Saint-Jean-de-Vals tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Jean-de-Vals in Tarn

Photo is of Lautrec at 10 km from Saint-Jean-de-Vals

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

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Saint-Jean-de-Vals is situated in the Tarn department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Jean-de-Vals in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lautrec at 10 km and Castres at 10 km.

Saint-Jean-de-Vals, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lautrec

Lautrec

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction west)

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

See Lautrec guide
Castres

Castres

at 10 km (direction south)

While not an important tourist destination, Castres has a pleasant town centre...

See Castres guide
Realmont

Realmont

at 11 km (direction north-west)

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

See Realmont guide
Brassac (Tarn)

Brassac (Tarn)

at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Brassac (Tarn) guide
 
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Albi

Albi

at 28 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Albi guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 28 km (direction north-north-west)

Albi cathedral is remarkable for its brick exterior, and the large area...

See Albi cathedral guide
Soreze

Soreze

at 30 km (direction south-west)

The abbey-school and numerous ancient colombage houses are among the interesting finds...

See Soreze guide
Revel

Revel

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

The large arcaded square in the centre of Revel contains one of...

See Revel guide
Lavaur

Lavaur

at 35 km (direction west)

Lavaur is a pretty red brick town in the Tarn department of...

See Lavaur guide
Gaillac

Gaillac

at 37 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Gaillac guide
Saissac

Saissac

at 37 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aude department

In Saissac the highlights include the views from the top of the...

See Saissac guide
The Jardin des Martels

The Jardin des Martels

Garden at 39 km (direction west)

The Jardins des Martels is a beautiful garden and mini-farm near Toulouse....

See The Jardin des Martels guide
Giroussens

Giroussens

at 39 km (direction west)

Giroussens is a pretty village and home to a ceramic centre and...

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La Pomarede

La Pomarede

at 40 km (direction south-west), in the Aude department

Very tiny so don't travel for ages to get here but if...

See La Pomarede guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Vals

  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (17km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (24km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (28km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (29km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (33km)

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

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

What to do at Saint-Jean-de-Vals? 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-Vals.

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (28km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (9km)
  • Parc Rochegude (28km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (28km)
  • Jardin des Martels (39km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (40km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (40km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (45km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Jean-de-Vals is in the south of France at 28 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Vals is 574 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Vals

Canton: Roquecourbe

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81210

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Vals

from Albi (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 574 km

from Calais: 808 km

from Nice: 403 km

from Bordeaux: 259 km

from Strasbourg: 689 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Laboulbene, Montfa, Montpinier, Montredon-Labessonnie, Peyregoux, Roquecourbe, Saint-Germier and Venes.

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

 
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