Brusque tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Avene at 12 km from Brusque

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Brusque is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Avene at 12 km and Belmont-sur-Rance at 16 km.

Brusque, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction east), in the Herault department

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

See Avene guide


at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Belmont-sur-Rance guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 20 km (direction east), in the Herault department

Lunas is one of the villages in the attractive 'Land of Mountains and Springs'...

See Lunas and area guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction south), in the Herault department

With a lovely medieval centre and the scenic background of the Jaur river that...

See Olargues guide


at 30 km (direction east), in the Herault department

It is undoubtedly the Saint-Fulcran cathedral that will form the centre of your visit...

See Lodeve guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Herault department

The seting on the River Orb and the Mediterranean garden add to the charm...

See Roquebrun guide
La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

La Couvertoirade, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', is one of the...

See La Couvertoirade guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Herault department

The Lac-du-Salagou is a popular leisure lake with a wide range of activities and...

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide
Millau bridge

Millau bridge

Bridge at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Millau bridge guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Peyre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction north-west)

Brousse-le-Chateau is an idyllic little village of steep cobbled streets on the banks of...

See Brousse-le-Chateau guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 37 km (direction east-south-east), in the Herault department

The Cirque de Moureze is one of the loveliest scenic spectacles in northern Languedoc-Roussillon...

See Cirque de Moureze guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Millau guide


at 39 km (direction south), in the Herault department

The busy village of Saint-Chinian in the Minerves is best known for the good...

See Saint-Chinian guide

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Markets in and near Brusque

  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (24km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (35km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (38km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (41km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (48km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (52km)

More information about Brusque, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Brusque, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Valle du Salagou (36km)
  • Cirque de Navacelles (47km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (29km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (43km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Caroux (18km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (37km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (37km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (38km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (43km)
  • Céressou (44km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (45km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (57km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (22km)

Geography and distances

Brusque is in the southern-centre of France at 71 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Brusque is 567 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brusque

Canton: Camarès

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12360

Distance to Brusque

from Rodez (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 567 km

from Calais: 803 km

from Nice: 347 km

from Bordeaux: 305 km

from Strasbourg: 650 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arnac-sur-Dourdou, Camares, Fayet, Melagues and Peux-et-Couffouleux.

This page in French: Visiter Brusque