Ayat-sur-Sioule

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TownAyat-sur-Sioule
Insee code63025
Postcode63390
Latitude46.0503020
Longitude2.8894050
AltitudeFrom 360 to 716 meters
Surface14.20 km²
Population148 inhabitants
Density10 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townClermont-Ferrand (at 59 km, 57 min)Châteauneuf-les-Bains at 6 km (10 min)
DepartmentPuy-de-DômeSainte-Christine at 6.1 km (9 min)
RegionAuvergneSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

This small town is situated on a plateau down to the Sioule in 3 deep valleys and wild. A walk or trail riding you can discover the birthplace of General Desaix (death at Marengo in 1800) and some hotspots of resistance Combrailles. Those who seek will find the quiet refuge in the grotto of St. Menelaus, hermit and monk who raised Abbey Menat. Most athletes will embark on Brayne for canoeing down the Sioule.


SIGHTSEEING

Very beautiful church of the early 20th century.

Monument to the memory of General Desaix.

Walking tour.

Equestrian center (walking, hiking), open all year.


EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Mai: walking and pig on the spit.

August : Feast of the country Desaix.

September : European Heritage Day.

Late October: the traditional sauerkraut.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Puy de Dôme.

Vulcania.

Volcano open Lemptégy.

Château Rocher.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Guided tours and sightseeing in AuvergneCulture and education80 €Châtel-Guyon (19.8 km)
Visit La Mothe CastleCulture and educationFrom 4 € to 50 €Vicq (22 km)
Sweet cake workshopEntertainment10 €Gannat (24 km)

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PHOTOS

PondPond
 
LandscapeLandscape
Gour SaillantGour Saillant
 
Cascade three tanksCascade three tanks
The SiouleThe Sioule
 
Meander QueuilleMeander Queuille
ChanterellesChanterelles
 
PartyParty
PheasantPheasant
 
Valley SiouleValley Sioule

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WEATHER

Sunday 21 December
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Min. -2°C - Max. 6°C
Monday 22 December
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Min. -3°C - Max. 7°C
Tuesday 23 December
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Min. -3°C - Max. 10°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantHostellerie du Val de Sioule  
7.5
Ébreuil
A wind of change - It's a whirlwind of freshness that blows on traditional French cuisine Hostellerie du Val de Sioule. The classics are revisited with gusto by the Head of the institution,...
Located 16.9 km from Ayat-sur-Sioule15 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 2 bedroomsDomaine des Maillets    
9.5
Blot-l'Église
We are pleased to welcome our two rooms (one family) located in the old stables in our area from the 17th century that we restore with passion and authenticity.
Located 5.3 km from Ayat-sur-Sioule80 € the double room 
Farm with 3 bedroomsChambres d'hôtes le tilleul    
9.2
Sainte-Christine
In the heart of Combrailles near the gorge Sioule Nicole and Lawrence have chosen to develop an old farm. Typical planning.
Located 6 km from Ayat-sur-Sioule54 € the double room 
Farm with 3 bedroomsMontarlet  
Saint-Gervais-d'Auvergne
3 rooms, situated in a charming old farm, extremly peaceful, near the parc of the Auvergne volcanos.
Located 8.3 km from Ayat-sur-Sioule56 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Chalet for 40 personsLes cabanes des combrailles auvergne   NEW
Saint-Gervais-d'Auvergne
In wild nature in semi- mountain near the valley sioule (fishing, canoeing, kayaking) dams and queuille the fades, here you 're in Europe or France, over gaul : blink look at obelix...
Located 5.5 km from Ayat-sur-SiouleFrom 400 € to 600 € per week 
House for 9 personsBonsejour, location de gîtes en Auvergne
Saint-Gervais-d'Auvergne
Welcome to Bonsejour, the perfect place to rent your holidayhouse in the Auvergne. The houses are situated in the areas Allier and Puy de Dôme and around St. Gervais d'Auvergne, in...
Located 7.1 km from Ayat-sur-Sioule395 € per week 
House for 5 personsGîtes du Viaduc des Fades  
9
Les Ancizes-Comps
Discover the lodgings of the Fades Viaduct. You are located in a quiet, from where you overlook the beautiful Fades Viaduct and water retention, the view is magnificent! Two cottages...
Located 11 km from Ayat-sur-SiouleFrom 350 € to 575 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
50 places over 1,6 haCamping La Coccinelle    
8.8
Blot-l'Église
Near Gorges La Sioule, Fred, Ria, Richard and Paula, welcome you in a beautiful natural area suitable for children. The campground offers spacious sites for tents, caravans and motorhomes...
Located 7 km from Ayat-sur-SiouleFrom 14 € to 18 € per day 
6 places over 0,3 haMini-camping & gîte Les Fayes   
8.4
Gouttières
Mini-quiet campsite in the countryside. Amidst the beautiful nature of the Puy de Dome, Auvergne region. Scenic view: Puy-de-Dôme, Le Sancy / Mont Dore (1886 m), wood and Charolais...
Located 9.1 km from Ayat-sur-Sioule15 € per day 
278 places over 5 haCamping Le Ranch des Volcans     NEW
Châtel-Guyon
Camping *** The Volcano Ranch is located in Chatel- Guyon, a spa town in the Regional Park of the Volcanoes of Auvergne. Near the towns of Volvic and Clermont- Ferrand, the Ranch is...
Located 21 km from Ayat-sur-SiouleFrom 14.50 € to 19.50 € per day 

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HOTELS

Relais d'Auvergne - Hotel in Ayat-sur-SiouleRelais d'Auvergne     
8.2
Saint-Gervais-d'Auvergne
The 3-star hotel is ideally located close to Vulcania (European Park of Volcanism) in the heart of the bucolic Auvergne countryside, not far from Riom. Relais d'Auvergne offers the...
Located 5.7 km from Ayat-sur-SiouleRoom from 66 €
Castel Hotel 1904 - Hotel in Ayat-sur-SiouleCastel Hotel 1904     
8.3
Saint-Gervais-d'Auvergne
Located in the centre of Saint-Gervais-d'Auvergne, Castel Hotel 1904 has been run by the same family since 1904 and is set in a 17th-Century building. There are 2 restaurants on site...
Located 5.9 km from Ayat-sur-SiouleRoom from 79 €
Hotel Restaurant Les Gorges de Chouvigny - Hotel in Ayat-sur-SiouleHotel Restaurant Les Gorges de Chouvigny     
6.4
Chouvigny
A hotel set near La Sioule River, Hotel Restaurant Les Gorges de Chouvigny offers an à la carte restaurant, and en-suite rooms. The rooms at Hotel Restaurant Les Gorges de Chouvigny...
Located 11.5 km from Ayat-sur-SiouleRoom from 50 €

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Apparthotel Privilodges Carré de Jaude
Located in the centre of Clermont-Ferrand, this aparthotel offers self-catering apartments with the facilities of a hotel including 24-hour reception,...
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Comfort Hotel Clermont Saint Jacques
Located a 10-minute drive from the city centre, this hotel features air-conditioned rooms, 3 meeting rooms and a restaurant....
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