Fayet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fayet in Aveyron

Visit Fayet: highlights and tourist information

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Fayet is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 68 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Fayet is 564 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Avene at 13 km and Belmont-sur-Rance at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fayet, 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 Fayet in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Fayet

Markets in and near Fayet

  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (27km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (34km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (38km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (42km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (44km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (44km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (49km)

More information about Fayet, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Fayet, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Fayet.

Grand sites of France

  • Valle du Salagou (37km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (25km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (3km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (46km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Caroux (22km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (39km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (39km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (41km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (42km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (42km)
  • Céressou (46km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (25km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fayet

Canton: Camarès

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12360

Distance to Fayet

from Rodez (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 564 km

from Calais: 799 km

from Nice: 347 km

from Bordeaux: 303 km

from Strasbourg: 647 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brusque, Camares, Gissac, Montagnol, Peux-et-Couffouleux and Sylvanes.

This page in French: Visiter Fayet