Ayssenes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ayssenes: highlights and tourist information

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Ayssenes is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 35 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Ayssenes is 533 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Brousse-le-Chateau at 15 km and Peyre at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ayssenes, 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 Ayssenes 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 Ayssenes

Markets in and near Ayssenes

  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (24km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Rodez: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (37km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (38km)

More information about Ayssenes, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Ayssenes, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (17km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (36km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (44km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (49km)
  • La Canourgue (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (40km)
  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ayssenes

Canton: Saint-Rome-de-Tarn

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12430

Distance to Ayssenes

from Rodez (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 533 km

from Calais: 768 km

from Nice: 362 km

from Bordeaux: 280 km

from Strasbourg: 630 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Truel, Les Costes-Gozon and Saint-Victor-et-Melvieu.

This page in French: Visiter Ayssenes