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The vestide of the Pal

Opening hours: Du 01/01 au 31/12

The Vestide du Pal is a big maar crater of 1700m of diameter and 150m of depth. A succession of basalt alluvial fan created itself inside the crater. It could be the biggest maar crater of Europe.


Free access.

Equipments and services

Services : Pets welcome

Opening times

All year round.


Spoken languages : English

The vestide of the Pal

The vestide of the Pal
Souché Le Roux
07560 Montpezat-sous-Bauzon

The nearest tourist office


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