Salies tourism and travel guide

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Visit Salies: highlights and tourist information

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Salies is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 4 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Salies is 552 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albi at 4 km and Realmont at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Salies, 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 Salies 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 Salies

Markets in and near Salies

  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (4km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (9km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (18km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (18km)
  • Gaillac: market Friday (19km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (23km)
  • Lisle-sur-Tarn: market Sunday (26km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (32km)

More information about Salies, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Salies, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Episcopal City, Albi (4km)
  • Rabastens église Notre-Dame-du-Bourg (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (33km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (55km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Rochegude (4km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (4km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (24km)
  • Jardin des Martels (32km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (33km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (39km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (55km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Salies

Canton: Albi-Sud

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 81990

Distance to Salies

from Albi (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 552 km

from Calais: 785 km

from Nice: 413 km

from Bordeaux: 239 km

from Strasbourg: 677 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albi, Carlus, Castelnau-de-Levis, Labastide-Denat, Lamillarie, Le Sequestre, Orban, Poulan-Pouzols, Puygouzon, Rouffiac and Terssac.

This page in French: Visiter Salies