Located between the Allier and Loire rivers, Haute-Loire is a scenic department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. The area is characterised by its lush moorlands, pastures, and a network of rivers and streams.
The department offers captivating views from various high points, such as Mont Mézenc. The Allier and Loire rivers flow through stunning gorges, providing excellent opportunities for canoeing and other water activities.
Haute-Loire is rich in cultural heritage, with charming villages like Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille, Arlempdes, and Issarlès. Each village offers its own unique attractions, from historical architecture to local gastronomy.
For those interested in outdoor adventures, the GR70 trail, also known as the Stevenson Trail, starts from Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille and offers a wonderful hiking experience.
The nearest airport to Haute-Loire is Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne Airport, making the department easily accessible for both domestic and international travellers.
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