Panoramic Domes – The cog railway

Orcines

Description

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

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.

  • Heading: Leisure

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.

  • Pets accepted with supplement

Payment methods

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

Activities

  • 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

Capacity / Area

  • Maximum tourism capacity: 50
  • Total of pers. able to be accommodated simultaneously in a wheelchair: 6
  • Number of meeting rooms: 1

Services / Equipment

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

Animal welcome complement

  • Dogs must be kept on leashes, except for category 1 dogs.

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.

Spoken languages

Customer type

  • 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

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