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Clermont-ferrand Map, France

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Clermont-ferrand Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Clermont-ferrand with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Clermont-ferrand useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Clermont-ferrand!

Clermont-ferrand History

The city then became known as Auvergne but was finally changed to Clairmont in 848 A.D., being named after the castle that was part of the city at that time.  Shortly after this name-change, much of the Frankish empire fell victim to Norman Viking attacks and Clairmont was devastated by three attacks in quick succession throughout the end of the 9th century A.D. read more

Clermont-ferrand Sightseeing

The Garden “Saint-Fiacre” gathering young and old generations to rest and breath fresh air should also be mentioned here as well as the most famous public square “Place de Jaude” that reveals a grand statue of “Vercingetorix” in the middle, sitting on a horse, a statue that was sculpted by the well-known Frederic Bartholdi, the creator of “The Statue of Liberty”. read more

Clermont-ferrand Travel Guide

Geographically speaking, Clermont-Ferrand lies at the northern tip of the Massif Central. This location is famous for the Chaîne des Puys, a chain of volcanoes, hosting the major International short film festival and for the fact that Michelin, the famous tire company, was founded in Clermont-Ferrand more than 100 years ago. read more

Clermont-ferrand Nightlife

Clermont has many discos with innovative names, as the following ones: Le Duplex, Le Sans Interdit (the forbidden way), Sonic Rendez Vous (Sonic Meeting), Zizi Folies. People who can’t decide what to do may choose a dual place L’Atelier (The workshop), offering the possibility of a restaurant and a club. The design of this place is amazing. Le Frog and Le Symbol are two very crowded places, full of persons over 25,... read more

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