joseph Vaylet and the Espalion Pont Vieux are some of the things to do and see within Espalion.
From perennial tourist favourites to secret places that are waiting just for you, Midi-Pyrenees is dotted with natural and cultural attractions. Head 15 miles (24 kilometers) northeast to Rodez, where you can enjoy the Rodez Cathedral and Place d'Armes.
While you are staying in Espalion, why not head to Millau. Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) away, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you can find Place Foch, Millau Viaduct and Musee de Millau. Place du Mandarous and Puech d'Andan are some other popular places definitely worth visiting for those who have more time on their hands.
Every place you visit has its special history and the Midi-Pyrenees area has plenty of its own stories to tell. The old towns here provide great insights into the past. Midi-Pyrenees features a fascinating spiritual life; so take the time to visit the area's most important monasteries.
Mix education and relaxation during your stay by joining a group of like-minded travelers on one of the area's informative guided nature walks, cycling tours and city walking tours. Visitors looking for some fresh air and thrills shouldn't miss the chance to get their fix by joining a hiking or mountain biking adventure.
At the end of your adventure in Espalion, use your last euros on last minute keepsakes and bid a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).