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Murols tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Entraygues at 12 km from Murols

Visit Murols: highlights and tourist information

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Murols is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Entraygues at 12 km and Le Don du Fel at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Murols, 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 Murols in Occitanie.

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



at 12 km (direction south)

The medieval bridges and half-timbered houses are among the highlights in...

See Entraygues guide
Le Don du Fel

Le Don du Fel

at 12 km (direction south-west)

Le Don du Fel is an impressive exhibition of artworks and...

See Le Don du Fel guide


at 17 km (direction west-south-west), in the Cantal department

On the banks of the Lot river the small...

See Vieillevie guide


at 18 km (direction west), in the Cantal department

The fortified village of Marcoles dates from the 10th century and...

See Marcoles guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west), in the Cantal department

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region...

See Mourjou guide


at 22 km (direction north-west), in the Cantal department

Close to the scenic Route des Cretes', Aurillac lacks major monuments...

See Aurillac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction south-west)

Best known for its abbey and a s a pilgrimage destination, the...

See Conques guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

The sweeping lanscape of the Laguiole region is best known...

See Laguiole guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

This pretty village in the Aubrac region has several monuments...

See Estaing guide


at 30 km (direction south-east)

In the town of Espalion there is a lovely bridge over the...

See Espalion guide


at 30 km (direction west), in the Cantal department

In Maurs you can see the Abbey Church of Saint-Cesaire and...

See Maurs guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction south-east)

The pilgrimage village of Saint-Côme-d'Olt, with its castle and...

See Saint-Come-d'Olt guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cantal department

The very picturesque village of Tournemire is overlooked by...

See Tournemire guide


at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cantal department

In Laroquebrou you can see the Cere river below the village and...

See Laroquebrou guide

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

Map of places to visit near Murols


Markets in and near Murols

  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (12km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Entraygues: market Friday & (12km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (15km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (30km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (30km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (32km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (35km)

More information about Murols, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Murols, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (40km)

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 (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Trou de Bozouls (33km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (35km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (37km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (37km)
  • Puy Griou (38km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (41km)

Geography and distances

Murols is in the southern-centre of France at 45 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Murols is 456 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Murols

Canton: Mur-de-Barrez

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12600

Distance to Murols

from Rodez (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 456 km

from Calais: 691 km

from Nice: 392 km

from Bordeaux: 249 km

from Strasbourg: 580 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lacroix-Barrez, Ladinhac, Lapeyrugue, Leucamp, Montezic, Saint-Hippolyte and Vezels-Roussy.

This page in French: Visiter Murols

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