Cycling tour La Volcane

On June 16, 2024 you can participate on a cycle tour “La Volcane”.
There are 3 itineraries of which you can choose.
Point of departure is Volvic (1hour drive from Saint-Nectaire).

La Volcane : 162km with 2500 meters height difference.
La Volvic : 100km with 1400 meters height difference.
La Dôme : 63 km with 1000 meters height difference.

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Markets in the Puy-de Dôme

Stroll through the aisles of a lively market and taste all the local specialities and local produce. Below the list of markets in and around Saint-Nectaire:

  1. Sunday morning: Saint-Nectaire (only in the summer months of July and August)
  2. Monday morning: Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise
  3. Wednesday morning: Murol
  4. Thursday morning: Thiers
  5. Friday morning: Le Mont Dore and Champeix
  6. Saturday morning: La Bourboule and Issoire

In Clermont-Ferrand there are markets from Tuesday morning to Sunday morning.

To learn more about these dates for the markets, flea markets and car boot sales, look at: Markets in the Puy-de-Dôme and Flea markets


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Cycling holidays


Mountain biking (VTT) and cycling.

Come pedal and gain altitude in Auvergne! Cycling is a great way to get away from it all in just a few minutes and enjoy nature. Cyclists and mountain bikers can have fun in the immediate vicinity of our villa. Lose yourself in the beautiful mountainous region, with many cycle paths and tracks to take and enjoy, with up to an altitude of about 1600 meters.


From Saint-Nectaire to Le Mont-Dore, you will find some impressive climbs via the Col de la Croix Morand, the Col de Guéry, the Col de Croix Saint Robert and also the climb to La Stèle. This is why Villa St. Hubert is an excellent starting point for a sporty cycling holiday. For more beautiful routes via the following link:  Cycling in Puy-de-Dôme

Cycling to the top of the Croix St. Robert (OT Sancy)

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