Montpeyroux – Tour of the most beautiful villages in France 2012 No.5 -★★★★☆

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Date of visit: May 5, 2012, around 10:00 a.m.

We stayed one night in Clermont-Ferrand and the first beautiful village we visited was Montpeyroux, less than 30 minutes drive south of Clermont-Ferrand.

This is also an area with a concentration of beautiful villages.

I think it’s easy to visit because it’s right off the highway. Of course, I’m talking about the car only.

Parking, there was actually a large space available outside the village, but it took us a while to find it as it was a bit out of the village.

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Even though it’s far away, it only takes a little over a minute to walk to the roundabout at the entrance of this one.

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As usual, we head towards the center, taking photos and capturing the beautiful village scenery.

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It’s still early in the morning, so I wonder if the shops are open.

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And this monument is still alive and well.

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There is a tower in the center of this village, and you can climb up to the top for about 2 euros.

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The stairs inside are very narrow. However, I was the only tourist.

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The view from the top of the tower. It would have been even better if the weather had been a bit better.

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But the view from high above is very soothing.

I enjoyed the village more than I thought I would.

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We will head to the next village.