Discover the most beautiful sites and monuments of the city of Clermont-Ferrand and its surroundings.
The Gothic cathedral
The building work was begun at the instigation of Bishop Hughes de la Tour in 1248.
This Romanesque basilica is on the UNESCO World Heritage list.
Montferrand was founded in the 12th century.
Place de Jaude
Place de Jaude in its 21st century incarnation offers passing strollers a subtle blend made of rising jet fountains.
Le puy de Dôme
A mythical volcano, listed as a “Grand Site de France”, the Puy de Dôme is located a stone’s throw from the city.
With 12 new attractions since 2007, Vulcania continues to assert its special identity.
Springing straight out of our history books, the site commemorates the illustrious victory of Gaul Leader Vercingetorix over Julius Caesar in 52 BC.
The Vercingétorix statue
This equestrian statue was designed by the famous scul ptor Auguste Bartholdi.