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Clermont-Ferrand Travel Guide
Clermont-Ferrand, Auvergne (© Rémi Brugière -
Aerial view of Clermont-Ferrand and its cathedral.


Clermont-Ferrand is the capital of Auvergne. The city spreads at the foot of the dormant volcano Puy-de-Dôme. It hosts the corporate headquarters of Michelin, the tyre maker and publisher of travel guides.

Apart from the iconic black cathedral, visitors shouldn't miss the Basilica of Notre-Dame du Port, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

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