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    Discover its history

    Plunging into the history of the Aubrac plateau is going back to the Middle Ages to meet Adalard on the Road to Santiago de Compostela before moving onto the start of the 20th century and find the first holidaymakers around burons with whey and fresh air cures.

    History of the Domerie of Aubrac

    Cloche des perdues

    Aubrac or "Alto braco" Aubrac ("alto braco", high place) has existed since the 12th century and its history is inseparable from the pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela.

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    Burons and mountains

    Aubrac buronnier

    Burons (or "mazucs" in Occitan) started to be built in the Aubrac from the second half of the 19th century  There were nearly three hundred on the plateau at the beginning of the 20th century. I.e., three hundred mountains, three hundred burons and three hundred springs - each mountain had its own buron and spring.

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