Marsal tourism and travel guide

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Visit Marsal: highlights and tourist information

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Marsal is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 11 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Marsal is 548 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albi at 11 km and Albi cathedral at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marsal, 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 Marsal 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 Marsal

Markets in and near Marsal

  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (6km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (11km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (17km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (30km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (30km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Gaillac: market Friday (31km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (35km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (38km)

More information about Marsal, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Marsal, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (11km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (11km)
  • Parc Rochegude (11km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (30km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (36km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (43km)
  • Jardin des Martels (45km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marsal

Canton: Villefranche-d'Albigeois

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81430

Distance to Marsal

from Albi (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 548 km

from Calais: 781 km

from Nice: 401 km

from Bordeaux: 249 km

from Strasbourg: 666 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellegarde, Cambon, Crespinet, Cunac, Frejairolles, Saint-Gregoire, Saint-Juery, Serenac and Villefranche-d'Albigeois.

This page in French: Visiter Marsal