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Chateau in Volvic

Château de Tournoël

This medieval fortress glowers over Volvic from its 600m-high hilltop perch. A watchtower is thought to have stood here since the 10th century, but the square castle keep and round tower date to the 1200s and 1300s.…
Museum in Volvic

Espace d'Information

Learn about Volvic's world-famous mineral water at the company's Espace d'Information, a 10-minute walk west of Volvic's tourist office. Free hour-long factory tours (in French) of its nearby bottling facility are a…
Museum in Volvic

Maison de la Pierre

Gasp at the daredevil quarrying feats of Volvic's past in this kid-friendly museum. There are subterranean passages to explore (bring a jacket) and flash-bang audiovisuals that bring to life the region's volcanic hi…
Church in Volvic

Église St-Priest

A fine example of a Romanesque church, 12th-century St-Priest has dark volcanic stone details and boasts three richly decorated chapels. Look up to see carved capitals of imaginary beasts atop the interior columns.