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Tanus tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Tanus in Tarn

Photo of Sauveterre-de-Rouergue at 13 km from Tanus

Visit Tanus: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location: Tanus is situated in the Tarn (Midi-Pyrenees region) in the south of France at 24 km from Albi, the department capital. (General information: Tanus is 529 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby: these include Sauveterre-de-Rouergue at 13 km and Albi at 24 km . For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tanus tourism: selected places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Tanus. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

photo of Sauveterre-de-Rouergue
Sauveterre-de-Rouergue 13km
photo of Brousse-le-Chateau
Brousse-le-Chateau 27km
photo of Cordes-sur-Ciel
Cordes-sur-Ciel 29km
photo of Belcastel
Belcastel 32km
photo of Villefranche-de-Rouergue
Villefranche-de-Rouergue 36km
photo of Verfeil-sur-Seye
Verfeil-sur-Seye 36km
photo of Realmont
Realmont 38km
photo of Gaillac
Gaillac 40km
photo of Espinas
Espinas 40km
photo of Parisot
Parisot 41km
photo of Castelnau-de-Montmiral
Castelnau-de-Montmiral 42km

Map of places to visit near Tanus and location information

Photos taken within 10 km

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Markets in and near Tanus

Local markets

  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (19km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (24km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (29km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Rodez: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (36km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Gaillac: market Friday (40km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (46km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Tanus, 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 Tanus and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Heritage sites Episcopal City, Albi (24km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Brousse-le-Chateau (27km); Belcastel (32km)

National Monuments Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Villefranche-de-Rouergue (36km); Gaillac (40km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (27km)

Remarkable gardens Parc Rochegude (24km); Jardin du palais de la Berbie (24km); Jardin de Paradis (29km); Jardins de Quercy (36km); Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Albi (24km)

Sites of natural beauty Gorges de l'Aveyron (30km); Tindoul de la Vayssière (42km)

Towns of Art and history Sauveterre-de-Rouergue (13km); Najac (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tanus

Canton: Pampelonne

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 81190

Distance to Tanus

from Albi (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 529 km

from Calais: 762 km

from Nice: 399 km

from Bordeaux: 244 km

from Strasbourg: 649 km

Close by

We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Tanus): Crespin, Lacapelle-Pinet, Ledas-et-Penthies, Montauriol, Moulares, Pampelonne, Saint-Jean-de-Marcel, Saint-Just-sur-Viaur, Tauriac-de-Naucelle and Treban.

Getting here

For driving distances to Tanus from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

This page in French: Visitez Tanus



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