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Algans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Algans in Tarn

Photo is of Lavaur at 13 km from Algans

Visit Algans: highlights and tourist information

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Algans is situated in the Tarn department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavaur at 13 km and Revel at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Algans, 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 Algans in Occitanie.

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



at 13 km (direction north-west)

Lavaur is a pretty red brick town in the...

See Lavaur guide


at 18 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

The large arcaded square in the centre of Revel contains one of...

See Revel guide
The Jardin des Martels

The Jardin des Martels

Garden at 21 km (direction north-north-west)

The Jardins des Martels is a beautiful garden and mini-farm near Toulouse....

See The Jardin des Martels guide


at 21 km (direction north-north-west)

Giroussens is a pretty village and home to a ceramic centre...

See Giroussens guide


at 21 km (direction south-east)

The abbey-school and numerous ancient colombage houses are among the interesting...

See Soreze guide
La Pomarede

La Pomarede

at 22 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aude department

Very tiny so don't travel for ages to get here...

See La Pomarede guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

Lautrec is a small village, but both the views and the...

See Lautrec guide


at 29 km (direction east)

While not an important tourist destination, Castres has a pleasant town...

See Castres guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

Lisle-sur-Tarn is a pretty village on the banks of the Tarn...

See Lisle-sur-Tarn guide


at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

Realmont is very typical of the bastide towns to be...

See Realmont guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aude department

Slightly away from tourist routes, Castelnaudary has a pleasant canal port and...

See Castelnaudary guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

The historic centre of Gaillac and its riverside position make...

See Gaillac guide


at 34 km (direction south-east), in the Aude department

In Saissac the highlights include the views from the...

See Saissac guide


at 36 km (direction west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Toulouse, with its famous red-brick architecture, is one of the most impressive...

See Toulouse guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Tarn

Map of places to visit near Algans


Markets in and near Algans

  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Lavaur: market Saturday (13km)
  • Caraman: market Thursday (13km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (18km)
  • Verfeil: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Saint-Sulpice: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Villefranche-de-Lauragais: market Friday (26km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (28km)

More information about Algans, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Algans, France

What to do at Algans? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Algans.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (9km)
  • Jardin des Martels (21km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (28km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (36km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (36km)
  • Parc Rochegude (42km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (58km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Algans is in the south of France at 42 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Algans is 586 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Algans

Canton: Cuq-Toulza

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81470

Distance to Algans

from Albi (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 586 km

from Calais: 818 km

from Nice: 433 km

from Bordeaux: 240 km

from Strasbourg: 715 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Appelle, Bertre, Cambon-les-Lavaur, Cuq-Toulza, Lacougotte-Cadoul, Lacroisille, Le Faget, Magrin, Pechaudier, Pratviel, Roquevidal, Teyssode and Veilhes.

This page in French: Visiter Algans

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