Gaillac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gaillac in Tarn

Visit Gaillac: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The historic centre of Gaillac and its riverside position make Gaillac a very enjoyable small town to discover

Important note

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

Gaillac is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 20 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Gaillac is 552 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Gaillac include "recommended detour".

Popular places to visit nearby include Castelnau-de-Montmiral at 9 km and Vieux at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gaillac, 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 Gaillac in Occitanie.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Gaillac

Markets in and near Gaillac

Market days in Gaillac: weekly market: Friday;

  • Gaillac: market Friday (0km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (9km)
  • Rabastens: market Saturday (16km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (19km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (20km)
  • Saint-Sulpice: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Lavaur: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (26km)
  • Bessieres: market Monday (26km)

More information about Gaillac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Gaillac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Martels (18km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (19km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (20km)
  • Parc Rochegude (20km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (32km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (37km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (43km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (49km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gaillac

Canton: Gaillac

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81600

Distance to Gaillac

from Albi (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 552 km

from Calais: 784 km

from Nice: 432 km

from Bordeaux: 222 km

from Strasbourg: 688 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brens, Broze, Montans, Rivieres and Senouillac.

This page in French: Visiter Gaillac