Cantoin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cantoin in Aveyron

Visit Cantoin: highlights and tourist information

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Cantoin is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 57 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Cantoin is 448 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laguiole at 17 km and Entraygues at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cantoin, 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 Cantoin 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 Cantoin

Markets in and near Cantoin

  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (6km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (12km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (15km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (29km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (35km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (37km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (49km)

More information about Cantoin, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Cantoin, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (32km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (50km)
  • Verger de Déduit (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Plomb du Cantal (25km)
  • Puy Griou (28km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (29km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (29km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (41km)
  • Mont Mouchet (47km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (51km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Aumont-Aubrac (39km)
  • La Canourgue (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cantoin

Canton: Sainte-Geneviève-sur-Argence

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12420

Distance to Cantoin

from Rodez (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 448 km

from Calais: 683 km

from Nice: 377 km

from Bordeaux: 267 km

from Strasbourg: 561 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Paulhenc, Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence, Sainte-Marie and Vitrac-en-Viadene.

This page in French: Visiter Cantoin