Le Relais des Puys
stay at the foot of the Puy de Dôme
Reach the summit of the Puy de Dôme thanks to an environmentally-friendly rack and pinion train: the Panoramique des Dômes
Le Panoramique des Dômes, just 5 minutes or 3.5km from Le Relais des Puys
Treat yourself to a journey to the peak of the Chaîne des Puys and come and admire the incredible views of the volcanoes all the way to the Sancy massif, the Limagne plain and the city of Clermont-Ferrand.
Discover or rediscover the "Puy de Dôme" listed as a Grand Site de France, fully redeveloped to better welcome you and preserve this exceptional natural space! In the heart of the Auvergne Volcanoes Regional Park, the Puy de Dôme can be enjoyed throughout the year, and has lots of activities on offer for children and adults alike: the temple of Mercury and its interactive exhibition, three footpaths to the summit, viewpoint indicators and information panels, 360° panoramas…
The Puy-de-Dôme is a great place for paragliders…. come and watch them take off and glide, or try your first paraglide with Flying Puydedome / Aéroparapente / Freedom Parapente !
The Puy de Dôme is the main natural tourist site in Auvergne.
Download the Panoramique des Dômes app to listen to an audio guide of the journey and the landscapes encountered (Google Play and App Store).
The Panoramique des Dômes departure station is located at the foot of the Puy-de-Dôme, in La Font de l’Arbre 63870 Orcines (satnav coordinates: N 45° 46' 17" and E 2° 59' 12") and is located a 5 minute drive (3.5km) from the Relais des Puys.
Good deal: for priority access, buy your tickets at Le Relais des Puys.