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Peyre

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Aveyron

Peyre - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Aveyron
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Peyre is located entirely within the Regional Natural Park of Grands Causses, on the right bank of the Tarn, 9 km downstream of Millau.

Backed by the steep slope, the village seems to hang the colorful cliffs of the Causse Rouge, is the tenth village of Aveyron who awarded the "Most beautiful villages in France".

In the 19th century, a mammoth skeleton was discovered in a cave with Paleolithic furniture and a hook of the Bronze Age.

Geographical information

MunicipalityPeyre
Tourism label
Latitude44.0915848 (N 44° 5’ 30”)
Longitude2.9991454 (E 2° 59’ 57”)
PrefectureRodez (41 mi, 1h09)
DepartmentAveyron
TerritoryMassif Central, Midi-Pyrénées
RegionOccitanie

Nearest cities & towns

Comprégnac3.2 mi (7 min)
Creissels5.3 mi (13 min)
Millau5.3 mi (13 min)
Saint-Georges-de-Luzençon5.8 mi (13 min)
Paulhe9.7 mi (23 min)
Saint-Rome-de-Cernon9.9 mi (18 min)
Aguessac10.1 mi (20 min)
Montjaux10.1 mi (20 min)

Things to see and do

The Romanesque church fortified cave.

The cobblestone streets often stairs.

To the west of the town, the work represents a loophole carved over centuries by the small stream that emerges from the cliff.

The gigantic Millau viaduct connects the Red Causse Causse du Larzac, it crosses the Tarn valley three kilometers upstream from Peyre.

Photos

Church of Peyre
Church of Peyre
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Peyre
Peyre
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Salita
Salita
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Fountain
Fountain
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Wren Church
Wren Church
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Peyre
Peyre
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Weather

Thursday 20 february
Min. -1°C - Max. 15°C
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Friday 21 february
Min. 1°C - Max. 14°C
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Saturday 22 february
Min. -2°C - Max. 16°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Karting at Les Bouscaillous leisure park
Sports sensations17 € to 70 € Millau (3.9 mi)
Via Ferrata or Canyoning in the Tarn Gorges
Sports sensations39 € Millau (4.6 mi)
Horse ride in the Grands Causses Nature Park
Nature and the great outdoors28 € to 70 € Saint-Affrique (10.6 mi)
Canoe kayak hire in the Tarn Gorges
Sports sensations14 € to 25 € Mostuéjouls (11.8 mi)
Hiking and biking in the South
Sports sensations12 € Broquiès (15.1 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Walking tour of Saint-Affricain "The hillock of Sargels" (n ° 4)
HikeIntermediate3h20Saint-Rome-de-Cernon (5.6 mi)
The Lion’s Rock (Rocher du Lion)
Village visitEasy2h00La Bastide-Pradines (6.7 mi)
Walk on the greenway Saint-Affrique / saint-jean d'Alcapiès
HikeEasy2h20Saint-Affrique (11 mi)
Cycling on the mountains of Lévézou in Aveyron
Cycling itineraryAthletic2h30Vézins-de-Lévézou (13.1 mi)
Pedestrian circuit of Saint-Affricain "Crêtes and bouissières of the plateau of Mascourbe" (n ° 2)
HikeEasy1h35Saint-Félix-de-Sorgues (13.3 mi)

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