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Sainte-Croix tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sainte-Croix in Tarn

Photo is of Albi cathedral at 8 km from Sainte-Croix

Visit Sainte-Croix: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Croix is situated in the Tarn department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Albi cathedral at 8 km and Albi at 8 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Sainte-Croix, 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 Sainte-Croix in Occitanie.

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

Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 8 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Albi cathedral guide


at 8 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Albi guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Monesties guide


at 14 km (direction north-west)

Cordes is certainly one of the most beautiful towns in...

See Cordes-sur-Ciel guide


at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Gaillac guide


at 16 km (direction west)

The small village of Vieux was once one of the most...

See Vieux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction west)

The central square of Castelnau-de-Montmiral with its medieval buildings, and the views...

See Castelnau-de-Montmiral guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Realmont guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

Lisle-sur-Tarn is a pretty village on the banks of the Tarn...

See Lisle-sur-Tarn guide


at 25 km (direction north-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

At Varen you can see the Chateau du Doyenné and nice...

See Varen guide


at 28 km (direction north-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The small bastide town of Verfeil-sur-Seye has a nice centre...

See Verfeil-sur-Seye guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aveyron department

The village of Najac is very pretty, and the castle...

See Najac guide
Chateau de Najac

Chateau de Najac

Castle at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aveyron department

Najac castle is the impressive ruins of a 13th century castle in...

See Chateau de Najac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction west)

We particularly enjoyed the walk around the ramaparts in...

See Puycelsi guide

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

Map of places to visit near Sainte-Croix


Markets in and near Sainte-Croix

  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (8km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (11km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (12km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (13km)
  • Gaillac: market Friday (16km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (25km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (32km)

More information about Sainte-Croix, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Croix, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (8km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Rochegude (8km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (8km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (14km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (28km)
  • Jardin des Martels (33km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (43km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (46km)

Geography and distances

Sainte-Croix is in the south of France at 8 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Croix is 543 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Croix

Canton: Albi-Nord-Ouest

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81150

Distance to Sainte-Croix

from Albi (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 543 km

from Calais: 776 km

from Nice: 418 km

from Bordeaux: 231 km

from Strasbourg: 673 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sainte-Croix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bernac, Cagnac-les-Mines, Castanet, Castelnau-de-Levis, Labastide-de-Levis, Mailhoc, Terssac and Villeneuve-sur-Vere.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Croix

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