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Circuit pédestre : Les Seigneurs

Walking in Chatelus-malvaleix
12.3 km
Loop
on foot
3h 30min
Medium
  • As early as the Middle Ages, the village grew up at the foot of a small fortified castle, "castelucium" in Latin. It was one of the strongholds of the Malval family, hence the name Châteaux-Malvaleix. The town's coat of arms features the arms of three families who were lords before the French Revolution: the Malessets, the Escoubleaus and the La Roche-Aymons. From its past prosperity, Chatelus has preserved a rich built heritage with its remarkable houses, town hall, fountains and...
    As early as the Middle Ages, the village grew up at the foot of a small fortified castle, "castelucium" in Latin. It was one of the strongholds of the Malval family, hence the name Châteaux-Malvaleix. The town's coat of arms features the arms of three families who were lords before the French Revolution: the Malessets, the Escoubleaus and the La Roche-Aymons. From its past prosperity, Chatelus has preserved a rich built heritage with its remarkable houses, town hall, fountains and washhouses?

    With its two lakes and attractive tourist facilities, the town offers a wide range of shops, public and health services, and a vibrant year-round community life.
242 meters of difference in height
  • Maximum altitude : 517 m
  • Minimum altitude : 377 m
  • Total positive elevation : 242 m
  • Total negative elevation : -242 m
  • Max positive elevation : 52 m
  • Min positive elevation : -118 m