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Visit Egletons

Discover a natural environment and a preserved historical heritage, stroll the streets of Egletons and visit … an authentic town !

To visit Egletons is to know these “can’t miss” places. From the historical center to the lake, passing by many cultural sites, Egletons knows how to satisfy every desire. 

We made you a little review of these sites and places, cultural or natural ones, that make Egletons a dynamic and beautiful town :

  • The Puy Foissac lookout : this site rises to 677 meters above sea and presents a breathtaking panorama of the Cantal and Sancy Mountains. The viewpoint is accessible across field but a walking trail and an ATV are under construction. This is a view in Egletons that you don’t want to miss !

  • The Middle Age Discovery Center: this place opens, to the ones who enters it, the doors of a world dating back several centuries, the Middle Age. Exhibitions, workshops, medieval garden, … we discover all aspects of the medieval life : trade, religion, combat, and so on.

  • The Deiro Lake: labeled Blue Flag Beach in 2018, it is a relaxing site where children and adults can fully enjoy their stay in our authentic land.

  • The Aquarecreational Center: hammam, sauna, swimming pool, … those who want to keep fit or simply have fun jumping into the pool will be filled thanks to this place, near the Ventadour Space.

  • Historical heart of town : discover the heart of Egletons, its church, its ramparts and, over the streets, go back in time between the Middle Age and the 20th century. Two options are available to visit and discover the little secrets of Egletons :

      • The Heritage Tour : document available at the Tourist Office of Egletons or in download on our website, this heritage tour allows you to discover the patrimonial heritage of Egletons, through many points of interest.

      • Guided tour of the city : to learn more about the small treasures of Egletons, it is possible, on demand, to have a guided tour of the city. You can contact the Middle Age Discovery Center (+33 (0)555 93 29 66) to get your reservation in advance.