Le Clos de l'Âtre is located in the heart of the village of La Chaise-Dieu, in the Haute-Loire region (43), and is packed with places and activities to discover, alone or with the family.

The village of La Chaise-Dieu

  • La Chaise-Dieu Abbey and its museum tour (cloister, tapestries, echo room, Clement VI's lodge, temporary exhibitions, etc.).

  • The medieval town and its architectural curiosities.

  • Arts and crafts workshops: stained glass, pottery, tapestry, illustrations, paintings, photography, costumes, etc.

©Vacances Livradois-Forez


  • Outdoor activities: fishing, horse riding, hiking, mountain biking, swimming, via ferrata, canoeing, cross-country skiing, etc.
  • Castles: Château de Chavaniac Lafayette, Forteresse de Polignac, Château de Saint-Vidal, Château de Mons, etc.
  • Museums: Musée Crozatier, Musée de la dentelle, Maison de la Fourme d'Ambert, Musée de l'école 1900, etc.
  • Natural heritage: waterfalls, forests, pines, ponds, arboretums, botanical gardens, etc.

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Local cultural festivities 

Bertrand Pichène

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