Saint-Jean-de-Marcel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-de-Marcel: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-de-Marcel is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 17 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Marcel is 533 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Monesties at 12 km and Albi at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-de-Marcel, 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 Saint-Jean-de-Marcel in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Jean-de-Marcel

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Marcel

  • Carmaux: market Friday (7km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (13km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (23km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Gaillac: market Friday (33km)

More information about Saint-Jean-de-Marcel, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-de-Marcel, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Jean-de-Marcel.

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (17km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (49km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Rochegude (17km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (17km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (23km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (33km)
  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (47km)
  • Jardin des Martels (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (28km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (49km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Marcel

Canton: Valderiès

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81350

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Marcel

from Albi (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 533 km

from Calais: 767 km

from Nice: 404 km

from Bordeaux: 240 km

from Strasbourg: 657 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-de-Marcel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andouque, Crespin, Moulares, Rosieres, Sainte-Gemme, Tanus and Valderies.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-de-Marcel