Cathedrale Notre-Dame, Le Puy-en-Velay

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As a national monument forming the highest point in the city, Cathedrale Notre-Dame still holds Roman Catholic mass. Since before the time of Charlemagne, the cathedral has been a part of the Christian pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela. View Romanesque architecture from the 5th century to the 15th century with an exterior façade made from white sandstone and black volcanic breccias. Climb sixty steps to get to the three orders and listen to the historical organ. Make Cathedrale Notre-Dame a centerpiece of your Le Puy-en-Velay vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Le Puy-en-Velay trip itinerary maker.
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  • Spent Christmas with family and decided to visit the city. The cathedral is a very nice surprise as it's well preserved and the old city center is very typical with streets where car just can't...  more »
  • You walk up and up flights of ancient stone stairs, and then you emerge in the middle of this ancient cathedral, it's just stunning. This building is far far older than the massive gothic cathedrals.....  more »
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  • Very beautiful place!
  • Wonderful cathedral with beautiful views and plenty to offer. Ensure to see the views available from the back, and have a wander around.
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