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Carbes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Carbes in Tarn

Photo is of Lautrec at 7 km from Carbes

Visit Carbes: highlights and tourist information

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Carbes is situated in the Tarn department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lautrec at 7 km and Castres at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Carbes, 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 Carbes in Occitanie.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction north-north-west)

Lautrec is a small village, but both the views and the...

See Lautrec guide


at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

While not an important tourist destination, Castres has a...

See Castres guide


at 15 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Realmont guide


at 22 km (direction south-south-west)

The abbey-school and numerous ancient colombage houses are among the interesting...

See Soreze guide


at 24 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

The large arcaded square in the centre of Revel contains...

See Revel guide
Brassac (Tarn)

Brassac (Tarn)

at 28 km (direction east)

The highlight in the centre of Brassac in the...

See Brassac (Tarn) guide


at 28 km (direction west)

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

See Lavaur guide
La Pomarede

La Pomarede

at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Aude department

Very tiny so don't travel for ages to get here but if...

See La Pomarede guide


at 31 km (direction south), in the Aude department

In Saissac the highlights include the views from the...

See Saissac guide


at 32 km (direction south)

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

See Albi guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 32 km (direction south)

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

See Albi cathedral guide
The Jardin des Martels

The Jardin des Martels

Garden at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

The Jardins des Martels is a beautiful garden and...

See The Jardin des Martels guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Giroussens guide


at 35 km (direction north-west)

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

See Gaillac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Carbes


Markets in and near Carbes

  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (7km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (24km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (24km)
  • Lavaur: market Saturday (28km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (32km)

More information about Carbes, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Carbes, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (32km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (8km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (31km)
  • Parc Rochegude (32km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (32km)
  • Jardin des Martels (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (40km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (49km)

Geography and distances

Carbes is in the south of France at 32 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Carbes is 580 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Carbes

Canton: Vielmur-sur-Agout

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81570

Distance to Carbes

from Albi (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 580 km

from Calais: 813 km

from Nice: 411 km

from Bordeaux: 255 km

from Strasbourg: 698 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cuq, Frejeville, Jonquieres, Laboulbene, Montpinier, Puycalvel, Saint-Germier, Semalens and Vielmur-sur-Agout.

This page in French: Visiter Carbes

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