Venes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Venes: highlights and tourist information

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Venes is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 23 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Venes is 570 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lautrec at 5 km and Realmont at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Venes, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Venes in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Venes

Markets in and near Venes

  • Realmont: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (22km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (25km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (30km)
  • Lavaur: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Venes, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Venes, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Venes.

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (23km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (39km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (14km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (23km)
  • Parc Rochegude (23km)
  • Jardin des Martels (34km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (37km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (46km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Venes

Canton: Lautrec

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 81440

Distance to Venes

from Albi (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 570 km

from Calais: 803 km

from Nice: 408 km

from Bordeaux: 253 km

from Strasbourg: 689 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Venes): Laboulbene, Lautrec, Montfa, Montpinier, Peyregoux, Realmont, Saint-Genest-de-Contest, Saint-Germier, Saint-Jean-de-Vals and Saint-Lieux-Lafenasse.

This page in French: Visitez Venes