Nant tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nant: highlights and tourist information

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Nant is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 69 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Nant is 543 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Couvertoirade at 12 km and La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nant, 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 Nant 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 Nant

Markets in and near Nant

  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (20km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (25km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (34km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (38km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (43km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (43km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (45km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (45km)

More information about Nant, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Nant, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (13km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (18km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (18km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (23km)
  • Mont Aigoual (25km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (27km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (37km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (41km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (44km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (17km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (20km)
  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nant

Canton: Nant

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12230

Distance to Nant

from Rodez (prefecture): 69 km

from Paris: 543 km

from Calais: 778 km

from Nice: 320 km

from Bordeaux: 321 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Causse-Begon, Saint-Jean-du-Bruel and Sauclieres.

This page in French: Visiter Nant