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Escroux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Escroux in Tarn

Photo is of Belmont-sur-Rance at 12 km from Escroux

Visit Escroux: highlights and tourist information

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Escroux is situated in the Tarn department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Belmont-sur-Rance at 12 km and Brassac (Tarn) at 17 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Escroux, 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 Escroux in Occitanie.

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



at 12 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aveyron department

The Cevennes village of Belmont-sur-Rance is small but very enjoyable to explore,...

See Belmont-sur-Rance guide
Brassac (Tarn)

Brassac (Tarn)

at 17 km (direction south-west)

The highlight in the centre of Brassac in the Tarn department is...

See Brassac (Tarn) guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south-west), in the Aveyron department

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

See Brousse-le-Chateau guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction south-east), in the Herault department

With a lovely medieval centre and the scenic background of the Jaur...

See Olargues guide


at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

While not an important tourist destination, Castres has a pleasant town centre...

See Castres guide


at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Realmont guide


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

More famous for the beauty products produced here, the steep streets of...

See Avene guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction west)

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

See Lautrec guide


at 42 km (direction east-south-east), in the Herault department

The seting on the River Orb and the Mediterranean garden add...

See Roquebrun guide


at 44 km (direction south-east), in the Herault department

The busy village of Saint-Chinian in the Minerves is best...

See Saint-Chinian guide


at 44 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Albi guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 44 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Albi cathedral guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction south-south-east), in the Herault department

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve are very...

See Minerve guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 45 km (direction east), in the Herault department

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

See Lunas and area guide

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

Map of places to visit near Escroux


Markets in and near Escroux

  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (30km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (30km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (35km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (36km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (38km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (40km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (41km)

More information about Escroux, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Escroux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (20km)
  • Grands Causses (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (35km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (44km)
  • Parc Rochegude (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Devèze (31km)
  • Mont Caroux (32km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (20km)

Geography and distances

Escroux is in the south of France at 44 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Escroux is 569 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Escroux

Canton: Lacaune

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81530

Distance to Escroux

from Albi (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 569 km

from Calais: 803 km

from Nice: 372 km

from Bordeaux: 283 km

from Strasbourg: 666 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berlats, Gijounet, Lacaune, Saint-Sever-du-Moustier, Senaux and Viane.

This page in French: Visiter Escroux

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