Les Albres tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Peyrusse-le-Roc at 5 km from Les Albres

Visit Les Albres: highlights and tourist information

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Les Albres 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 Les Albres in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Peyrusse-le-Roc at 5 km and Capdenac at 10 km.

Les Albres, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction south-west)

Peyrusse-le-Roc is most unusual in having the small village to explore, and...

See Peyrusse-le-Roc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot department

Capdenac-le-Haut, another of the 'beautiful villages of France' is quite small but...

See Capdenac guide


at 13 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot department

The market town of Figeac has many interesting historic buildings and streets...

See Figeac guide
Chateau de Bournazel

Chateau de Bournazel

Castle at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Bournazel is a charming chateau in the renaissance syle,...

See Chateau de Bournazel guide
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at 15 km (direction west), in the Lot department

Although quite small, take the time to stroll around Faycelles when you...

See Faycelles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

Best known for its abbey and a s a pilgrimage destination, the...

See Conques guide


at 19 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cantal department

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

See Maurs guide


at 21 km (direction north-east), in the Cantal department

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

See Mourjou guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction north-west), in the Lot department

Cardaillac is a small, unspoiled village now listed among the 'most beautiful...

See Cardaillac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-east)

The lovely riverside setting, the steep cobbled streets and the castle combine...

See Belcastel guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cantal department

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

See Vieillevie guide


at 23 km (direction south-west)

The 13th century bastide town of Villefranche-de-Rouergue is very much a traditional...

See Villefranche-de-Rouergue guide


at 27 km (direction west), in the Lot department

The medieval centre of Cajarc make it a pleasant place to visit...

See Cajarc guide


at 29 km (direction north-west), in the Lot department

The castle, medieval gateway and market hall are among the highlights in...

See Lacapelle-Marival guide

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Map of places to visit near Les Albres


Markets in and near Les Albres

  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (6km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (11km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (14km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (19km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (24km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (33km)

More information about Les Albres, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Les Albres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (28km)
  • Chateau Montal (44km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (44km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (29km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (34km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (36km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (40km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (44km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (53km)

Geography and distances

Les Albres is in the southern-centre of France at 38 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Les Albres is 480 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Albres

Canton: Capdenac-Gare

Arrondissement: Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12220

Distance to Les Albres

from Rodez (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 480 km

from Calais: 713 km

from Nice: 417 km

from Bordeaux: 220 km

from Strasbourg: 619 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asprieres, Aubin, Boisse-Penchot, Bouillac, Cuzac, Galgan, Lentillac-Saint-Blaise, Livinhac-le-Haut, Peyrusse-le-Roc, Sonnac, Valzergues and Viviez.

This page in French: Visiter Les Albres


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