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    Three Days Surrounded by the Mysterious Volcanoes of the Auvergne

    Three Days Surrounded by the Mysterious Volcanoes of the Auvergne
    Starts from

    Geneva

    Transportation

    By Car

    Guidance

    Self-Guided

    Activities

    33

    Duration

    3 days

    Length

    629 km

    Guide details

    Starts from

    Geneva

    Transportation

    By Car

    Guidance

    Self-Guided

    Duration

    3 days

    Length

    629 km

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    • Grab a coffee facing the wonderful and mystical Lake Annecy.
    • Spend the night surrounded by nature facing volcanoes at Yurt Sancy.
    • Discover the twin volcanoes Puy de la Vache and Puy de Lassolas.
    This route will take you through the national parks in central France, among the volcanoes of the Chaîne des Puys. It’s the perfect trip for nature lovers and hikers, as you'll spend your time surrounded by mountains, taking big deep breaths of fresh air.
    You’ll also have the chance to discover the best restaurants in the region, eating local food in gourmet and Michelin-recommended places.
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    This route will take you through the national parks in central France, among the volcanoes of the Chaîne des Puys. It’s the perfect trip for nature lovers and hikers, as you'll spend your time surrounded by mountains, taking big deep breaths of fresh air.
    You’ll also have the chance to discover the best restaurants in the region, eating local food in gourmet and Michelin-recommended places.
    Compare different car rental companies conveniently online via the TCS car rental platform. Whether in Switzerland or abroad, whether on holiday or on business trips. With TCS, you remain mobile and flexible and benefit from the best rental car offers, including many advantages and services.
    Book Car Rental Now
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    • Grab a coffee facing the wonderful and mystical Lake Annecy.
    • Spend the night surrounded by nature facing volcanoes at Yurt Sancy.
    • Discover the twin volcanoes Puy de la Vache and Puy de Lassolas.

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    A Breath of Fresh Air on the Way to Clermont-Ferrand
    11 Activities

    Day 1

    478 km2 km

    A Breath of Fresh Air on the Way to Clermont-Ferrand

    Today, you'll head over to Clermont-Ferrand, taking country roads surrounded by nature. You'll have the opportunity to stop by famous lakes, in the middle of regional natural parks, and end the day contemplating the wonderful cathedrals of Clermont-Ferrand.
    Mystical and Mythical Peaks
    12 Activities

    Day 2

    60 km4 km4 km

    Mystical and Mythical Peaks

    On day two of the trip, you'll head over to three peaks of the Auvergne Volcanoes Regional Park: the Puy de Dome, the Puy de la Vache, and the Puy de Lassolas. You'll have the opportunity to eat on top of a volcano, facing the Sancy mountains, and sleep in a yurt in the middle of nowhere.
    Volcanoes and Lakes
    10 Activities

    Day 3

    91 km545 m3 km

    Volcanoes and Lakes

    For the last day of your trip, you'll have the opportunity to walk on one last volcano, and will enjoy nature one more time around lakes. You’ll even be able to walk on a sandy beach, and will finish your trip in a gourmet restaurant in Clermont-Ferrand.
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