Guitalens tourism and travel guide

Photo of Guitalens in Tarn

Photo is of Lautrec at 11 km from Guitalens

Visit Guitalens: highlights and tourist information

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Guitalens 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 Guitalens in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lautrec at 11 km and Castres at 18 km.

Guitalens, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lautrec guide


at 18 km (direction east)

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

See Castres guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

Lavaur is a pretty red brick town in the Tarn department of France...

See Lavaur guide


at 19 km (direction north-east)

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

See Realmont guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

The large arcaded square in the centre of Revel contains one of the biggest...

See Revel guide


at 21 km (direction south)

The abbey-school and numerous ancient colombage houses are among the interesting finds in the...

See Soreze guide
The Jardin des Martels

The Jardin des Martels

Garden at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

The Jardins des Martels is a beautiful garden and mini-farm near Toulouse....

See The Jardin des Martels guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

Giroussens is a pretty village and home to a ceramic centre and lovely garden...

See Giroussens guide
La Pomarede

La Pomarede

at 27 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aude department

Very tiny so don't travel for ages to get here but if you are...

See La Pomarede guide


at 30 km (direction north-west)

Lisle-sur-Tarn is a pretty village on the banks of the Tarn river....

See Lisle-sur-Tarn guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

The historic centre of Gaillac and its riverside position make Gaillac a very enjoyable...

See Gaillac guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 33 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Albi cathedral guide


at 33 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Albi guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aude department

In Saissac the highlights include the views from the top of the village and...

See Saissac guide

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Map of places to visit near Guitalens


Markets in and near Guitalens

  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Lavaur: market Saturday (19km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (21km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (21km)
  • Caraman: market Thursday (26km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (30km)

More information about Guitalens, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Guitalens, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (32km)
  • Episcopal City, Albi (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (17km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (22km)
  • Jardin des Martels (25km)
  • Parc Rochegude (33km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (46km)

Geography and distances

Guitalens is in the south of France at 33 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Guitalens is 580 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guitalens

Canton: Vielmur-sur-Agout

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81220

Distance to Guitalens

from Albi (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 580 km

from Calais: 813 km

from Nice: 421 km

from Bordeaux: 247 km

from Strasbourg: 704 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cuq, Damiatte, Lalbarede, Prades, Puycalvel, Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux, Semalens, Servies and Vielmur-sur-Agout.

This page in French: Visiter Guitalens