The village of Laussonne is 18 km from the town of Puy-en-Velay and 15 km massif Mzenc. At the foot of the plateau of Fraisse and LHERM and that of Badioux the Laussonne dug bed.
It is under the name "Terra Lapsonna" in the year 857 after the cartulary of the abbey Monastier, found the first traces of the name Laussonne.
Since 1965, Laussonne is twinned with Niedergründau which lies 30 km from Frankfurt. Exchanges are many and periodicals through the twinning committee and associations. Laussonne also maintains close relations with Fiorenzuola d'Arda (Italy), a city 30 km from Parma also has relics of St Florent.
On the CD 36, leading to Mezenc in the northern zone and Gerbier-of-Reeds, this charming village awaits you nestled around its 11th century Romanesque church which is a relic of St Florent.
The anglers will love the rivers and Aubépin Laussonne.
Swimming with unsupervised Plancha.
Many sports: football, handball ...
Numerous hiking trails.
Mountain biking (bike paths).
Picking mushrooms, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries.
EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS
Conference on "Thursday the Archaeo-Logis" each week from July to September at 21h.
Patronal festival the first weekend of August.
Race Car coast to Laussonne Freycenet-la-Tour the second weekend of August.
Rally Plancha "Velay Auvergne" the first weekend of September.