Alpuech tourism and travel guide

Photo of Alpuech in Aveyron

Visit Alpuech: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Alpuech is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 51 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Alpuech is 457 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laguiole at 9 km and Entraygues at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Alpuech, 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 Alpuech in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Alpuech

Markets in and near Alpuech

  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (9km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (16km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (17km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (26km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (28km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (34km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (42km)

More information about Alpuech, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Alpuech, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Déroc (22km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (34km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (34km)
  • Puy Griou (37km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (38km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (42km)
  • Mont Mouchet (48km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Aumont-Aubrac (35km)
  • La Canourgue (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Alpuech

Canton: Sainte-Geneviève-sur-Argence

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12210

Distance to Alpuech

from Rodez (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 457 km

from Calais: 692 km

from Nice: 371 km

from Bordeaux: 270 km

from Strasbourg: 566 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cassuejouls, Graissac, La Terrisse, Lacalm and Vitrac-en-Viadene.

This page in French: Visiter Alpuech