Champs-sur-Tarentaine-Marchal

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TownChamps-sur-Tarentaine-Marchal
Insee code15038
Postcode15270
Latitude45.3962020
Longitude2.5621210
AltitudeFrom 449 to 966 meters
Surface60.32 km²
Population1057 inhabitants
Density17 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsLanobre at 5 km
Chief townAurillac (at 84 km, 86 min)Bort-les-Orgues at 5.2 km
DepartmentCantalAntignac at 6.3 km
RegionAuvergneSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Green holiday resort in the North West department of Cantal, a country of wide open spaces, Champs-sur-Tarentaine-Marchal has many advantages for a pleasant holiday in the countryside. Between lakes, bogs and forests, close to the Corrèze and the Puy-de-Dôme, the common Artense has many tourist facilities and is very dynamic, especially in summer. Its commercial fabric and associations, various services available to the public, and many summer activities can enhance your stay.

Marchal is a village surrounded by landscapes Artense and is considered the capital of "fiddling" and traditional music. His church is attached to a rock and the remains of the castle located near it offer a vast panorama of the Monts du Sancy. A trail through the village traces the life of the towns of yesteryear.


SIGHTSEEING

Church of the Assumption (Marchal) of the 13th century.

Bog Pignole which is undoubtedly one of the most remarkable territory. Around the lake in about 1.5 ha grow shamrocks floating rafts in water, cushions and Sphagnum peat on the moors, all phases of evolution of a bog lake. Presence of Sundew.

Heated swimming pool, open from June 15 to August 31.

Mini-golf.

Horse farm.

Walk in the heart of the territory of Artense part of the Regional Natural Park of the Volcanoes of Auvergne.

Outdoor activities (biking, climbing, fishing, canyoning ...).

Opportunity to practice skijoring rollerblading. Reservation to +33 6 08 43 08 54.

Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Sumène Artense

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Every Thursday morning market.

1st Sunday of August: book festival and craft market.

The first weekend of September: the Festa Oreilha (Day violin).

The second weekend of September: Feast of the mold, with the participation of the village of La Plaine-sur-Mer.

Every Saturday in July and August from 19h, country market in the Salle Henri Less.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Green slope: old railway 14 km tarred with the possibility to practice cycling, rollerblading, scooter Bassignac to Vebret.

Nautical and beach on Lake Lastioulles: pedal boat rentals, catamarans, dinghies, canoes, kayaks and surfboards; lessons and courses at different levels.

Many hiking trails: guidebook "Roads Sumène Artense" (25 hiking trails - 12 road bike - Tour de Pays) on sale at the Tourist Offices.

Puy de Saignes dominated by a metal cross (reading tool landscape).

Chastel Marlhac tray (Le Monteil), view of the mountains of Sancy.

Roc Vignonnet (Antignac) view of the valley Sumène, 12th century chapel.

Museum of mine Champagnac exhibitions tools, accessories and pictures, movie, model. Open in July and August. Tel. : +33 4 71 69 61 55.

Museum of butterflies and insects of the world Ydes-Bourg: open in July and August. Tel. : +33 4 71 40 82 51.

Treasury of Sacred Art in Ydes-Bourg: open in July and August. Tel. : +33 4 71 40 82 51.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Horse-drawn caravan with leader in AuvergneNature and the outdoorsFrom 480 € to 1470 €Lanobre (5.5 km)
Introduction to watercolour: TravelogueEntertainment150 €Moussages (18.4 km)
Horse ride in the countrysideNature and the outdoorsFrom 24 € to 65 €Tauves (19.3 km)
Fly fishing at the Veirières estateNature and the outdoorsFrom 20 € to 40 €Saint-Vincent-de-Salers (20 km)
Arboretum, park of Neuvic d'Ussel CastleNature and the outdoors5 €Neuvic (23 km)

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PHOTOS

Bog PignoleBog Pignole
 
Church of the Assumption - MarchalChurch of the Assumption - Marchal

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WEATHER

Wednesday 3 September
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Min. 3°C - Max. 19°C
Thursday 4 September
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Min. 4°C - Max. 21°C
Friday 5 September
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Min. 9°C - Max. 19°C

BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Farm with 3 bedroomsChamp du Moulin    
9.8
Cros
Welcome to Odile and Patrick, for your stay in cottages in Auvergne, on the set of Artense; ideal region for a homecoming and a holiday in peace with family, friends, or vacationing...
Located 9.3 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalFrom 50 € to 52 € the double room 
Farm with 3 bedroomsLa Pinderie Massif du Sancy  
Chastreix
3 furnished rooms on the first floor of the owners' house (converted barn in 2008), rooms are accessed by entering either owners or independently from the terrace at the back overlooking...
Located 20 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-Marchal50 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsMaison Chabrat    
9.3
Liginiac
Rudi and Rita welcome you into their house in Correze where historic villages invite you to be discovered. During your excursions on foot, by bike or car, you will discover the beauty...
Located 21 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalFrom 57 € to 68 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Chalet for 6 personsDécouvrez l'Auvergne depuis votre chalet  
9.5
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Champs-sur-Tarentaine-Marchal
Supremely comfortable chalets with covered terrace, garden furniture, loungers and barbecue. Adsl access with free wifi. Eight-hectare estate with a stream running through it, chalets...
Located in Champs-sur-Tarentaine-Marchal273 € per week 
House for 4 personsLa Grangeoune  
8.8
Cros
On a 4-hectare property, which is itself surrounded by pastures and fir, the Grangeoune is an old farmhouse completely renovated in 1999. Ideal for nature lovers and lovers of peace...
Located 8.2 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalFrom 300 € to 450 € per week 
Chalet for 4 personsChalet de l'Artense   NEW
Cros
Charming little cottage of 20 m ² to 10 m ² plus mezzanine, comfortable, fitted floor kitchen, bathroom with shower and toilet ; 1 sofa bed, 140 in the living room, and a 140 cm bed...
Located 8.9 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalFrom 250 € to 320 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
220 places over 17 haCamping le lac de la siauve    
8.5
Lanobre
In the heart of one of the most beautiful regions of Europe, Our campsite gives you a change of scenery immediately calm and serenity. Nestled in nature, mini chalets, recent mobile...
Located 5.4 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalFrom 13 € to 18 € per day 
99 places over 4 haLe Moulin de Serre    
8.4
Singles
This very spacious and well maintained campsite is set in a beautiful wooded valley beside the Burande river, close to the upper Dordogne valley, between the very big lake of Bort les...
Located 16.4 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalFrom 9.90 € to 19.75 € per day 
55 places over 3 haCamping La Vallée    
9.6
La Tour-d'Auvergne
Small quiet family camping, altitude 900 m, 1 klm from the village (shops). Mobil homes, chalets and caravans, sweet animations and tranquility assured. Lake with lifeguard in summer...
Located 18 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-Marchal12.50 € per day 

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HOTELS

Le Rider - Hotel in Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalLe Rider     
6.6
Bort-les-Orgues
Le Rider Hotel is situated just in front of the train station in Bort les Orgues. It offers comfortable rooms with modern facilities and a restaurant. All of the rooms have a private...
Located 4.8 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalRoom from 45 €
Auberge Le Beaulieu - Hotel in Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalAuberge Le Beaulieu    
8.2
Beaulieu
Located in Beaulieu, Auberge Le Beaulieu offers guest rooms with a lake view, and a 24-hour reception. You can dine at the on-site restaurant and visit the Château de Val, which is...
Located 7.8 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalRoom from 32 €
Lutea - Hotel in Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalLutea     
7.4
Riom-ès-Montagnes
The Hotel Lutea is located in a peaceful setting in the heart of the Auvergne volcanic park. It offers comfortable rooms, free parking and free Wi-Fi access. Rooms come well-equipped...
Located 14.4 km from Champs-sur-Tarentaine-MarchalRoom from 48 €

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Hôtel Le Square
Set in the heart of Aurillac, this little hotel welcomes you near the historic city, in front of a beautiful park. Guest rooms were entirely renovated...
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Hôtel Le Brunet
Hôtel Le Brunet is an Alpine resort located in Saint Jacques des Blats. It is 5 minutes from the Lioran ski station, accessible...
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