Bernac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bernac in Tarn

Photo is of Albi cathedral at 10 km from Bernac

Visit Bernac: highlights and tourist information

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Bernac is situated in the Tarn department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bernac in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Albi cathedral at 10 km and Albi at 11 km.

Bernac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

Albi cathedral is remarkable for its brick exterior, and the large area of renaissance...

See Albi cathedral guide


at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

Albi is quite a remarkable town, with a substantial and beautiful centre and sensational...

See Albi guide


at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

The historic centre of Gaillac and its riverside position make Gaillac a very enjoyable...

See Gaillac guide


at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

The small village of Vieux was once one of the most important pilgrimage towns...

See Vieux guide


at 13 km (direction north-north-west)

Cordes is certainly one of the most beautiful towns in France with a great...

See Cordes-sur-Ciel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction north-east)

There is much more to discover in Monesties than you would expect in such...

See Monesties guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction west)

The central square of Castelnau-de-Montmiral with its medieval buildings, and the views from its...

See Castelnau-de-Montmiral guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lisle-sur-Tarn guide


at 24 km (direction south-east)

Realmont is very typical of the bastide towns to be found throughout the Tarn...

See Realmont guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

At Varen you can see the Chateau du Doyenné and nice riverside views...

See Varen guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west)

We particularly enjoyed the walk around the ramaparts in Puycelsi, one of the 'most...

See Puycelsi guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The small bastide town of Verfeil-sur-Seye has a nice centre with a market hall...

See Verfeil-sur-Seye guide
Chateau de Najac

Chateau de Najac

Castle at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aveyron department

Najac castle is the impressive ruins of a 13th century castle in Aveyron...

See Chateau de Najac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aveyron department

The village of Najac is very pretty, and the castle and ridgetop position mean...

See Najac guide

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Map of places to visit near Bernac


Markets in and near Bernac

  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (11km)
  • Gaillac: market Friday (12km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (13km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (15km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (21km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Rabastens: market Saturday (28km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)

More information about Bernac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Bernac, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (11km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (28km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Rochegude (11km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (11km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (13km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (28km)
  • Jardin des Martels (29km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (43km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (44km)

Geography and distances

Bernac is in the south of France at 11 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Bernac is 545 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bernac

Canton: Gaillac

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81150

Distance to Bernac

from Albi (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 545 km

from Calais: 777 km

from Nice: 422 km

from Bordeaux: 228 km

from Strasbourg: 677 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Castanet, Castelnau-de-Levis, Cestayrols, Fayssac, Labastide-de-Levis, Mailhoc, Marssac-sur-Tarn, Noailles, Rivieres, Sainte-Croix, Senouillac, Terssac and Villeneuve-sur-Vere.

This page in French: Visiter Bernac