Brives-Charensac Vacation Packages
Paris, which is the national capital, is situated 270 miles (435 kilometers) north of Brives-Charensac, while Lyon lies 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the northeast.
To experience this region in all it's variety, rent a vehicle and explore the sights and attractions around Brives-Charensac. Approximately 2 miles (3 kilometers) away lies Le Puy-en-Velay. Head here to enjoy the Le Puy Cathedral and Rocher Corneille.
Saint-Etienne is 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Brives-Charensac. This regional center contains a some great tourist attractions, such as Zenith Saint-Etienne Metropole, Musee d'Art et d'Industrie and Musee des Beaux-Arts. Cathedral of Saint Charles Borromeo, Stade Geoffroy-Guichard and Saint-Etienne Golf Club are also worth a visit before returning to Brives-Charensac.
Experience moments of transcendence in Auvergne's monasteries.
A fun way to experience the wild landscapes in Auvergne is to sign up for a mountain biking or horse riding adventure.
Those who travel often know that eating what the locals eat is one of the most rewarding ways to taste a region's character. Mushrooms and also truffles are popular ingredients here. Why not order tripoux (tripe 'parcels' in savoury sauce) or truffade (sautéed potatoes with garlic and cheese)? Both meals are a common fare in this area. Don't feel that a meal is finished without wine? Taste Chardonnay or Gamay, two regional favourites.
When the time is right to head off and say "Au revoir / À bientôt" to Brives-Charensac, you'll be well stocked up with special memories to last a lifetime.
Accommodation in Brives-Charensac
If you can't find a place to stay near Brives-Charensac, there are some accommodation options within driving distance. The Hôtel Chris'tel in Le Puy-en-Velay, for example, is 0.9 miles (1.4 kilometers) from Brives-Charensac. Alternatively, stay at the Hôtel Chris'tel, which are some other Expedia-listed France hotels within driving distance.