A charming little town in Haute-Loire, Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region Aiguilhe sits on the edge of Puy-en-Velay, between 600 and 750 meters. Crossed by the via Podiensis, the way to Saint Jacques de Compostela which crosses the Puy, it lies close to Polignac Ceyssac and Cussac-sur-Loire.
rural town, Aiguilhe known human occupation for many centuries, as evidenced by the remains found on site. Its history is closely linked to the pilgrimage to Compostela and to the Puy-en-Velay, its nearest neighbor.
Aiguilhe continues to charm visitors with its incredible scenery today, as much as by its rich architectural and historical heritage. The town has indeed beautiful religious monuments to discover during a stay in the region.