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Brens tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brens in Tarn

Photo is of Gaillac at 2 km from Brens

Visit Brens: highlights and tourist information

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Brens is situated in the Tarn department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gaillac at 2 km and Lisle-sur-Tarn at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Brens, 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 Brens in Occitanie.

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



at 2 km (direction north-west)

The historic centre of Gaillac and its riverside position make...

See Gaillac guide


at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lisle-sur-Tarn guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction north-west)

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

See Castelnau-de-Montmiral guide


at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

The small village of Vieux was once one of the...

See Vieux guide
The Jardin des Martels

The Jardin des Martels

Garden at 18 km (direction south-west)

The Jardins des Martels is a beautiful garden and mini-farm...

See The Jardin des Martels guide


at 18 km (direction south-west)

Giroussens is a pretty village and home to a ceramic...

See Giroussens guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 19 km (direction east)

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

See Albi cathedral guide


at 19 km (direction east)

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

See Albi guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Puycelsi guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Cordes-sur-Ciel guide


at 22 km (direction south-south-west)

Lavaur is a pretty red brick town in the Tarn department...

See Lavaur guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction north-east)

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

See Monesties guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Realmont guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The cobbled streets, numerous medieval buildings and the castle combine to...

See Bruniquel guide

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

Map of places to visit near Brens


Markets in and near Brens

  • Gaillac: market Friday (2km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (9km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Rabastens: market Saturday (17km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (20km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (20km)
  • Saint-Sulpice: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Lavaur: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (25km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Brens, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Brens, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Martels (18km)
  • Parc Rochegude (20km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (20km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (20km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (33km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (36km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (41km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (49km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (44km)

Geography and distances

Brens is in the south of France at 20 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Brens is 553 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brens

Canton: Gaillac

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81600

Distance to Brens

from Albi (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 553 km

from Calais: 785 km

from Nice: 431 km

from Bordeaux: 224 km

from Strasbourg: 688 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cadalen, Gaillac, Montans, Rivieres, Senouillac and Tecou.

This page in French: Visiter Brens

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