Arques

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

TownArquesLe Vibal at 3.5 km
Insee code12010Ségur at 4.1 km
Postcode12290Prades-Salars at 6.1 km
Latitude44.3179620Sévérac-l'Église at 6.2 km
Longitude2.7998750Pont-de-Salars at 7.1 km
AltitudeFrom 714 to 947 metersLaissac at 7.2 km
Surface11.29 km²Bertholène at 8.7 km
Population119 inhabitantsPalmas at 9.1 km
Density10 inhabitants/km²Canet-de-Salars at 10 km
Chief townRodez (at 24 km, 28 min)Agen-d'Aveyron at 10.5 km
DepartmentAveyronMontrozier at 10.7 km
RegionMidi-PyrénéesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Small rural town in the sparsely populated. A 13 km northeast of Pont-de-Salars on the D 29 which connects Millau to Rodez.

The Vicomte de Millau gave the church to the Abbey of Conques in the 11th century. It was later attached to the abbey of La Chaise-Dieu. Dependence of the manor of Montrozier, under the Count of Rodez, and the king.

The lordship of the extended Arques Palanges and was the current municipality of the same name over two enclaves included in the current common and Vézins Segur de Lévézou.


SIGHTSEEING

16th century church. Belfry, retable of the seventeenth, regilded the 18th century.

Viaur banks, end of Lake Pont-de-Salars Fabre at the Moulin.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Trails in the chain of countries around the peak of Palanges Pal at 1155 m, the highest point of the chain.

Church of St. Martin of Cormières 15th century belfry, MHI.

Possibility of fishing on the river or lake Viaur Pont-de-Salars.

Beach, water sports at Pont-de-Salars.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Snail farm tour & tastingLocal flavours3 €Flavin (10.4 km)
Stand up paddle, canoeing and kayaking on the LotSports sensations18 €Sainte-Eulalie-d'Olt (20 km)
Well-being massageWellbeingFrom 35 € to 65 €Castelnau-Pégayrols (23 km)
Karting, quad, mountain biking and archerySports sensationsFrom 15 € to 75 €Castelnau-Pégayrols (25 km)

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WEATHER

Sunday 31 August
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Min. 10°C - Max. 24°C
Monday 1 September
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Min. 9°C - Max. 24°C
Tuesday 2 September
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Min. 6°C - Max. 27°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantCampanile Rodez  
8.3
Rodez
The city of Rodez is one of the most emblematic of southern France, it is also a candidate for the World Heritage of UNESCO. The city is full of museums and art galleries and invites...
Located 18.6 km from Arques19 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantEldorado - Fast Hôtel   NEW
Sébazac-Concourès
BAR- BREWERY - Featuring a bar and restaurant, welcomes you Fasthôtel Eldorado 8 km from the center of Rodez. The restaurant offers regional cuisine generous and frank in a warm and...
Located 18.8 km from Arques21 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantHostellerie de Fontanges  
8.9
Onet-le-Château
The sumptuous surroundings of Hostellerie de Fontanges opens its doors and invites you to his table. In the vaulted room of this old house dating from the sixteenth century or terrace,...
Located 19.7 km from Arques25 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsLe clos du barry  
Sévérac-l'Église
Le clos du Barry welcomes you in an old farmhouse tastefully renovated character. We offer 4 guest rooms of charm (between 2 and 5 people) and a traditional guest table. A common room...
Located 6.3 km from ArquesFrom 68 € to 90 € the double room 
Farm with 4 bedroomsChambres d 'hôtes le mas capel 3 epis    
9.7
Salles-Curan
Situated in a hamlet on the set of a 5 nm levezou lake Pareloup Corp. This recently restored farm in the middle of a park invites you to relax and rest. 4 spacious restored in a contemporary...
Located 14.1 km from ArquesFrom 58 € to 65 € the double room 
Castle with 5 bedroomsLes Chambres d'Hôtes du Chateau  
Salles-Curan
Former summer residence of the Bishops of Rodez in the fifteenth century, the castle Salles Curan, located in the heart of the village, offers fully renovated rooms, combining the charm...
Located 15.1 km from Arques80 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 4 persons'hermet 12780 Saint_Léons
Saint-Léons
Former granary restored in a small hamlet in the countryside at 830 m altitude. Located in a farmhouse detached house on 2 levels with terrace. The accommodation comprises a living...
Located 16.9 km from ArquesFrom 260 € to 340 € per week 
House for 5 personsGîte de la Draye  
9.3
Sainte-Eulalie-d'Olt
Rent a cottage in North Aveyron in the municipality of Ste Eulalie d'Olt listed 'most beautiful village in France - This traditional house is located in a renovated farmhouse with 2...
Located 17.5 km from ArquesFrom 280 € to 420 € per week 
Apartment for 4 personsAppartement de charme Rodez   NEW
Rodez
Charming apartment in the heart of Rodez. Refurbished.
Located 18.3 km from Arques500 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
71 places over 1,7 haCamping bellerive    
8.8
Saint-Côme-d'Olt
The campsite is ideally located in the green valley of the Lot river, 100 meters to one of the most beautiful villages of France. On the St Jacques de Compostelle path and surrounded...
Located 22 km from Arques12.60 € per day 

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HOTELS

Logis Des Voyageurs - Hotel in ArquesLogis Des Voyageurs     
7.3
Pont-de-Salars
Logis Des Voyageurs is located in Pont De Salars in Aveyron. It offers guestrooms with TV and free Wi-Fi internet access. This Logis hotel has a gourmet restaurant that serves local...
Located 7.1 km from ArquesRoom from 50 €
Hôtel Armony - Hotel in ArquesHôtel Armony     
6.9
Laissac
With free Wi-Fi internet access, this hotel features an outdoors swimming pool, a terrace and free private parking. Located in Laissac, it is 25 km from Rodez Train Station and a 35-minute...
Located 7.3 km from ArquesRoom from 55 €
Logis de France Cazes Arazat - Hotel in ArquesLogis de France Cazes Arazat     
7.9
Laissac
Located 23 km from Rodez Train Station, this 2-star hotel has a restaurant that serves regional dishes. Free internet access is provided in the guest rooms and packed lunches are possible...
Located 7.3 km from ArquesRoom from 52 €

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Cévenol Hôtel
Set next to the Millau Viaduct, the Cévenol Hôtel offers spacious and cosy rooms with free Wi-Fi internet access. Guests enjoy access to an outdoor swimming...
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ibis Rodez Centre
The ibis Rodez Centre hotel is located in the heart of Rodez, a few minutes from the cathedral and the Convention Centre....
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