Boisse-Penchot tourism and travel guide

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Visit Boisse-Penchot: highlights and tourist information

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Boisse-Penchot is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 39 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Boisse-Penchot is 475 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Capdenac at 11 km and Peyrusse-le-Roc at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Boisse-Penchot, 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 Boisse-Penchot 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 Boisse-Penchot

Markets in and near Boisse-Penchot

  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (8km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (10km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (14km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (14km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (29km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (29km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (31km)

More information about Boisse-Penchot, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Boisse-Penchot, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (28km)
  • Chateau Montal (41km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (46km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (30km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (34km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (40km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (42km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (43km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (47km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Boisse-Penchot

Canton: Decazeville

Arrondissement: Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12300

Distance to Boisse-Penchot

from Rodez (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 475 km

from Calais: 708 km

from Nice: 416 km

from Bordeaux: 221 km

from Strasbourg: 614 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Boisse-Penchot from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asprieres, Bouillac, Cuzac, Decazeville, Felzins, Flagnac, Les Albres, Livinhac-le-Haut, Montmurat, Montredon and Viviez.

This page in French: Visiter Boisse-Penchot