Alrance tourism and travel guide

Photo of Alrance in Aveyron

Visit Alrance: highlights and tourist information

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Alrance is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 26 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Alrance is 526 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Brousse-le-Chateau at 15 km and Peyre at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Alrance, 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 Alrance 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 Alrance

Markets in and near Alrance

  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Rodez: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (32km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (38km)

More information about Alrance, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Alrance, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (37km)
  • Parc Rochegude (48km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (35km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (38km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Canourgue (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (46km)
  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Alrance

Canton: Salles-Curan

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12430

Distance to Alrance

from Rodez (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 526 km

from Calais: 761 km

from Nice: 370 km

from Bordeaux: 270 km

from Strasbourg: 629 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Durenque and Villefranche-de-Panat.

This page in French: Visiter Alrance