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Escandolieres tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Bournazel at 3 km from Escandolieres

Visit Escandolieres: highlights and tourist information

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Escandolieres is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Bournazel at 3 km and Belcastel at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Escandolieres, 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 Escandolieres in Occitanie.

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

Chateau de Bournazel

Chateau de Bournazel

Castle at 3 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chateau de Bournazel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Belcastel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-north-east)

Best known for its abbey and a s a...

See Conques guide


at 16 km (direction west)

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

See Peyrusse-le-Roc guide


at 21 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cantal department

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

See Vieillevie guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

In Rodez you can explore the historic town around the cathedral,...

See Rodez guide
Le Don du Fel

Le Don du Fel

at 24 km (direction north-east)

Le Don du Fel is an impressive exhibition of artworks and pottery...

See Le Don du Fel guide


at 25 km (direction north-east), in the Cantal department

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

See Mourjou guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot department

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

See Capdenac guide


at 27 km (direction north-east)

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

See Entraygues guide


at 27 km (direction west-south-west)

The 13th century bastide town of Villefranche-de-Rouergue is very...

See Villefranche-de-Rouergue guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south)

The highlight in Sauveterre-de-Rouergue is surely the medieval houses and...

See Sauveterre-de-Rouergue guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot department

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

See Figeac guide


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

This pretty village in the Aubrac region has several monuments of...

See Estaing guide

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

Map of places to visit near Escandolieres


Markets in and near Escandolieres

  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (8km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (10km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Rodez: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (27km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (28km)

More information about Escandolieres, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Escandolieres, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (43km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (48km)
  • Chateau Montal (58km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (14km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (48km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (19km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (30km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (37km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Escandolieres is in the southern-centre of France at 23 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Escandolieres is 488 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Escandolieres

Canton: Rignac

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12390

Distance to Escandolieres

from Rodez (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 488 km

from Calais: 721 km

from Nice: 403 km

from Bordeaux: 234 km

from Strasbourg: 617 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auzits, Bournazel, Clairvaux-d'Aveyron, Goutrens and Saint-Christophe-Vallon.

This page in French: Visiter Escandolieres

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