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Address: Place du For | Tentoonstelling Kazuifels Meer Dan de Moeite Waard, Le Puy-en-Velay, France
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+33 4 71 05 45 52
06:30 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 19:00

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a must do while in town

just walking to the old city to get to the cathedral is pretty amazing. The Cathedral is very well maintained.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

just walking to the old city to get to the cathedral is pretty amazing. The Cathedral is very well maintained.

Thank MireilleNYC
Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cathedral is a must see if you go to Puy en Velay. Apart from its artistic and historical value, the steps you need to climb in order to reach it offer a wonderful view on the town. At night, the cathedral is beautifully illuminated.

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New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

This Cathedral has some wonderful works of art and was an important part of the pilgrimage from France to Santiago de Compestella - it's a bit of a climb but well worth it - and you can also find it by following the scallop shells in the footpath.

Thank Narziss
Sidney, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Le Puy en Velais has a rich heritage and the cathedral is worth a visit, make sure to walk up the steps.

Thank louise B
Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This is an absolute must if you are a pilgrim on the Via Podiensis. The Cathedrale is quite spectacular in that it has more steps outside the building than in - and the morning pilgrims blessing mass is a must do - no matter what language you speak. Make sure you stay on after the Mass as the blessing is... More 

Thank akiwigal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic wooden pulpit and organ with some some striking modena religious pieces. Great free attraction.

Thank Jonathan B
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Visible from all around, we climbed the (seemingly never-ending) stairs up to the Cathedral (I'm not sure if there is another access way that is suitable for those with mobility issues) and it was worth it. A rather unpretentious Cathedral but spectacularly beautiful and peaceful. You could spend a couple of hours here or even squeeze it in in 20... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

This whole town centre is very nice. As you wander through very old streets with cobble stones (wear flat shoes!!) you climb the steep road to the cathedral. Connected to many other ancient buildings, the church has almost melted in. You see its true size only from a distance, or once you have entered the building. Beautiful atmosphere. But most... More 

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

This must be one of the most uncommon cathedral in France. The architectural feat of fitting such a nice and big building on top of this hill is amazing. Really worth the visit.

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Racine, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Walking through the town to this cathedral is beautiful. Following in pilgrims footsteps, nice shops and restaurants.

Thank Ginuka

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