Car Hire St Claude
St. Claude is a French commune located in the Val de Bienne intercommunlaity, St. Claude canton, St. Claude arrondissement, Jura department, in the Franche Compte region of France. St. Claude is the home of a population of about 12,000 residents. The locals live on an area of 70 square kilometers, at an average elevation of 441 meters high. Saint Eugenus was the one that originally inspired the name of the town - Saint Oyand. In the 7th century Saint Claude died in the area. Due to this, the number of pilgrims visiting it was very large and the city officials decided to adopt the name of St. Claude. Notable natives of St. Claude all left the town and eventually the country. Footballer Nadir Belhadj now lives in Algeria, footballer Mevlut Erdinc lives in Turkey and actress Angelique Boyer in Mexico.
Top Attractions within St. Claude
St. Claude Cathedral, also known under the name of Cathedrale Saint Pierre, Saint Paul et Saint Andre de Saint Claude is a Roman Catholic edifice located in the city center. This is one of the most beautiful national monuments of France. The church was raised once with the settling of the town, but it only received the title of cathedral in the 15th century.
Les Cascades du Herisson is a beautiful natural area of St. Claude where you can enjoy a lovely day in the fresh air. Get prepared for an adventurous day and get ready for hiking. Do not forget your camera and make sure you have enough time to see all the gorgeous waterfalls located near the city.
Golf de la Valserine is a golfing facility located near St. Claude. If you are a golf passionate, you can visit this public course and enjoy a day of competitions. You can buy all you need from the store located within the complex. At the end of the day, you can relax in the great restaurant of this location.