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Vorey

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Loire

Vorey - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Loire
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Located at the confluence of the Loire and Arzon, Vorey enjoys a privileged position. Near its source, the Loire is a river that flows through wild gorges beautiful that expand to make a case that canton.

With around 1500 inhabitants, the town of Vorey-sur-Arzon developed around a former Benedictine priory dependent Abbey Chazes whose portal is novel in Le Puy-en-Velay in the garden Henri Vinay . The town fell under the Velay province in 1789.

The dynamism of its people and its businesses can enjoy in this village a more pleasant stay. Swimming, fishing, sports, walking or cycling, will surely delight fans.

The weekly market will find local products and thus enjoy the wealth of a country.

Vorey-sur-Arzon, is a city, mother of famous people, because he grew up three important characters: Louis Jouvet, actor and famous alumnus schools Vorey, whose father built the Pont du Chambon Vorey, Philibert Besson, "Founding Father" of the Euro which was one of the first to speak of a single currency, the Europa and finally Pierre Favier, painter Vellave site.

Gourmets will be satisfied by the regional cuisine, especially in winter with the pot Auvergne. The Puy lentils with the AOC label, mushrooms, fish, black sheep of Velay, frogs, meat and cheese of the Auvergne are all very appreciated.

Geographical information

MunicipalityVorey
Postcode43800
Tourism labels
Latitude45.1866150 (N 45° 11’ 12”)
Longitude3.9090500 (E 3° 54’ 33”)
AltitudeFrom 510m to 948m
Surface area39.23 km²
Population1456 inhabitants
Density37 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLe Puy-en-Velay (23 km, 29 min)
Insee code43267
IntercommunalityCC de l'Emblavez
DepartmentHaute-Loire
RegionAuvergne

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Vincent7.1 km (8 min)
Roche-en-Régnier7.7 km (11 min)
Saint-Pierre-du-Champ8.5 km (12 min)
Chamalières-sur-Loire8.6 km (10 min)
Beaulieu9.1 km (11 min)
Lavoûte-sur-Loire9.5 km (10 min)
Bellevue-la-Montagne12 km (18 min)
Rosières12.8 km (16 min)
Retournac14.4 km (16 min)
Saint-Georges-Lagricol14.5 km (18 min)
Saint-André-de-Chalencon15.2 km (22 min)
Malrevers15.8 km (18 min)
Chomelix16.4 km (19 min)
Beaune-sur-Arzon17.5 km (22 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

Pool Aquafolie
Pool Aquafolie
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Bords de Loire
Bords de Loire
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Church
Church
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Small Heritage: furnace Laroux
Small Heritage: furnace Laroux
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Halle on Sunday morning market
Halle on Sunday morning market
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City Hall, Town Hall Square
City Hall, Town Hall Square
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Retirement Home
Retirement Home
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Cultural Centre in Pier
Cultural Centre in Pier
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Small Heritage: Changeac furnace
Small Heritage: Changeac furnace
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Square Moulettes
Square Moulettes
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Crèche
Crèche
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Bridge Chambon built by the father of Louis Jouvet
Bridge Chambon built by the father of Louis Jouvet
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Bridge over the Arzon
Bridge over the Arzon
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Media
Media
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School Louis Jouvet
School Louis Jouvet
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Vacation Village
Vacation Village
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Fountain with the bust of Philibert Besson
Fountain with the bust of Philibert Besson
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Bust of Philibert Besson
Bust of Philibert Besson
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Local Market
Local Market
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Weather

Monday 27 april
Min. 3°C - Max. 10°C
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Tuesday 28 april
Min. 1°C - Max. 7°C
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Wednesday 29 april
Min. 0°C - Max. 12°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Stained glass window course
Crafts400 € Monlet (15.8 km)
Segway trip
Sports sensations30 € Tence (30 km)
Trapper evening in a Finnish cabin
Nature and the great outdoors8 € Lapte (31 km)
Horse rides in wild Upper Allier
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 350 € Langeac (39 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Land of legends
Car itineraryEasy2h00Vorey
Trees and legends in the Loire gorges
HikeEasy45 minRetournac (9.9 km)
Yssingeaux Pur Suc - Saint-Roch Hill
HikeEasy1h30Yssingeaux (17.5 km)
The Golden Snake
HikeEasy1h30La Chaise-Dieu (22 km)
Folgoux and the arboretum
HikeIntermediate3h00La Chaise-Dieu (22 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels