Montirat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montirat in Tarn

Visit Montirat: highlights and tourist information

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Montirat is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 26 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Montirat is 523 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Monesties at 10 km and Najac at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montirat, 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 Montirat 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 Montirat

Markets in and near Montirat

  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (13km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (16km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (25km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (26km)
  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (28km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)

More information about Montirat, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montirat, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (26km)
  • Gréalou dolmen de Pech-Laglaire (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (46km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (21km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Paradis (16km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (18km)
  • Parc Rochegude (26km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (26km)
  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (45km)
  • Jardin des Martels (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (12km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montirat

Canton: Monestiés

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 81190

Distance to Montirat

from Albi (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 523 km

from Calais: 755 km

from Nice: 417 km

from Bordeaux: 225 km

from Strasbourg: 655 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Montirat): Bor-et-Bar, Jouqueviel, Le Segur, Mirandol-Bourgnounac, Saint-Andre-de-Najac and Saint-Christophe.

This page in French: Visiter Montirat