Arvieu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Arvieu in Aveyron

Visit Arvieu: highlights and tourist information

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Arvieu is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 19 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Arvieu is 519 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Rodez at 19 km and Brousse-le-Chateau at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arvieu, 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 Arvieu 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 Arvieu

Markets in and near Arvieu

Market days in Arvieu: seasonal market: Wednesday;

  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Rodez: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (35km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (36km)

More information about Arvieu, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Arvieu, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (30km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (50km)
  • Parc Rochegude (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (28km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (32km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Canourgue (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arvieu

Canton: Cassagnes-Bégonhès

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12120

Distance to Arvieu

from Rodez (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 519 km

from Calais: 754 km

from Nice: 373 km

from Bordeaux: 267 km

from Strasbourg: 625 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Tremouilles.

This page in French: Visiter Arvieu