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Peyreleau tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Gorges de la Jonte at 2 km from Peyreleau

Visit Peyreleau: highlights and tourist information

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Peyreleau is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gorges de la Jonte at 2 km and La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peyreleau, 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 Peyreleau in Occitanie.

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

Gorges de la Jonte

Gorges de la Jonte

Scenery at 2 km (direction east), in the Lozere department

Less dramatic and less well known than the Gorges du Tarn north...

See Gorges de la Jonte guide
La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

at 7 km (direction south-south-east)

The tiny village of La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite, in the Gorges de la Dourbie,...

See La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite guide


at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

The town of Millau is a lively traditional town, well worth a...

See Millau guide
Gorges du Tarn

Gorges du Tarn

Scenery at 15 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lozere department

The cliffs and deep wooded slopes of the Gorges du Tarn make...

See Gorges du Tarn guide


at 18 km (direction east), in the Lozere department

The small rivers that meet in the centre of the town and...

See Meyrueis guide


at 18 km (direction north-west)

The highlights here in Severac-le-Chateau include the castle and the ancient vaulted...

See Severac-le-Chateau guide
Millau bridge

Millau bridge

Bridge at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

Millau Bridge (the Viaduc de Millau) is a modern bridge designed by...

See Millau bridge guide
Les loups du Gevaudan

Les loups du Gevaudan

at 20 km (direction north-north-west), in the Lozere department

The Loups de Gevaudan park is a chance to see wolves living...

See Les loups du Gevaudan guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

Close to Millau Bridge, the small village of Peyre is listed among...

See Peyre guide


at 21 km (direction north-east), in the Lozere department

Saint-Chely-du-Tarn is in an idyllic spot within the western part of the...

See Saint-Chely-du-Tarn guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction north-east), in the Lozere department

Sainte-Enimie is the most extensive, and perhaps the most interesting, of the...

See Sainte-Enimie guide


at 26 km (direction east-north-east), in the Lozere department

The tiny village of Castelbouc, in the Gorges du Tarn, is very...

See Castelbouc guide


at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Lozere department

The small but very pretty village of Montbrun is at the eastern...

See Montbrun guide
La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction south-south-east)

La Couvertoirade, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', is one...

See La Couvertoirade guide

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

Map of places to visit near Peyreleau


Markets in and near Peyreleau

  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (15km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (19km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (36km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (39km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (41km)

More information about Peyreleau, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Peyreleau, France

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

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 (25km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (7km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (12km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (22km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (24km)
  • Mont Aigoual (31km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (38km)
  • Mont Lozère (50km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (50km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (53km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Canourgue (27km)
  • Le Caylar (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Peyreleau is in the southern-centre of France at 54 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Peyreleau is 523 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Peyreleau

Canton: Peyreleau

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12720

Distance to Peyreleau

from Rodez (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 523 km

from Calais: 759 km

from Nice: 329 km

from Bordeaux: 309 km

from Strasbourg: 600 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Rozier, Mostuejouls, Saint-Andre-de-Vezines and Saint-Pierre-Des-Tripiers.

This page in French: Visiter Peyreleau

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