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Castanet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Castanet in Tarn

Photo is of Albi cathedral at 10 km from Castanet

Visit Castanet: highlights and tourist information

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Castanet is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 11 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Castanet is 543 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albi cathedral at 10 km and Albi at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Castanet, 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 Castanet in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Castanet


Markets in and near Castanet

  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (11km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (11km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (13km)
  • Gaillac: market Friday (13km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (15km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (22km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (29km)

More information about Castanet, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Castanet, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (11km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (30km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (11km)
  • Parc Rochegude (11km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (12km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (27km)
  • Jardin des Martels (31km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (44km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Castanet

Canton: Gaillac

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81150

Distance to Castanet

from Albi (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 543 km

from Calais: 776 km

from Nice: 421 km

from Bordeaux: 228 km

from Strasbourg: 675 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bernac, Castelnau-de-Levis, Cestayrols, Fayssac, Labastide-de-Levis, Mailhoc, Noailles, Sainte-Croix, Terssac and Villeneuve-sur-Vere.

This page in French: Visiter Castanet

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