Sonnac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sonnac in Aveyron

Visit Sonnac: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Sonnac is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 43 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Sonnac is 479 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Capdenac at 5 km and Peyrusse-le-Roc at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Sonnac, 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 Sonnac 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 Sonnac

Markets in and near Sonnac

  • Figeac: market Saturday (9km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (11km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (16km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (19km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (23km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (32km)

More information about Sonnac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Sonnac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (23km)
  • Chateau Montal (40km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (43km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (34km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (35km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (35km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (39km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sonnac

Canton: Capdenac-Gare

Arrondissement: Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12700

Distance to Sonnac

from Rodez (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 479 km

from Calais: 712 km

from Nice: 422 km

from Bordeaux: 215 km

from Strasbourg: 622 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asprieres, Bouillac, Capdenac, Capdenac-Gare, Causse-et-Diege, Cuzac, Galgan, Lentillac-Saint-Blaise, Les Albres, Lunan and Naussac.

This page in French: Visiter Sonnac