Mazamet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mazamet in Tarn

Visit Mazamet: highlights and tourist information

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Mazamet is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 52 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Mazamet is 596 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Castres at 16 km and Brassac (Tarn) at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mazamet, 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 Mazamet 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 Mazamet

Markets in and near Mazamet

Market days in Mazamet: weekly market: Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday;

  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (0km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (11km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (21km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (30km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (31km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (35km)

More information about Mazamet, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Mazamet, France

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

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

  • Haut-Languedoc (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (17km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (16km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (27km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (32km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (59km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mazamet

Canton: Mazamet

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81200

Distance to Mazamet

from Albi (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 596 km

from Calais: 830 km

from Nice: 395 km

from Bordeaux: 279 km

from Strasbourg: 701 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aiguefonde, Aussillon, Bout-du-Pont-de-Larn, Caucalieres, Payrin-Augmontel and Pont-de-Larn.

This page in French: Visiter Mazamet