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Visit Lavaur: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Lavaur is a pretty red brick town in the Tarn department of France

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Lavaur. For detailed visitor information see the Lavaur travel guide.

Lavaur is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 37 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Lavaur is 575 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Giroussens at 8 km and Lisle-sur-Tarn at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lavaur, 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 Lavaur in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Lavaur


Markets in and near Lavaur

Market days in Lavaur: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Lavaur: market Saturday (0km)
  • Verfeil: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Saint-Sulpice: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Rabastens: market Saturday (15km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (17km)
  • Caraman: market Thursday (19km)
  • Bessieres: market Monday (20km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (21km)

More information about Lavaur, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Lavaur, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Martels (8km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (14km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (31km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (32km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (36km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (37km)
  • Parc Rochegude (37km)
  • Parc du château de Merville (42km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lavaur

Canton: Lavaur

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81500

Distance to Lavaur

from Albi (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 575 km

from Calais: 806 km

from Nice: 438 km

from Bordeaux: 229 km

from Strasbourg: 710 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambres, Belcastel, Labastide-Saint-Georges, Marzens, Massac-Seran and Saint-Jean-de-Rives.

This page in French: Visiter Lavaur

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