Historical sites and monuments, Chateau, Ruins and remains, Fortified castle, , Chapel, Dungeon, Romanesque, Renaissance
Historic remains in a village listed among “the most beautiful villages of France” and as a “character village of Auvergne”. Built on a volcanic peak by the Montlaurs, Arlempdes, the first château of the Loire (12th to 14th centuries) overlooks wonderful wild gorges and is one of the most remarkable sites in Le Velay. The 12th century chapel of Saint-Jacques was completely restored in 2003. Open from March to October. Non-guided visits (tickets and key on request from the Hôtel du Manoir from 8 am to 6 pm). Guided tours (30 mins.) from 1st July to 31st Aug, from 2 pm to 6 pm (except on Saturdays). Theatre festival (10 evening events) from 22th July to 27th July. Listed site.
Pets admitted, Parking, Restaurant, Separate restrooms, Bar / refreshment bar
From the 2013/03/15 to the 2013/10/25 ( 08:00 / 18:00 )