Salmiech tourism and travel guide

Photo of Salmiech in Aveyron

Visit Salmiech: highlights and tourist information

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Salmiech is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 19 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Salmiech is 520 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Rodez at 19 km and Sauveterre-de-Rouergue at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Salmiech, 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 Salmiech 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 Salmiech

Markets in and near Salmiech

  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Rodez: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (36km)

More information about Salmiech, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Salmiech, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (29km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (44km)
  • Parc Rochegude (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (28km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (34km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Salmiech

Canton: Cassagnes-Bégonhès

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12120

Distance to Salmiech

from Rodez (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 520 km

from Calais: 754 km

from Nice: 380 km

from Bordeaux: 260 km

from Strasbourg: 630 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auriac-Lagast, Cassagnes-Begonhes, Comps-la-Grand-Ville and Sainte-Juliette-sur-Viaur.

This page in French: Visiter Salmiech