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Penne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Penne in Tarn

Photo is of Bruniquel at 6 km from Penne

Visit Penne: highlights and tourist information

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Penne is situated in the Tarn department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bruniquel at 6 km and Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Penne, 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 Penne in Occitanie.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction west-south-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The cobbled streets, numerous medieval buildings and the castle...

See Bruniquel guide


at 9 km (direction north-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Close to the Gorges de l'Aveyron, the medieval town of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val...

See Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction south-south-west)

We particularly enjoyed the walk around the ramaparts in Puycelsi,...

See Puycelsi guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction south-east)

The central square of Castelnau-de-Montmiral with its medieval buildings, and...

See Castelnau-de-Montmiral guide


at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

The small village of Vieux was once one of the...

See Vieux guide


at 16 km (direction north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Visitors to Espinas usually come here to visit the Chateau...

See Espinas guide


at 16 km (direction east-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

At Varen you can see the Chateau du Doyenné and...

See Varen guide


at 17 km (direction north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The small bastide town of Verfeil-sur-Seye has a nice...

See Verfeil-sur-Seye guide


at 18 km (direction east)

Cordes is certainly one of the most beautiful towns in...

See Cordes-sur-Ciel guide


at 18 km (direction north-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The 14th century House of Wolves is just one of the...

See Caylus guide


at 20 km (direction west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The focus in the small bastide town of Réalville is...

See Realville guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The village of Parisot is very small but also...

See Parisot guide


at 24 km (direction south-east)

The historic centre of Gaillac and its riverside position make...

See Gaillac guide
Chateau de Najac

Chateau de Najac

Castle at 25 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aveyron department

Najac castle is the impressive ruins of a 13th...

See Chateau de Najac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Penne


Markets in and near Penne

  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (9km)
  • Septfonds: market Wednesday & Wednesday (14km)
  • Negrepelisse: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Caussade: market Monday all day (18km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (18km)
  • Gaillac: market Friday (24km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (26km)
  • Montpezat-de-Quercy: market Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Nauphary: market Sunday (27km)

More information about Penne, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Penne, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (18km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Quercy (17km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (18km)
  • Jardin des Martels (35km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (37km)
  • Parc Rochegude (37km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (47km)
  • Parc du château de Merville (52km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Larra (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (28km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (18km)

Geography and distances

Penne is in the south of France at 37 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Penne is 533 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Penne

Canton: Vaour

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81140

Distance to Penne

from Albi (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 533 km

from Calais: 764 km

from Nice: 446 km

from Bordeaux: 202 km

from Strasbourg: 681 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bruniquel, Cazals, Saint-Michel-de-Vax and Vaour.

This page in French: Visiter Penne

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