THE « D » DAY at Lac de Chambon, Auvergne
Our France Montgolfières teams will meet you in the West beach car park, at Lac de Chambon, in Chambon-sur-Lac (63790).
Course of the experience :
- Meet for sunrise or sunset.
- You are transported to the flight site.
- You attend the installation of the hot air balloon and the pilot informs you of the safety instructions to be observed.
- You leave for an hour flight.
- On landing, you will enjoy the Toast des Aérostiers and the graduation ceremony from your pilot.
- After the envelope has been re-folded, we will take you back to the original meeting place. the original meeting place.
The experience lasts between 3 hours and 3 hours and a half.
Scheduled flights every morning at dawn, from April to the end of October.
Accomodation near Chambon-sur-Lac, Auvergne
Sancy Resort in Chambon-sur-Lac
Located in Chambon-des-Neiges, at 1,200 meters above sea level, at the foot of the Chaudefour valley, between Super Besse and Mont-Dore, Sancy Resort welcomes tourists and professionals all year round in a natural setting. exceptional, conducive to calm and reflection. Entirely designed with respect for the environment, this eco-lodge is also distinguished by the high quality of its services. The ideal way to recharge your batteries in the open air in the heart of an authentic region!
Domaine les 2 Mondes Lodges & Spa in Aydat
Domaine les 2 Mondes, open-air hotel located at an altitude of over 1000 m and just 3 minutes from Lake Aydat.
Come and discover our 13 unusual and independent accommodations (1 single bedroom) for 2 people maximum, in a quiet and green setting, with a panoramic view of the Sancy massif;
Its Lodge & amp; SPA where everything has been designed for your comfort and well-being with a private Jacuzzi.
Hôtel de Paris in Murol
It is in the heart of Murol, in the Massif du Sancy, that Laurence and Jean-Claude welcome you in a renovated and warm setting, with a breathtaking view of the Medieval Castle.
Tourism Office of Chambon-sur-Lac, Auvergne
Tourism Office of Chambon-sur-Lac
Leisure Activities around Chambon-sur-Lac, Auvergne
The Mont Dore
A large mountain village
At the source of the Dordogne river, the family resort of Mont-Dore offers a multitude of leisure activities: hiking, outdoor sports or winter sports when the snow settles on the slopes of the Puy de Sancy volcano.
And since the water and the air are always pure, Le Mont-Dore is also a renowned spa resort.
A place for recreation as much as for learning, Vulcania is an amusement park that allows everyone to better understand how volcanoes and our planet work. Bringing science to life through discovery and emotion while remaining true to its educational ambition, this is the challenge of Vulcania. An objective which considerably modifies the site in form and in spirit, with a new articulation between attraction and knowledge, between emotion and knowledge.
Young and old alike can come together around enriching attractions and workshops. The choice of a scenography that is both more lively and more involving places the emotion aroused in visitors at the heart of the adventure. It becomes a formidable vector of knowledge to better share and understand the major challenges of the 21st century.
Panoramique des Dômes Train
The Puy de Dôme rack railway
The highest volcano in the Chaîne des Puys-Faille de Limagne, a tectonic site listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since July 2, 2018.
In 15 minutes, the Panoramique des Dômes takes you to the top of the Puy de Dôme for a 360° discovery of the dormant volcanoes of the Chaîne des Puys and the Limagne Fault, this geological ensemble witnessing the breakup of continents, unique in the world .
L’Aventure Michelin reveals the living history of a product and that of a brand that has always been of its time. At the center of this route appears the jovial and familiar figure of Bibendum. A figure that symbolizes Michelin: close to the public, in perpetual evolution, but remaining faithful to its values. The Michelin group museum offers a fun and interactive experience in a setting that makes young and old alike travel. Because yesterday’s experience is what forms the basis of tomorrow’s advances: Michelin’s story is first written in the present.
Château of Murol
In the heart of Auvergne, facing the Massif du Sancy, the Château de Murol, built on a basaltic promontory, offers a magnificent panorama over the plain. Founded in the 12th century, this powerful fortress resisted various siege attempts. Today it is the living testimony of a prosperous seigneurial life thanks to a mediation which stages the daily life of a squire.
In Saint-Nectaire, stock up on sports and outdoor activities and discover the many visits to the village of Saint-Nectaire.
La Bourboule, at an altitude of 850 m, is a spa town with Belle Époque charm, located on the banks of the Dordogne river. Perfect place to stay to enjoy the fresh air, thermal waters and outdoor activities with the family.
A few steps from a lively town centre, La Bourboule and the Plateau de Charlannes offer many routes for hiking, mountain biking or trail running and outdoor activities. In winter, place for baptisms in sled dogs, cross-country skiing or snowshoeing outings, ideal for a family stay.
Besse & Saint-Anastaise
Besse and Saint-Anastaise, built on an ancient lava flow and nestled at an altitude of 1000m, is a Medieval and Renaissance city labeled “Petites Cités de Caractère”.
Summer and winter alike, a wide range of activities, tours and discoveries are offered, linked to history, water or nature.