Riviere-sur-Tarn tourism and travel guide

Photo of Riviere-sur-Tarn in Aveyron

Visit Riviere-sur-Tarn: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Riviere-sur-Tarn is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 48 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Riviere-sur-Tarn is 522 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gorges de la Jonte at 9 km and La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Riviere-sur-Tarn, 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 Riviere-sur-Tarn 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 Riviere-sur-Tarn

Markets in and near Riviere-sur-Tarn

  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (11km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (16km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (32km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (42km)

More information about Riviere-sur-Tarn, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Riviere-sur-Tarn, France

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

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 (21km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (10km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (18km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (28km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (31km)
  • Mont Aigoual (37km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (41km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (45km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (52km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Canourgue (28km)
  • Le Caylar (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (9km)
  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (20km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Riviere-sur-Tarn

Canton: Peyreleau

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 12640

Distance to Riviere-sur-Tarn

from Rodez (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 522 km

from Calais: 758 km

from Nice: 336 km

from Bordeaux: 303 km

from Strasbourg: 603 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Riviere-sur-Tarn from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aguessac, Compeyre, La Cresse, Mostuejouls, Paulhe and Verrieres.

This page in French: Visiter Riviere-sur-Tarn