Saint-Jean-de-Vals tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-de-Vals: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Jean-de-Vals is situated in the Tarn (Midi-Pyrenees region) in the south of France at 28 km from Albi, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Jean-de-Vals is 574 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Castres at 10 km and Realmont at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Jean-de-Vals, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Saint-Jean-de-Vals. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Vals

Local markets

  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (17km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (24km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (28km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (29km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (33km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Jean-de-Vals, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Jean-de-Vals and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites Episcopal City, Albi (28km); Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Brousse-le-Chateau (45km); Minerve (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Revel (33km); Gaillac (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs Haut-Languedoc (35km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (45km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin de l'Évêché (9km); Parc Rochegude (28km); Jardin du palais de la Berbie (28km); Jardin des Martels (39km); Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (40km); Jardin de Paradis (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Albi (28km)

Sites of natural beauty Gouffre de Cabrespine (40km); Grotte de la Devèze (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Fraisse-sur-Agout (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Vals

Canton: Roquecourbe

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 81210

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Vals

from Albi (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 574 km

from Calais: 808 km

from Nice: 403 km

from Bordeaux: 259 km

from Strasbourg: 689 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-de-Vals from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Jean-de-Vals): Laboulbene, Montfa, Montpinier, Montredon-Labessonnie, Peyregoux, Roquecourbe, Saint-Germier and Venes.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Jean-de-Vals