Laussonne is located some 280 miles (451 kilometers) from Paris, the capital of France, and about 65 miles (105 kilometers) from Lyon.
It is common for travelers to use Laussonne as a starting point for further adventures. Auvergne has plenty of attractions. If you are after more things to see and do, head to the Le Puy Cathedral and Rocher Corneille in the vicinity of Le Puy-en-Velay, which you'll find roughly 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the southeast of Laussonne.
Around 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northeast of Laussonne is Saint-Etienne, a regional center which is home to Zenith Saint-Etienne Metropole, Cite du Design and Cathedral of Saint Charles Borromeo. Saint-Etienne has much to offer travelers keen to stay for a day or two. Saint-Etienne Golf Club, Jean Monnet University and Stade Geoffroy-Guichard are some of the other places sure to delight.
Auvergne is graced with a rich spiritual life; learn more at the area's beautiful churches.
A fun way to experience the unique natural environment in Auvergne is to sign up for a hiking or mountain biking adventure.
When it is time to depart from this unique place, say goodbye the way French's do, with a heartfelt "Au revoir / À bientôt."