Sightseeing route in Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand

【City description】

It’s a small town in the south of Strasbourg. It takes about 40 minutes by train. We can find some beautiful woody houses with the pascal color like blue and yellow. In addition, the wine is famous in this region so that we can benefit a good white wine. You should visit the town at the end of the year for the Christmas market.

【Overall rating】

 ★★★☆☆

【Time required】

  4 h

【Budget】

 5 euros

【Fatigue】

 ★★★★☆

【Sightseeing route】



【Start】

①Clermont-Ferrand station

 Gare de Clermont-Ferrand

★Go to Charras Avenue as far as Delille Square. Then, go to Port St. It takes 15 minutes by walk.



②Basilica Notre-Dame du Port

 Basilique Notre-Dame du Port

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 8 am – 7 pm

Close: No

★Continue to go to Port St by the end.



③Blaise-Pascal Square

 Square Blaise-Pascal

Time required: 10 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Turn left and go to Philippe Marcombes St.



④Townhall of Clermont-Ferrand (only the façade)

 Mairie de Clermont-Ferrand

Time required: 5 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Continue to go to the street by the end.



⑤Clermont-Ferrand Cathedral

 Cathédrale Notre-Dame de l’Assomption

Time required: 40 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 7 h 30 am – noon / 2 pm – 6 pm

(9 h 30 am – noon / 3 pm -7 pm on Sunday and national holidays)

Close: No

⑥Victory Square

 Place de la Victoire

Time required: 10 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go to Gras du Cathedral Square in front of the cathedral and look at the façade on the second floor of the building on the right.



⑦Scene of the foot washing

Scène du Lavement des Pieds

Time required: 5 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go down Gras St and turn left to go to Etats-Unis Avenue. When you arrive at Jaude Square, continue to go straight and go through a shopping center. Then, turn left at Lagarlaye St. when walk for 10 minutes, you’ll find a park on your right hand. You visit a museum on the left at the crossroad.



⑧Brgoin Museum

 Musées Municipaux(Musée Bargoin)

Time required: 60 min / Admission fee: 5 euros

Opening hour: 10 am – noon / 1 pm – 5 pm

(2 pm -5 pm on Sunday)

Close: Monday, 1/1, 5/1, 11/1, 12/25

⑨Lecoq Garden

 Jardin Lecoq

Time required: 30 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Continue to walk on Lagarlaye St and turn left at the branch road to go to Paulines Avenue. Then, turn left to go to Fleury Boulevard when you find a park. When you arrive at the second crossroad, turn right to go to l’Union Soviéique which continues to the station. It takes 20 minutes by walk.



【Goal】

Clermont-Ferrand station



【If you have a time…】

⑩Michelin Adventure

 L’Aventure Michelin

Time required: 3 h / Admission fee: 9.50 euros

Opening hour: 10 am- 6 pm

Close: Monday between September and Mai, 1/1, 12/25

Access
Take a bus of the line B or a tram of the line A at the Clermont-Ferrand station and go down at the Stade Marcel-Michelin. The Michelin Adventure is behind of Marcel Michelin Sports Park.

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