La Rouquette tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Rouquette: highlights and tourist information

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La Rouquette is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 48 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: La Rouquette is 507 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villefranche-de-Rouergue at 7 km and Najac at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Rouquette, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to La Rouquette in Occitanie.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aveyron

Map of places to visit near La Rouquette

Markets in and near La Rouquette

  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (7km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (19km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (24km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (27km)
  • Septfonds: market Wednesday & Wednesday (31km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (32km)

More information about La Rouquette, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near La Rouquette, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Rouquette.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (14km)
  • Assier Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Quercy (15km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (27km)
  • Parc Rochegude (44km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (44km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (45km)
  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (7km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Rouquette

Canton: Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Arrondissement: Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12200

Distance to La Rouquette

from Rodez (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 507 km

from Calais: 739 km

from Nice: 429 km

from Bordeaux: 211 km

from Strasbourg: 650 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Castanet, Monteils, Vailhourles and Villefranche-de-Rouergue.

This page in French: Visiter La Rouquette