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Creissels tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Millau at 2 km from Creissels

Visit Creissels: highlights and tourist information

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Creissels is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Millau at 2 km and Millau bridge at 3 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Creissels, 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 Creissels in Occitanie.

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



at 2 km (direction north-east)

The town of Millau is a lively traditional town,...

See Millau guide
Millau bridge

Millau bridge

Bridge at 3 km (direction west)

Millau Bridge (the Viaduc de Millau) is a modern bridge...

See Millau bridge guide


Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction west)

Close to Millau Bridge, the small village of Peyre...

See Peyre guide
La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

The tiny village of La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite, in the Gorges...

See La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite guide
Gorges de la Jonte

Gorges de la Jonte

Scenery at 18 km (direction east-north-east), in the Lozere department

Less dramatic and less well known than the Gorges du Tarn...

See Gorges de la Jonte guide


at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

The highlights here in Severac-le-Chateau include the castle and the ancient...

See Severac-le-Chateau guide
La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south-east)

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

See La Couvertoirade guide
Gorges du Tarn

Gorges du Tarn

Scenery at 29 km (direction north-east), in the Lozere department

The cliffs and deep wooded slopes of the Gorges du Tarn make...

See Gorges du Tarn guide


at 31 km (direction east-north-east), in the Lozere department

The small rivers that meet in the centre of...

See Meyrueis guide
Les loups du Gevaudan

Les loups du Gevaudan

at 32 km (direction north-north-east), in the Lozere department

The Loups de Gevaudan park is a chance to see wolves...

See Les loups du Gevaudan guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 35 km (direction south-south-east), in the Herault department

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

See Lunas and area guide


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

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

See Brousse-le-Chateau guide


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

More famous for the beauty products produced here, the...

See Avene guide


at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Lozere department

Saint-Chely-du-Tarn is in an idyllic spot within the western part of the...

See Saint-Chely-du-Tarn guide

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

Map of places to visit near Creissels


Markets in and near Creissels

  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (2km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (26km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (42km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (45km)
  • Rodez: market Wednesday & Saturday (49km)

More information about Creissels, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Creissels, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (9km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (14km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (28km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (33km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (38km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (39km)
  • Mont Aigoual (42km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (51km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (55km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (58km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (32km)
  • La Canourgue (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Creissels is in the southern-centre of France at 49 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Creissels is 533 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Creissels

Canton: Millau-Ouest

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12100

Distance to Creissels

from Rodez (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 533 km

from Calais: 769 km

from Nice: 340 km

from Bordeaux: 300 km

from Strasbourg: 616 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Millau and Saint-Georges-de-Luzencon.

This page in French: Visiter Creissels

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