Gijounet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gijounet in Tarn

Photo is of Brassac (Tarn) at 13 km from Gijounet

Visit Gijounet: highlights and tourist information

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Gijounet is situated in the Tarn department and Occitanie region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Brassac (Tarn) at 13 km and Belmont-sur-Rance at 16 km.

Gijounet, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Brassac (Tarn)

Brassac (Tarn)

at 13 km (direction south-west)

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

See Brassac (Tarn) guide


at 16 km (direction north-east), in the Aveyron department

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

See Belmont-sur-Rance guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction east-south-east), in the Herault department

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

See Olargues guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aveyron department

Brousse-le-Chateau is an idyllic little village of steep cobbled streets on the banks of...

See Brousse-le-Chateau guide


at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Castres guide


at 35 km (direction west)

Realmont is very typical of the bastide towns to be found throughout the Tarn...

See Realmont guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction west)

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

See Lautrec guide


at 39 km (direction east), in the Herault department

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

See Avene guide


at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Herault department

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

See Roquebrun guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction south-south-east), in the Herault department

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve are very pleasant to explore,...

See Minerve guide


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

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

See Saint-Chinian guide


at 44 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aude department

If you are exploreing the Minervois wine region you will also want to take...

See Caunes-Minervois guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

Albi is quite a remarkable town, with a substantial and beautiful centre and sensational...

See Albi guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

Albi cathedral is remarkable for its brick exterior, and the large area of renaissance...

See Albi cathedral guide

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Map of places to visit near Gijounet


Markets in and near Gijounet

  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (27km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (28km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (31km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (33km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (35km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (40km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (42km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (42km)

More information about Gijounet, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Gijounet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (60km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (16km)
  • Grands Causses (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (33km)
  • Parc Rochegude (45km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Devèze (28km)
  • Mont Caroux (32km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (19km)

Geography and distances

Gijounet is in the south of France at 45 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Gijounet is 572 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gijounet

Canton: Lacaune

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81530

Distance to Gijounet

from Albi (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 572 km

from Calais: 807 km

from Nice: 374 km

from Bordeaux: 283 km

from Strasbourg: 670 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berlats, Escroux, Senaux and Viane.

This page in French: Visiter Gijounet