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Tazenat Gour

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The Gour of Tazenat is a crater lake which forms a nearly perfect circle, 700m in diameter and around 66m deep with clear water. Surrounded by forest. There is a small restaurant at the edge of the lake near the car park:
The Gour de Tazenat, which resulted from molten lava coming into contact with a body of water not far below ground, is a crater lake or maar, an unusual result of volcanic activity. The result is spectacular, with an almost perfect circle, 700 metres in diameter, around 90 metres deep and with crystal-clear water, surrounded by forests.
Opening day(s)

All year long 2024

Every day

  • Category Natural Heritage :
    • Lakes and water bodies
    • Volcanism
  • classifications :
    • Natural inventory
Equipment & Services
  • Permanent independent free visits :
    • yes
  • Equipments :
    • Car park
    • Marked trails
    • Picnic area
  • Parking :
    • Car park
  • Individual tour services :
    • Unguided individual tours available permanently
  • Leisure facilities :
    • Picnic area
  • Services :
    • Pets welcome


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Tazenat Gour