Quiet and beautiful viewpoint overlooking the La Sioule river far below.
This viewpoint clings to the side of the volcanic hills that dominate this region of France. Twisty, climbing roads are required to reach this point, but the views are excellent. Further down the hill, there are more options for places to stop and to eat.
It was relatively noisy due to the popularity of the road and frequent stoppers looking at the view and to relieve themselves in the bushes! It was a little difficult to get level, partly because as the slope heads towards the cliff edge – you don’t want to get it wrong.
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20.94 km - Surrounded by Giants, Clermont-Ferrand, Volcanoes and the history of tyres
We left Parc Verger heading towards Vulcania (a large Volcano centre), with the intention of finding somewhere to stop for the night on the way. Once we were off the…
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22.13 km - Aire de Camping Car Orcines
Great aire with good sized spaces. Water, waste disposal and electricity for battery charging available for a price. All tarmac surface, all pitches slope downwards.