Grand-Vabre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grand-Vabre in Aveyron

Photo is of Conques at 5 km from Grand-Vabre

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Grand-Vabre 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 Grand-Vabre in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Conques at 5 km and Conques Abbey at 5 km.

Grand-Vabre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction south-east)

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

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Conques Abbey

Conques Abbey

Abbey at 5 km (direction south-east)

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

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at 5 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cantal department

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

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at 7 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cantal department

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

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at 7 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cantal department

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

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at 9 km (direction north-east), in the Cantal department

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

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Le Fel

Le Fel

at 12 km (direction east)

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

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Le Don du Fel

Le Don du Fel

at 12 km (direction east)

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

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

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

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at 12 km (direction east)

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

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at 14 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cantal department

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

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at 15 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cantal department

In Maurs you can see the Abbey Church of Saint-Cesaire and half-timbered houses in...

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at 17 km (direction east)

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

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at 17 km (direction east), in the Cantal department

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

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Map of places to visit near Grand-Vabre


Markets in and near Grand-Vabre

  • Firmi: market Saturday (11km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (14km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (16km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (17km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (26km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Grand-Vabre, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Grand-Vabre, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (38km)
  • Chateau Montal (47km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (25km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (28km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (34km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (52km)

Geography and distances

Grand-Vabre is in the southern-centre of France at 36 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Grand-Vabre is 470 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grand-Vabre

Canton: Conques

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12320

Distance to Grand-Vabre

from Rodez (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 470 km

from Calais: 704 km

from Nice: 405 km

from Bordeaux: 233 km

from Strasbourg: 602 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Grand-Vabre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Almont-les-Junies, Conques, Saint-Parthem and Vieillevie.

This page in French: Visiter Grand-Vabre