Brousse-le-Chateau tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Brousse-le-Chateau is an idyllic little village of steep cobbled streets on the banks of the Tarn and Alrance rivers

Brousse-le-Chateau is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Brousse-le-Chateau. For detailed visitor information see the Brousse-le-Chateau travel guide.

Tourist classifications for Brousse-le-Chateau include "most beautiful village".

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Peyre at 32 km and Millau bridge at 33 km.

Brousse-le-Chateau, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 23 km (direction south-east)

The Cevennes village of Belmont-sur-Rance is small but very enjoyable to explore, and to...

See Belmont-sur-Rance guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

Close to Millau Bridge, the small village of Peyre is listed among the most...

See Peyre guide
Millau bridge

Millau bridge

Bridge at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

Millau Bridge (the Viaduc de Millau) is a modern bridge designed by Norman Foster,...

See Millau bridge guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction north-west)

The highlight in Sauveterre-de-Rouergue is surely the medieval houses and arcades in the central...

See Sauveterre-de-Rouergue guide


at 38 km (direction east-north-east)

The town of Millau is a lively traditional town, well worth a visit when...

See Millau guide


at 39 km (direction west), in the Tarn department

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

See Albi guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 39 km (direction west), in the Tarn department

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

See Albi cathedral guide


at 39 km (direction west)

In Rodez you can explore the historic town around the cathedral, and then choose...

See Rodez guide
Brassac (Tarn)

Brassac (Tarn)

at 42 km (direction south-south-west), in the Tarn department

The highlight in the centre of Brassac in the Tarn department is certainly the...

See Brassac (Tarn) guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Tarn department

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

See Realmont guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction west), in the Tarn department

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

See Monesties guide


at 47 km (direction east-south-east), in the Herault department

More famous for the beauty products produced here, the steep streets of the old...

See Avene guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction north-west)

The lovely riverside setting, the steep cobbled streets and the castle combine to make...

See Belcastel guide
La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

at 50 km (direction east-north-east)

The tiny village of La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite, in the Gorges de la Dourbie, is well...

See La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite guide

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Markets in and near Brousse-le-Chateau

  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (33km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (38km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (38km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (39km)

More information about Brousse-le-Chateau, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Brousse-le-Chateau, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (0km)
  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Rochegude (39km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (39km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Caroux (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Brousse-le-Chateau is in the southern-centre of France at 39 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Brousse-le-Chateau is 541 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brousse-le-Chateau

Canton: Saint-Rome-de-Tarn

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12480

Distance to Brousse-le-Chateau

from Rodez (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 541 km

from Calais: 775 km

from Nice: 374 km

from Bordeaux: 271 km

from Strasbourg: 644 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Brousse-le-Chateau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brasc, Broquies, Connac, Coupiac and Montclar.

This page in French: Visiter Brousse-le-Chateau