La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: The tiny village of La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite, in the Gorges de la Dourbie, is well worth a pause to explore

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite. For detailed visitor information see the La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Millau at 12 km and Millau bridge at 17 km.

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Gorges de la Jonte

Gorges de la Jonte

Scenery at 8 km (direction north-north-east), in the Lozere department

Less dramatic and less well known than the Gorges du Tarn north...

See Gorges de la Jonte guide


at 12 km (direction west)

The town of Millau is a lively traditional town, well worth a...

See Millau guide
Millau bridge

Millau bridge

Bridge at 17 km (direction west)

Millau Bridge (the Viaduc de Millau) is a modern bridge designed by...

See Millau bridge guide


at 18 km (direction east-north-east), in the Lozere department

The small rivers that meet in the centre of the town and...

See Meyrueis guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction west)

Close to Millau Bridge, the small village of Peyre is listed among...

See Peyre guide
Gorges du Tarn

Gorges du Tarn

Scenery at 22 km (direction west), in the Lozere department

The cliffs and deep wooded slopes of the Gorges du Tarn make...

See Gorges du Tarn guide
La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

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

La Couvertoirade, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', is one...

See La Couvertoirade guide


at 25 km (direction north-west)

The highlights here in Severac-le-Chateau include the castle and the ancient vaulted...

See Severac-le-Chateau guide


at 27 km (direction north-east), in the Lozere department

Saint-Chely-du-Tarn is in an idyllic spot within the western part of the...

See Saint-Chely-du-Tarn guide
Les loups du Gevaudan

Les loups du Gevaudan

at 27 km (direction north-north-west), in the Lozere department

The Loups de Gevaudan park is a chance to see wolves living...

See Les loups du Gevaudan guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Lozere department

Sainte-Enimie is the most extensive, and perhaps the most interesting, of the...

See Sainte-Enimie guide


at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Lozere department

The tiny village of Castelbouc, in the Gorges du Tarn, is very...

See Castelbouc guide


at 33 km (direction north-east), in the Lozere department

The small but very pretty village of Montbrun is at the eastern...

See Montbrun guide
Le Vigan

Le Vigan

at 34 km (direction east-south-east), in the Gard department

Le Vigan is one of the most interesting towns to visit within...

See Le Vigan guide

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Markets in and near La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (12km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (25km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (33km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (34km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (42km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (43km)

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Tourist attractions near La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (22km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (0km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (15km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (20km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (25km)
  • Mont Aigoual (29km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (31km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (48km)
  • Mont Lozère (53km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (56km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (30km)
  • La Canourgue (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite is in the southern-centre of France at 57 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite is 530 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

Canton: Peyreleau

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12100

Distance to La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

from Rodez (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 530 km

from Calais: 766 km

from Nice: 327 km

from Bordeaux: 312 km

from Strasbourg: 605 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Revens and Saint-Andre-de-Vezines.

This page in French: Visiter La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite