Tanus tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tanus: highlights and tourist information

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 include Albi at 24 km and Brousse-le-Chateau at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tanus, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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More information about Tanus & region

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)

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!

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 Jardin du palais de la Berbie (24km); Parc Rochegude (24km); Jardin de Paradis (29km); Jardins de Quercy (36km); Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (40km); Jardin des Martels (57km)

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); Trou de Bozouls (52km)

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

Getting here

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

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.

This page in French: Visitez Tanus