Montfranc tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montfranc in Aveyron

Visit Montfranc: highlights and tourist information

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Montfranc is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 57 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Montfranc is 558 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belmont-sur-Rance at 15 km and Brousse-le-Chateau at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montfranc, 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 Montfranc in Occitanie.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aveyron

Map of places to visit near Montfranc

Markets in and near Montfranc

  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (31km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (35km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (37km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (39km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (40km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (41km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (42km)

More information about Montfranc, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montfranc, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (31km)
  • Grands Causses (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (18km)
  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (35km)
  • Parc Rochegude (35km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Devèze (43km)
  • Mont Caroux (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montfranc

Canton: Saint-Sernin-sur-Rance

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12380

Distance to Montfranc

from Rodez (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 558 km

from Calais: 792 km

from Nice: 378 km

from Bordeaux: 273 km

from Strasbourg: 661 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Serre, Massals, Miolles, Pousthomy and Saint-Sernin-sur-Rance.

This page in French: Visiter Montfranc