Montpeyroux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montpeyroux in Aveyron

Visit Montpeyroux: highlights and tourist information

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Montpeyroux is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 37 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Montpeyroux is 470 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laguiole at 6 km and Espalion at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montpeyroux, 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 Montpeyroux 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 Montpeyroux

Markets in and near Montpeyroux

  • Espalion: market Friday (14km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (19km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (19km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (25km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (28km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Rodez: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (41km)

More information about Montpeyroux, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montpeyroux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Trou de Bozouls (20km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (21km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (29km)
  • Gorges du Tarn (56km)
  • Mont Mouchet (58km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Aumont-Aubrac (38km)
  • La Canourgue (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montpeyroux

Canton: Laguiole

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12210

Distance to Montpeyroux

from Rodez (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 470 km

from Calais: 705 km

from Nice: 371 km

from Bordeaux: 268 km

from Strasbourg: 578 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Condom-d'Aubrac, Curieres, Laguiole, Le Cayrol and Soulages-Bonneval.

This page in French: Visiter Montpeyroux