Blaye-les-Mines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Blaye-les-Mines: highlights and tourist information

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Blaye-les-Mines is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 12 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Blaye-les-Mines is 536 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Monesties at 5 km and Albi cathedral at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Blaye-les-Mines, 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 Blaye-les-Mines in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Blaye-les-Mines

Markets in and near Blaye-les-Mines

  • Carmaux: market Friday (3km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (11km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (12km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (14km)
  • Gaillac: market Friday (24km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (32km)

More information about Blaye-les-Mines, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Blaye-les-Mines, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (12km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (12km)
  • Parc Rochegude (12km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (15km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (27km)
  • Jardin des Martels (41km)
  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (25km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Blaye-les-Mines

Canton: Carmaux-Sud

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81400

Distance to Blaye-les-Mines

from Albi (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 536 km

from Calais: 769 km

from Nice: 413 km

from Bordeaux: 233 km

from Strasbourg: 665 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Blaye-les-Mines from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cagnac-les-Mines, Carmaux, Combefa, Labastide-Gabausse, Le Garric, Mailhoc, Monesties and Rosieres.

This page in French: Visiter Blaye-les-Mines