TOURISME & DECOUVERTE
Ussel is a charming little town located on the last foothills of the Millevaches Plateau, between two hills known as “La Chabanne” and “La Garenne” with two streaming flowing through, the Diège and the Sassone
Ussel was a fortified stronghold, that went through long periods of trouble, war and looting. Things stabilize at the end of the XVIth century. After the Revolution, Ussel became the regional administrative centre
You can enjoy all sorts of outdoor activities in and around town ; fishing, hunting, horse riding, hiking, tennis, water sports, as well as cultural events : museums, concerts, theatres and shows
The countryside, the forest, the clear water streams and brooks are just a few minutes away from the old town centre
MOUNTAIN BIKE CIRCUITS
You can discover the countryside with a mountain bike loop circuit between the Liège and the Diège streams.
Total distance 25km,
The Grand Hotel can help you discover a new touristic circuit every day so that you can come back in the evening and use the hotel as a base-camp during your stay.
The different tracks are available on Google Maps on the link below or on a touristic map you will find free of charge at the reception desk or in the various Tourist Offices of the region.