ANIMATIONS within the campsite
Many and varied activities are offered to you throughout your stay, linking friendly discussions, tastings and discoveries.
-Every week, a friendly "welcome drink" is offered to newcomers
-Gastronomic meals with regional products,
-An annual giant picnic,
-Permanent exhibitions of paintings
-Sales and exhibitions of jewelry,
-Molky competitions (Finnish bowling game),
-Demonstrations of spit cake making, a local gastronomic specialty
WHAT TO DO THERE ?
Extend the benefits of the spa treatment by taking advantage of the campsite environment, recharge your batteries and take advantage of its range of activities.
- weekly markets to meet local producers and artisans every Saturday afternoon and every Sunday morning all year round
- Country Producers' Markets offered from June to September, every two weeks, in the thermal park with the possibility of eating on site
-the local gastronomic specialties at our merchants (fouaces, oil pump ...)
-the spa town with multiple thermal and mining faces with guided tours offered by the Tourist Office
-Passelaygues, place of walk, equipped with picnic tables, barbecues, games for children, bowling alley, table football and lake ideal for fishing enthusiasts.
-the Les Mémoires de Cransac - Mine and Hydrotherapy Museum - rich in models, maps, photos, films and testimonies of local history.
-la Triangulaire de Cransac contemporary work of art in public space paying homage to the history of the city, universal property,
-the Casino with its slot machines, gaming tables, brasserie and daily entertainment program offered in the evening.
-For athletes, tennis courts and mini-golf
-Many events and activities offered from March to November by the Tourist Office on the spa town and the entire territory with exhibitions, mini bus excursions, meetings with local producers, company visits, meals for curists ...
-The casino concert in August.
-a program of activities organized by the local associations, with in particular the fire of Saint John (end of June), the village funfair (end of August), flea markets and guided hikes ...
-Take on foot the many marked footpaths in the Forest of Vaysse and in the spa town, topographical guides will be offered to you.
-In the flowered and shaded thermal park, equipped with urban furniture conducive to relaxation, discover "the thing", a giant footprint near the fountain overlooking the thermal park.
- At the thermal spa of the Thermes, dim lights, different treatment formulas, let yourself be guided, relaxation and relaxation guaranteed.
- At the Media library, borrow books and DVDs during your stay and enjoy this friendly space made up of areas for children, adults, press, image and sound, multimedia and entertainment.
WHAT TO DO IN THE SURROUNDINGS?
Discover and visit the surroundings of Cransac-les-Thermes with villages of character, the Grands Sites d'Occitanie and the unmissable places.
A multitude of must-see visits that will invite you to come back on your next trip!
►Aubin (3 km) with its medieval heritage, is added that of the industrial revolution and its working-class districts. Mine museum, churches, site of the Fort, half-timbered houses, smithy chimneys ...
►Firmi (5 km) dominated by the Puy de Wolf, a powerful serpentinite massif, classified Natura 2000, welcoming rare and original plants because the rock itself is rare. Remarkable viewpoint over the valley.
►Bournazel (7 km) small rural village fortified in the Middle Ages with its castle, a jewel of 16th century Renaissance architecture, one of the most beautiful Renaissance buildings in the south of the Loire.
►Decazeville (8 km) home to the largest open-cast mine in France "La Découverte", as well as the only Symbolist Stations of the Cross in the world, that of Gustave Moreau. It is crossed by the mythical road to Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle, the GR65. Discover the unique street art route with 21 monumental works in Decazeville, a real open-air museum!
►Flagnac (12 km) village dominating the plain enclosed in a meander of the Lot Valley. Enjoy a discovery or gourmet cruise on the Lot River aboard the Olt electric boat and experience an exceptional moment in the heart of the Lot Valley. Experience its sound and light show "Hier un Village", a large living fresco of the Rouergat region created and interpreted by its inhabitants, lasers, giant images, water games, pyrotechnics. (end of July, beginning of August)
►Livinhac-le-Haut (12 km) located in a bend of the river and on the paths of Saint-Jacques, the village has always lived around, and, with the river. Today, with its market gardening and horticultural production, it is one of the gardens of Aveyron.
