Montans tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Gaillac at 4 km from Montans

Visit Montans: highlights and tourist information

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Montans is situated in the Tarn 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 Montans in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gaillac at 4 km and Lisle-sur-Tarn at 6 km.

Montans, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction north-north-east)

The historic centre of Gaillac and its riverside position make Gaillac a...

See Gaillac guide


at 6 km (direction west)

Lisle-sur-Tarn is a pretty village on the banks of the Tarn river....

See Lisle-sur-Tarn guide


Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

The central square of Castelnau-de-Montmiral with its medieval buildings, and the views...

See Castelnau-de-Montmiral guide
The Jardin des Martels

The Jardin des Martels

Garden at 14 km (direction south-west)

The Jardins des Martels is a beautiful garden and mini-farm near Toulouse....

See The Jardin des Martels guide
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at 14 km (direction south-west)

Giroussens is a pretty village and home to a ceramic centre and...

See Giroussens guide


at 14 km (direction south-west)

The small village of Vieux was once one of the most important...

See Vieux guide


at 19 km (direction south-south-west)

Lavaur is a pretty red brick town in the Tarn department of...

See Lavaur guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction north-west)

We particularly enjoyed the walk around the ramaparts in Puycelsi, one of...

See Puycelsi guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

Albi cathedral is remarkable for its brick exterior, and the large area...

See Albi cathedral guide


at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

Albi is quite a remarkable town, with a substantial and beautiful centre...

See Albi guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

Cordes is certainly one of the most beautiful towns in France with...

See Cordes-sur-Ciel guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

Realmont is very typical of the bastide towns to be found throughout...

See Realmont guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

Lautrec is a small village, but both the views and the intereting...

See Lautrec guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The cobbled streets, numerous medieval buildings and the castle combine to make...

See Bruniquel guide

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Map of places to visit near Montans


Markets in and near Montans

  • Gaillac: market Friday (4km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (6km)
  • Rabastens: market Saturday (14km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Saint-Sulpice: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Lavaur: market Saturday (19km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (23km)
  • Bessieres: market Monday (23km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (25km)

More information about Montans, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montans, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Martels (14km)
  • Parc Rochegude (22km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (22km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (23km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (33km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (36km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (41km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (46km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (45km)

Geography and distances

Montans is in the south of France at 22 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Montans is 556 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montans

Canton: Gaillac

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81600

Distance to Montans

from Albi (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 556 km

from Calais: 788 km

from Nice: 433 km

from Bordeaux: 223 km

from Strasbourg: 692 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brens, Gaillac, Lisle-sur-Tarn and Tecou.

This page in French: Visiter Montans


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