Sites to go and see

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Anglès

Temple, ancient door and church

Berlats

THE WAY OF “jasses”

Many jasses (sheperds shelters) and the menhir statue of the Soulière

Cambon-et-Salvergues

THE CHURCH OF Salvergues

Built in 1829

THE RUINS OF THE CHURCH Saint-Pierre OF Espinouse

12th century – Undergoing restoration works

THE Saint-Martin-du- Froid CHAPEL

THE source OF THE Agout RIVER

Castanet-le-Haut

THE MILL OF Nougairol

Roof covered with slatestones, béal and water retention area.

Saint-Eutrope CHAPEL

Built on a rocky peak and located on the  northen slopes of the Espinouse mountain (a free shelter for pilgrims).

THE BREAD OVEN OF Fagairolles

THE FORMER castélas

THE BELVEDERe (lookout) OF THE Mounis CROSS

THE CLIFFS OF Orques

THE PASS OF THE Espinouse

Belvedere and information point

Espérausses

THE PATH OF Cahus

Two  16th century castles châteaux du XVIème, including the castle of Calvayrac La Tourette also named the Barbacane (Barbican), that had a defensive function during the wars of Religion .

Fraïsse-sur-Agout

GUIDED TOUR OF THE VILLAGE (4 fLOWERS LABEL)

In July and August every Tuesday at 5pm
Adults : 3 €- Free for children under 12 years old

Registration and  information at the Tourist Information Center
Tel. : 04 11 95 08 06

The « palhièr » (BARN-STABLE) OF Prat d’Alaric

and its woven broom roof
A registered site  «Maison de Pays »
600 m from the village on the D169 road towards Lake of Vésoles.

THe menhir OF Picarel

A menhir-statue about 2km far from the village on the D169 road toward Lake of Vésoles then turn right (at the road sign).
There are other menhir-statues too.

Get more information at the Tourist Information Centre
Tél. : 04 11 95 08 06

THE MILLENNIUM BEECH

300 m far from the village, on the D169 road towards Lake of Laouzas – Lacaune.

THE PEDAGOGIC CIRCUIT THE STRENGH OF WATER

Lacaune-les-Bains

La Pierre Plantée (standing stone)

One of the highest menhir statue in Europe, classified as historical mounment in  1883 – 4 km far from Lacaune, on the D 622 road, towards Murat-sur-Vèbre.

URBAN CIRCUIT

A walk on your own to discover the story of Lacaune through its heritage :   la Fontaine des Pisseurs (Fountain), the chu rchNotre Dame de Lacaune (17th century), ancient public wash places…

Map available at the Tourist Information Centre of Lacaune.

La Salvetat-sur-Agout

the village reveals its secrets !

During a guided tour, stride the streets of this former 12th century “sauveté” ((sacred asylum created by the Church for the protection of the weak). You will learn many legends and anecdotes.

In July and August every Monday at 5pm
Adults : 3 €- Free for children under 12 years old

Registration and information  at the Tourist Information Centre
Tél. : 04 11 95 08 07

FREE VISIT OF THE ANCIENT Village

A walk to know about the cultural heritage marked with explanatory boards.

Map and history (free) available at the Tourist Information.
All year long – Free.

Tourist Information Centre of La Salvetat
Tél. : 04 11 95 08 07

Saint-Etienne-de-Cavall chapel

To go back through 1000 years of history about La Salvetat. Discover this mediaeval  monument, its anecdotes, its legends and its famous black virgin.
In July and August, on Friday at 11am
Adults : 3 € – Free for children under 12 years old

Registration and information  at the Tourist Information Centre
Tél. : 04 11 95 08 07

village DISCOVERY for children

Let’s go for the quest about the historical past of La Salvetat and find the clues to crack the riddle  !

Game sheets for 5/6 years old, 7/9 years old and 10/12 years old – 1€ per game sheet

All year long : Tourist Information Centre of La Salvetat.
Tél. : 04 11 95 08 07

MENHIR-STATUE AND fountain of Couffignet

Murat-sur-Vèbre

Saint-Etienne church

Since the 12th century, the church has welcomed pilgrims on their way to St-Jacques of Compostelle.

Castle of Canac

The ruins of this feudal castle, overhanging the village, are quite remarkable remains.
Walk around the ruins of the castle (hictorical and achitectural explanatory boards).

THE tower of Boissezon of Masviel

Have a look at his ancient tower, last remnant of the feudal castle that overhanged the houses.

discovery path « Vèbre coeur »

Walk in the ancient part of the village.
Leaflet available at the Tourist Information Centre of Murat-sur-Vèbre.

PAPER chase « Vèbre coeur junior »

Game leaflet available at the Tourist Information Centre of Murat-sur-Vèbre. – Free.

Moulin-Mage

carriage ride to discover the menhir-statues

A day to discover the menhir statues but also the “Monts de Lacaune”, its fauna and flora.
A 25km circuit, through shaded paths and tracks.
Ride from 9am to 5.30pm including lunch time. For all the family.

Adult : 40€. Children under 11 years old : 20€
In July and August, on prior appointment.

M. Bernard
Tel. : 05 63 37 47 57 ou 06 30 59 73 48
Mail : christian.bernard124@wanadoo.fr

Nages

the frescoes of the church

Do dare enter the church to admire the bright frescoes painted in June 2005 by

Open all year long
In summer, concerts on some Fridays

Tél : 05.63.37.12.29

the lime kiln of Fourcaous

the patrimony path

Nages, and its story along the river Viau. Departure point at the church. A circuit around the village with explanatory boards(3,6 km) + option (2 km)

bread ovens of Rouvière and of Salvaget.

The « jasse » of the castle and two « jasses » ont theroad of  St-Jacques going through the village.

hydraulic energy : dam of Laouzas

A one day visit :
Historical and  technical visit from the dam of   Laouzas to the hydraulic plant at  Montahut : along the river, you will meet its landscape
On Thursday  19th of July and 9th of August 2018 from 9.30am to 6pm
Bring your own packed lunch

Morning visit of the dam along the Vèbre river and its joining streams
On Thurday 5th, 12th and 26th of Julyt and 2nd, 16th, 23rd and 30th of August 2018 from 9.30pm to noon.
Adults : 7€ the one day visit, 4€ the morning visit
free <10 years old.

Booking at the Tourist Information Centre of  Lac du Laouzas : 05 32 11 09 47.

Narulle water mill

Known as soon as the 15th century and always in use as it was with its millstones and its « roudet » (horizontal wheel), between Nages and La Trivalle

Visit on prior appointment and according to the animation agenda

Museum of Rieumontagné – Tel. : 05.63.37.12.29

Senaux

the fountain of the “pigeonnier” (dovecote)

A Roman fountain  formely located under a dovecote, with cross-ribbed vaults and many crosses.

Viane

the patrimony path

A walk to discover on your own the history of Viane through its cultural heritage : its four different places of worship, the ancient bridge, the fountain of  Recoules…
Leaflets for adults and children available at the Toursit Information Centre of Viane and of Lacaune-les-Bains – 2 km far.