Township Aumont-Aubrac is located north-west of the department of Lozere, bordering the scenic granite mountains of Margeride and huge basaltic plateau of Aubrac.
The Aumont-Aubrac origins are obscure. From the first known documents, the village already existed around the year one thousand and would have formed around a priory founded by the lords Peyre. In the Middle Ages, the village extended from the church to the current mayor. The modern city developed along the N9.
In August 2002, was the 12th Aumont-Aubrac village of France for the label "Village Stage" and the second on the A75 after Massiac.
Priory House, headquarters of the Tourist Office: Building 1684, restored in 1990 (vault, mullioned windows, showroom, selling local products).
Church of St. Stephen the twelfth, rebuilt over the centuries.
Statue of the Beast of Gevaudan, this beast has raged in the region from 1764 to 1767 by more than 100 victims.
Tip del Fabre statue of Christ the King and panoramic views.
The third Sunday of August: Flea market and to exchange old postcards.
The first Sunday in October: Frequently Asked mushrooms.
December 31 New Year's Eve New Year's Eve.
ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND
Lozère draws for hiking as a guidebook of 18 hiking trails departing from different municipalities in the canton of Aumont-Aubrac was published by the RSFF. It is on sale at the Tourist Office of Earth Peyre Aumont-Aubrac. In addition, Aumont-Aubrac is a step in the pilgrimage of St Jacques de Compostela is the starting circuit for several days:
Tour of the Monts d'Aubrac: 5-8 days walking through the vast plateau of Aubrac. Guidebook published by F.F.R.P. (Ref. 616) on sale at the Maison de la Presse Aumont-Aubrac.
Way of Saint Guilhem le Desert: more than 15 days of hiking starting Aumont-Aubrac. Crossing the Aubrac, the Causses, the Tarn gorges, the Natural Park of Cevennes massif Aigoual and Navacelles. Guidebook published by the RSFF (number 4834) on sale at the House of the Press Aumont-Aubrac or can order it on the website of the RSFF.
In the area you will find:
Archaeological Site Javols (former Gallo-Roman capital).
Wolves of Gevaudan (animal park in a fun and educational setting).
The Chateau de la Baume (visit of the castle were dismantled following the religious wars and beautifully restored).
The subject of European bison (Bison approach carriage parole).
The Museum of metallurgy and Apcher tower in Saint-Chely-d'Apcher.
The waterfall near Déroc Nasbinals.
Two fortified town (Malzieu City and Marvejols) ...