►Almont-les-Junies (18 km) steeped in history, its gastronomic specialty, the Estofinado, a traditional dish based on stockfish and potatoes, is known far beyond the limits of the department and attracts every year many amateurs.
►Peyrusse-le-Roc (18 km) authentic and preserved village, 2 towers perched on a rocky outcrop watch over 12 centuries of history and the remains of the ancient steep village.
Decazeville (La découverte)
Peyrusse le roc
►Saint-Parthem (20 km), last village before entering the Lot gorges. The village includes beautiful old houses. Housed in a former 18th century convent, Terra Olt is a scenographic space on the life of the inhabitants of the valley 110 years ago. Come and live the experience with automata, holograms, sensation simulators.
For lovers of panorama and history, visit the site of the Château de Gironde where you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the river and the valley.
►Saint-Cyprien sur Dourdou and Nauviale, (22 km) located along the Dourdou river, which makes its way through the "rougier" passing at the foot of the Beaucaire castle in Nauviale.
►Sales la source (28 km) Its monumental waterfall.
►Saint-Santin (20 km) legendary double village… A single village but two communes Saint-Santin de Maurs in the cantal and Saint-Santin in Aveyron. The two sections of the village belong to two distinct administrative regions, Occitanie and Auvergne. (2 churches but only one war memorial) Discover the scenographic spaces "Le petit théâtre de Pierre-Maire", on the Aveyron side and "La Maison Marie-Pierre" on the Cantal side.
►Marcillac (20 km) and its AOP Marcillac vineyard, authentic wines, a terroir of character, a unique grape variety. (cooperative cellar with tasting in Valady)
►Belcastel (22 km) classified among the Most Beautiful Villages of France, the village of Belcastel is clinging to the hill. Its 15th century castle dominates the village and the Aveyron river.
►Conques (24 km) A large Occitanie site, classified among the Most Beautiful Villages in France, Conques owes its fame above all to its Romanesque abbey and its polychrome tympanum with 124 characters representing the Last Judgment. The contemporary stained glass windows by Pierre Soulages also place the village in contemporary art. A must-see on the way to Santiago de Compostela, the abbey church and the pilgrims' bridge are on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
►Figeac (31 km) A great site in Occitanie, a town of art and history offering the image of a miraculously preserved medieval town, inviting to contemplate the rich houses of its merchants from the Middle Ages. Cradled by the Célé river, it is also the birthplace of Champollion, famous decipherer of the hieroglyphics of the Rosetta Stone.
►Rodez (38 km) A large Occitanie site, labeled Country of Art and History, appears to be lifted by the power of its majestic Gothic cathedral and its superb steeple in red sandstone lace. Its historic heart and its 3 museums complete the visit. Visit the Soulages Museum on 6000m2, it houses the donation of Pierre and Colette Soulages, one of the most significant granted by an artist during his lifetime, with nearly 500 works and documents.
►Villefranche de Rouergue (38 km) Royal Bastide from the Middle Ages with town planning organized around its Collegiate Church and its square bordered by Arcades. The Aveyron flows peacefully at the foot of the bastide.
►Najac (60 km) medieval royal fortress standing at the end of a rocky peak surrounded by the river. A keep dominates the narrow gorges where the Aveyron flows.
►Laguiole (79 km) and Aubrac, country of wide open spaces with unspoiled nature. Discover the cutlery activity with the tradition and openness towards the future and the modernity of cutlery manufacturers. Taste an aligot à la tome de Laguiole and contemplate the Laguiole Bull, an imposing bronze statue.
►Millau (96 km) city of art and history, city of gloves and capital of outdoor sports. The Millau Viaduct is a unique work of art, a modern masterpiece soaring above the Tarn Valley with the air of sailboats.
Villefranche de Rouergue
Laguiole (Le taureau)
Camping Municipal Les Faysses ***
Tél : 05 65 63 05 95
Mairie de Cransac
Place Jean Jaurès
Tél : 05 65 63 03 55