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Puy-de-Dome

Clermont-Ferrand, France
+33 826 39 96 15
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amazing views!

It was cold and windy but the place is a must to visit. Nice ride by train to climb to this summit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bintbatoutta
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Texas City, Texas
15 minutes train ride for a very nice vulcans view

It's the must of the region, when the weather is good: the view is really nice, the museum about... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
aa27
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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2 weeks ago
“amazing views!”
2 weeks ago
“15 minutes train ride for a very nice vulcans view”
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Clermont-Ferrand, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was cold and windy but the place is a must to visit. Nice ride by train to climb to this summit. Enjoy the views.

Thank Bintbatoutta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's the must of the region, when the weather is good: the view is really nice, the museum about the Roman history of the archaeological site quite interesting and well done. Quite windy (and cold) in spring (still some snow at 1400 meters, end of...More

Thank aa27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can go by a train or climb. On the top there's a restaurant and shop with souvenirs. Many paragliders makes the trip magic:-). You can try also with a trainer.

Thank PaulinekCJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing point of view on the "chaîne des puys ", a wonderful volcano chain in the center of France ! An old volcano where you can climb, walk, run and see the temple of Venus an antic Romano temple. There is a train to go...More

Thank Maxence C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is a bus that will take you to the bottom of the mountain. It leaves from center Jaude every 40m approx (with the normal 1,50€ ticket). When you arrive you can decide if you want to hike the path or if you want to...More

Thank Ninni R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fantastic walk...there are several to chose from! I actually walked Puy Pariou which when at the top you can descend into the crater if you wish. the views of the whole area are stunning and the view of Puy de Dome itself...More

Thank Paul0660
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Morning in the clouds but a wonderful hike up Puy Dome above to view the dorment craters. The paragliding club was present so we had the extra pleasure of watching them.

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We didn't know about the Puys before we went to Clermont-Ferrand and we're glad we learned about them. They're quite interesting and the Puy-de-Dome area does a good job of making it tourist-friendly and educational. We liked the train to the top and the views...More

Thank HotelLover2009
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

A nice place to go. Very tranquil. Car parking is abundant at the panoramic train station. The walk up seemed a little steep to walk up with an 11 yr old and a 16yr old, so went for the easy option of a return ticket,...More

1  Thank NorthernTringDweller
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Well worth the visit. We walked up on a Sunday morning with fine weather. Its about a 45-60 min hard walk up the zig zag route from the car park. Beautiful view back across CF from the top.

Thank Andy P
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libradorite
Can I take a bus here from Ussel? It's around 44 miles away from the mountain.
22 April 2017|
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Response from NorthernTringDweller | Reviewed this property |
I do not know unfortunately. I know you can get a bus to clermont from ussel but not from om there. sorry
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none42139
Can you take strain there from Salat Le caneda or a town near there?
29 September 2016|
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Response from cjfc63 |
NO!!! You can take a train from Sarlat to go to CLERMONT FERRAND, then a bus (15km), then the little train to go to the top of montain Puy De Dome. Difficult!!!
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suewalker56
Can i park at the puy de dome
1 July 2016|
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Response from Mario N | Reviewed this property |
No, the closest you can park to it, is at Col de Ceyssat
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