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Visit Boussac: highlights and tourist information

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Boussac is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 18 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Boussac is 509 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauveterre-de-Rouergue at 7 km and Belcastel at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Boussac, 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 Boussac 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 Boussac

Markets in and near Boussac

  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Rodez: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (28km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (29km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (29km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (30km)

More information about Boussac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Boussac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (42km)
  • Assier Chateau (59km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (21km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (40km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (41km)
  • Parc Rochegude (43km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (24km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (30km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (35km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Boussac

Canton: Baraqueville-Sauveterre

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12160

Distance to Boussac

from Rodez (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 509 km

from Calais: 743 km

from Nice: 397 km

from Bordeaux: 241 km

from Strasbourg: 632 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baraqueville, Gramond and Quins.

This page in French: Visiter Boussac

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