Pontaumur is a popular place to head to in Puy-de-Dome as many of the city’s star attractions are within easy reach. Among the places not to miss are the marvelous Vulcania and the incredible Puy de Pariou. Two other popular spots that are nearby Pontaumur are the Notre Dame d'Orcival and the Puy de Dome.
To really get a feel for Puy-de-Dome, head to one of its many cultural destinations. There are plenty of excellent places visitors can pay a visit to for an afternoon including the Maison de la Pierre in Volvic.
If the weather is good, follow the locals and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Pack sunscreen and a hat and your favorite watersports gear and spend some time on the water at the Lac de Servieres in Orcival.
If you're a sports fan, you'll love seeing Pontaumur favorites, the ASM Clermont Auvergne, take to the field at Parc des Sports Marcel Michelin, Clermont-Ferrand. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear yellow and blue, the colors of the ASM Clermont Auvergne.
Finding somewhere suitable to base yourself in the Pontaumur area is simple. The Hotel Le Pairoux, Enval, the Le Relais des Puys, Orcines and the Logis La Rose des Vents, Volvic are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.