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Plaisance tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Brousse-le-Chateau at 10 km from Plaisance

Visit Plaisance: highlights and tourist information

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Plaisance is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Brousse-le-Chateau at 10 km and Belmont-sur-Rance at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plaisance, 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 Plaisance in Occitanie.

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

Brousse-le-Chateau

Brousse-le-Chateau

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction north-east)

Brousse-le-Chateau is an idyllic little village of steep cobbled...

See Brousse-le-Chateau guide
Belmont-sur-Rance

Belmont-sur-Rance

at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

The Cevennes village of Belmont-sur-Rance is small but very enjoyable to explore,...

See Belmont-sur-Rance guide
Albi

Albi

at 32 km (direction west), in the Tarn department

Albi is quite a remarkable town, with a substantial and...

See Albi guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 32 km (direction west), in the Tarn department

Albi cathedral is remarkable for its brick exterior, and...

See Albi cathedral guide
 
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Realmont

Realmont

at 33 km (direction west-south-west), in the Tarn department

Realmont is very typical of the bastide towns to be...

See Realmont guide
Brassac (Tarn)

Brassac (Tarn)

at 33 km (direction south), in the Tarn department

The highlight in the centre of Brassac in the Tarn...

See Brassac (Tarn) guide
Sauveterre-de-Rouergue

Sauveterre-de-Rouergue

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-west)

The highlight in Sauveterre-de-Rouergue is surely the medieval houses and...

See Sauveterre-de-Rouergue guide
Monesties

Monesties

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Tarn department

There is much more to discover in Monesties than...

See Monesties guide
Peyre

Peyre

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction east-north-east)

Close to Millau Bridge, the small village of Peyre...

See Peyre guide
Lautrec

Lautrec

Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Tarn department

Lautrec is a small village, but both the views and the intereting...

See Lautrec guide
Millau bridge

Millau bridge

Bridge at 42 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Millau bridge guide
Castres

Castres

at 44 km (direction south-west), in the Tarn department

While not an important tourist destination, Castres has a...

See Castres guide
Millau

Millau

at 46 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Millau guide
Rodez

Rodez

at 47 km (direction east-north-east)

In Rodez you can explore the historic town around the...

See Rodez guide

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Map of places to visit near Plaisance

 
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Markets in and near Plaisance

  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (27km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (32km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (34km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (40km)

More information about Plaisance, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Plaisance, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (37km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (10km)
  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (32km)
  • Parc Rochegude (32km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Caroux (50km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (41km)
 
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Geography and distances

Plaisance is in the southern-centre of France at 47 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Plaisance is 548 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Plaisance

Canton: Saint-Sernin-sur-Rance

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12550

Distance to Plaisance

from Rodez (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 548 km

from Calais: 782 km

from Nice: 380 km

from Bordeaux: 268 km

from Strasbourg: 654 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balaguier-sur-Rance, Brasc, Cadix, Coupiac, Curvalle, Fraissines, La Bastide-Solages, Martrin, Miolles, Saint-Sernin-sur-Rance and Trebas.

This page in French: Visiter Plaisance

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