Panoramic Domes – The cog railway

Panoramic Domes – The cog railway

The puy de Dôme rack railway, journey to the top of the volcanoes !

Opening

From 27/03 to 30/06/2021, daily between 9 am and 7.20 pm.

From 01/07 to 31/08/2021, daily between 9 am and 9 pm.

From 01/09 to 07/11/2021, daily between 9 am and 7.20 pm.

From 13/11 to 31/12/2021, every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 10 am and 5.30 pm.

Prices

Family pass: 40.40 €
One way ticket for adult: 11.60 €
Round-trip ticket for adult: 14.10 €
Round-trip ticket for a child (4-12 years): 8 €.

Free entry for children < 4 years.
Group rate available for > 20 people.

Means of payment

  • Bank/credit card
  • Chèques Vacances
  • Cash
  • Online payment

Description

The mountainside pathway offers a comfortable 15 minute journey and reveals a breathtaking panorama on the chain of Puys, the plain of Limagne, Clermont-Ferrand and the Massif du Sancy. Arriving at the station of the summit, you are left with a few meters to cross to find out the " Giant Dome " mythical site, lighthouse symbol of the Auvergne.

Comfort & services

  • Picnic area
  • Bar
  • Car park
  • Restaurant
  • Coach parking
  • Free car park
  • Pets welcome
  • Pets supplement

Area & capacity

  • Customer base Groups, Home school groups, Students, Special rate for large families, Special rate for disabled people, Special rate for jobseekers, Holiday Camps Home
  • Maximum group size 400
  • Minimum group size 20
  • Maximum possible tourist capacity: 50
  • Total number of people in wheelchairs: 6

Adapted tourism

accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs, reserved space 330 cm wide < 20 m from the site, vertical signage of parking spaces, even flooring with no obstacles, absence of slope > 5%, minimum aisle width of 90 cm, doors >=77 cm wide, internal doors with easy openings, lift (80 x 130 cm) and door >= 77 cm, reception desk between 70-80 cm high, wc + grab handle + adequate space to move, site, building partially accessible

Spoken languages

Activities on site

  • Activity
  • Tourist transport
  • Tourist trains
  • Archeological digs
  • Botanical
  • Ceramics
  • Fauna - flora
  • Gastronomy
  • Geology
  • Board games
  • Sculpture
  • Agricultural
  • Bee-keeping
  • Plastic arts
  • Audiovisual/media
  • Discovery
  • Environment
  • Engraving
  • History
  • Regional products
  • Tradition/folklore
  • Water
  • Gardening
  • Creative hobbies
  • Winter sports
  • Various sports
  • Equestrian sports
  • Pedestrian sports
  • Yoga
  • Trottin'herbe / Devalkart (grass scooters and go-karts)
  • Ice sports
  • Dog-powered scooter/trike
  • Sled dogs
  • New winter sport
  • Snow-shoes
  • Harness
  • Pony
  • Riding
  • Horse trekking
  • Donkey trekking
  • Nordic walking
  • Canicross
  • Hiking
  • Orientation race
  • Ice skating
  • Trail
  • Fitness
  • Well-being

Documentation

Situation

  • Environment: mountain view, town outskirts, village 2 km away
  • Altitude : 1465 metre

Associated structures

Gouttes’s Volcano

Gouttes’s Volcano