Saint-Chély d'Apcher

On the Occitanie Rail Tour

Discover Saint-Chély d'Apcher

Between Aubrac, Margeride and Gévaudan, Saint-Chély d'Apcher boasts a pretty and lively old town centre. The town's industrial heritage is on exhibit at the Museum of Metallurgy, where former metalworkers tell fascinating stories about the lives of local workers.

Last but not least, the surrounding area offers a host of hiking opportunities through grandiose and unspoilt natural landscapes.  


Saint-Chély d’Apcher is notable for its rich historical and cultural heritage. Discover its must-sees.

In Saint-Chély d'Apcher, you'll enjoy: 

  • Strolling through the market on Thursday morning, with its wealth of local producers.
  • Going on a long horseback ride (up to 3 days!) into the heart of a lush natural environment.
  • Following one of the marked hiking trails from the town centre (itineraries available at the Tourist Information Centre or downloadable on line)
  • Renting an electric mountain bike to cycle along the GMTC (Grande Traversée du Massif Central) through the pine forests and pastures of the Margeride (marked itinerary).

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