Discover the historic capital of the Auvergne
Make the most of your stay in Auvergne at the hotel Les Hirondelles near the Puy de Dôme to explore Clermont-Ferrand and its treasures!
What to do and see in Clermont-Ferrand
Head for the capital of the Auvergne! Located less than 10 kilometres from the hotel, the city of Clermont-Ferrand is rich in history and heritage: religious buildings, rugby or industry, you are bound to find something to visit.
Discover our selection of Clermont-Ferrand must-sees!
The Michelin Adventure
Who doesn't know the man known as the "Michelin Man"? L'Aventure Michelin invites you to retrace the history of this funny character and that of the famous French industrial group.
It's a fun tour that's suitable for young and old alike. Guided tours are regularly organised for the more curious.
- Address: 32 rue du Clos Four, 63100 Clermont-Ferrand
- Opening hours: from 10am to 6pm every day
The ASM Experience
Clermont-Ferrand, capital of the Auvergne region... and home of rugby! Famous for its team, which is one of the best in the country, the city honours its club through the ASM Experience.
A unique theme park where you can discover many fun and interactive activities thanks to the museum. To extend your discovery, opt for a visit to the stadium. Stands, changing rooms, backstage: the stadium will no longer hold any secrets for you!
- Address: 35 rue du Clos-Four, Stade Marcel-Michelin, 63000 Clermont-Ferrand
Seven centuries: that's how long it took to build this magnificent Gothic cathedral. Built in the very heart of the city, the Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption cathedral is characterised by the stone used for its construction: lava stone, which gives it a black colour.
- Address: Place de la Victoire, 63000 Clermont-Ferrand
- Opening hours: 7.30am to 12pm and 2pm to 6pm from Monday to Saturday and 9.30am to 12pm and 3pm to 7pm on Sundays and public holidays
The Basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port
After your visit to the Gothic cathedral, discover the Notre-Dame-du-Port basilica: a magnificent building in the Auvergne Romanesque style. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the basilica was built in the 12th century.
- Address: Rue du Port, 63000 Clermont-Ferrand
- Opening hours: from 8am to 7pm
Don't wait any longer and explore Clermont-Ferrand during your stay in the Puy de Dôme in your 3-star hotel Les Hirondelles in Orcines!