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Tanus tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tanus in Tarn

Photo is of Sauveterre-de-Rouergue at 13 km from Tanus

Visit Tanus: highlights and tourist information

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Tanus is situated in the Tarn department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 24 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Tanus is 529 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauveterre-de-Rouergue at 13 km and Monesties at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tanus, 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 Tanus 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 Tanus


Markets in and near Tanus

  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (19km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (24km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (29km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (31km)

More information about Tanus, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Tanus, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Rochegude (24km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (24km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (29km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (36km)
  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (40km)
  • Jardin des Martels (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (30km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (42km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (52km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tanus

Canton: Pampelonne

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81190

Distance to Tanus

from Albi (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 529 km

from Calais: 762 km

from Nice: 399 km

from Bordeaux: 244 km

from Strasbourg: 649 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Crespin, Lacapelle-Pinet, Ledas-et-Penthies, Montauriol, Moulares, Pampelonne, Saint-Jean-de-Marcel, Saint-Just-sur-Viaur, Tauriac-de-Naucelle and Treban.

This page in French: Visiter Tanus

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