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Espalion

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Country  France
Department  Aveyron
Time zone  CET (UTC+1)
Area  36.6 km²
Local time  Wednesday 1:44 AM
Region  Occitanie
Canton  Espalion
INSEE/Postal code  12096 / 12500
Population  4,457 (2005)
Arrondissement  Rodez

Weather  4°C, Wind NW at 6 km/h, 98% Humidity
Points of interest  Château de Calmont d'Olt

Espalion (Occitan: Espaliu) is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France.

Contents

Map of 12500 Espalion, France

Sights

  • Château de Calmont d'Olt
  • The Pont-Vieux (Old Bridge) is part of the World Heritage Sites of the Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France.
  • Church of Perse, in Romanesque style, with some Gothic chapels added in 1471.
  • Church of St. John the Baptist, built from 1472
  • International relations

    Espalion is twinned with:

  • Tauste, Spain
  • References

    Espalion Wikipedia