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Decazeville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Decazeville in Aveyron

Photo is of Peyrusse-le-Roc at 11 km from Decazeville

Visit Decazeville: highlights and tourist information

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Decazeville is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Peyrusse-le-Roc at 11 km and Chateau de Bournazel at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Decazeville, 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 Decazeville in Occitanie.

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



at 11 km (direction west-south-west)

Peyrusse-le-Roc is most unusual in having the small village to...

See Peyrusse-le-Roc guide
Chateau de Bournazel

Chateau de Bournazel

Castle at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

The Chateau de Bournazel is a charming chateau in the renaissance...

See Chateau de Bournazel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

Best known for its abbey and a s a pilgrimage destination,...

See Conques guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west), in the Lot department

Capdenac-le-Haut, another of the 'beautiful villages of France' is quite small but...

See Capdenac guide


at 16 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cantal department

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region in...

See Mourjou guide


at 16 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cantal department

On the banks of the Lot river the small village of...

See Vieillevie guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cantal department

In Maurs you can see the Abbey Church of...

See Maurs guide


at 17 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot department

The market town of Figeac has many interesting historic buildings and...

See Figeac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

The lovely riverside setting, the steep cobbled streets and...

See Belcastel guide


at 21 km (direction west), in the Lot department

Although quite small, take the time to stroll around Faycelles when you...

See Faycelles guide
Le Don du Fel

Le Don du Fel

at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

Le Don du Fel is an impressive exhibition of...

See Le Don du Fel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot department

Cardaillac is a small, unspoiled village now listed among the 'most...

See Cardaillac guide


at 26 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cantal department

The fortified village of Marcoles dates from the 10th century and is...

See Marcoles guide


at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

The medieval bridges and half-timbered houses are among the highlights in...

See Entraygues guide

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

Map of places to visit near Decazeville


Markets in and near Decazeville

Market days in Decazeville: weekly market: Tuesday & Friday;

  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (0km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (4km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (6km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (17km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (18km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (27km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Decazeville, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Decazeville, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (32km)
  • Chateau Montal (45km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (50km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (25km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (29km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (38km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (41km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (44km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (51km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Decazeville is in the southern-centre of France at 35 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Decazeville is 477 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Decazeville

Canton: Decazeville

Arrondissement: Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12300

Distance to Decazeville

from Rodez (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 477 km

from Calais: 711 km

from Nice: 412 km

from Bordeaux: 225 km

from Strasbourg: 613 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Almont-les-Junies, Aubin, Boisse-Penchot, Cransac, Firmi, Flagnac, Livinhac-le-Haut and Viviez.

This page in French: Visiter Decazeville

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