Montels tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montels: highlights and tourist information

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Montels is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Montels is 545 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vieux at 4 km and Castelnau-de-Montmiral at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montels, 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 Montels 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 Montels

Markets in and near Montels

  • Gaillac: market Friday (7km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (12km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (14km)
  • Rabastens: market Saturday (21km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (21km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (23km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (24km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (25km)
  • Saint-Sulpice: market Wednesday (27km)

More information about Montels, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montels, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Paradis (12km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (21km)
  • Parc Rochegude (21km)
  • Jardin des Martels (24km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (25km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (44km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (48km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (54km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montels

Canton: Castelnau-de-Montmiral

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81140

Distance to Montels

from Albi (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 545 km

from Calais: 777 km

from Nice: 432 km

from Bordeaux: 219 km

from Strasbourg: 683 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andillac, Broze, Cahuzac-sur-Vere, Castelnau-de-Montmiral, Donnazac, Le Verdier, Rivieres, Senouillac and Vieux.

This page in French: Visiter Montels