Espeyrac tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Espeyrac is a small, picturesque village surrounded by chestnut forests

Espeyrac is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Espeyrac. For detailed visitor information see the Espeyrac travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Espeyrac in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Fel at 5 km and Entraygues at 6 km.

Espeyrac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Don du Fel

Le Don du Fel

at 5 km (direction )

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

See Le Don du Fel guide
Le Fel

Le Fel

at 5 km (direction )

Although small, the location of Le Fel and the pretty houses and...

See Le Fel guide


at 6 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Entraygues guide


at 8 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cantal department

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

See Vieillevie guide
Conques Abbey

Conques Abbey

Abbey at 9 km (direction west)

Conques abbey is a roman style church built in the 11th century...

See Conques Abbey guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction west)

Best known for its abbey and as a pilgrimage destination, the beautiful...

See Conques guide


at 11 km (direction west), in the Cantal department

Montsalvy is an 11th century town with an interesting historic centre...

See Montsalvy guide


at 12 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cantal department

Junhac is a pretty village of Cantal, with an attractive church...

See Junhac guide


at 13 km (direction north-west), in the Cantal department

Sénezergues is a tiny village with lovely views and an imposing castle...

See Sénezergues guide


at 13 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cantal department

Cassaniouze is a small town in Cantal with several small attractions...

See Cassaniouze guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Estaing guide


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

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

See Mourjou guide


at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

In the town of Espalion there is a lovely bridge over the...

See Espalion guide


at 23 km (direction north-west), in the Cantal department

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

See Marcoles guide

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Map of places to visit near Espeyrac


Markets in and near Espeyrac

  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (6km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (18km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (22km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (23km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (27km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (28km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (29km)

More information about Espeyrac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Espeyrac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (20km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (20km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (23km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (44km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (58km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Espeyrac is in the southern-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Espeyrac is 472 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Espeyrac

Canton: Entraygues-sur-Truyère

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12140

Distance to Espeyrac

from Rodez (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 472 km

from Calais: 706 km

from Nice: 393 km

from Bordeaux: 245 km

from Strasbourg: 596 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Entraygues, Golinhac, Saint-Felix-de-Lunel and Senergues.

This page in French: Visiter Espeyrac