Graissac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Graissac in Aveyron

Photo is of Laguiole at 11 km from Graissac

Visit Graissac: highlights and tourist information

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Graissac is situated in the Aveyron 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 Graissac in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Laguiole at 11 km and Entraygues at 21 km.

Graissac, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction south-east)

The sweeping lanscape of the Laguiole region is best known for the famous knives...

See Laguiole guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Entraygues guide


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

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

See Montsalvy guide
Le Fel

Le Fel

at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Le Fel guide
Le Don du Fel

Le Don du Fel

at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Le Don du Fel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Estaing guide


at 26 km (direction west), in the Cantal department

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

See Junhac guide


at 27 km (direction west-south-west)

Espeyrac is a small, picturesque village surrounded by chestnut forests...

See Espeyrac guide


at 27 km (direction south)

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

See Espalion guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south)

The pilgrimage village of Saint-Côme-d'Olt, with its castle and unusual church, is listed among...

See Saint-Come-d'Olt guide


at 30 km (direction west), in the Cantal department

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

See Sénezergues guide


at 31 km (direction west-south-west), in the Cantal department

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

See Vieillevie guide


at 32 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cantal department

Close to the scenic Route des Cretes', Aurillac lacks major monuments but is a...

See Aurillac guide


at 32 km (direction west), in the Cantal department

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

See Cassaniouze guide

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Map of places to visit near Graissac


Markets in and near Graissac

  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (4km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (12km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (20km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (22km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (27km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (40km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (43km)

More information about Graissac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Graissac, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (39km)

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 (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Déroc (27km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (33km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (33km)
  • Puy Griou (35km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (36km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (40km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Graissac is in the southern-centre of France at 49 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Graissac is 456 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Graissac

Canton: Sainte-Geneviève-sur-Argence

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12420

Distance to Graissac

from Rodez (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 456 km

from Calais: 691 km

from Nice: 377 km

from Bordeaux: 265 km

from Strasbourg: 569 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alpuech, Cassuejouls, Huparlac, La Terrisse, Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence and Vitrac-en-Viadene.

This page in French: Visiter Graissac