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Tayrac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sauveterre-de-Rouergue at 7 km from Tayrac

Visit Tayrac: highlights and tourist information

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Tayrac is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauveterre-de-Rouergue at 7 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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Tayrac, 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 Tayrac in Occitanie.

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

Sauveterre-de-Rouergue

Sauveterre-de-Rouergue

Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction east-north-east)

The highlight in Sauveterre-de-Rouergue is surely the medieval houses and arcades...

See Sauveterre-de-Rouergue guide
Monesties

Monesties

Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction south-west), in the Tarn department

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

See Monesties guide
Najac

Najac

Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction west)

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

See Najac guide
Chateau de Najac

Chateau de Najac

Castle at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Chateau de Najac guide
 
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Belcastel

Belcastel

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

The lovely riverside setting, the steep cobbled streets and the castle combine...

See Belcastel guide
Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Villefranche-de-Rouergue

at 23 km (direction north-west)

The 13th century bastide town of Villefranche-de-Rouergue is very much...

See Villefranche-de-Rouergue guide
Cordes-sur-Ciel

Cordes-sur-Ciel

at 27 km (direction west-south-west), in the Tarn department

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

See Cordes-sur-Ciel guide
Varen

Varen

at 27 km (direction west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

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

See Varen guide
Verfeil-sur-Seye

Verfeil-sur-Seye

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

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

See Verfeil-sur-Seye guide
Chateau de Bournazel

Chateau de Bournazel

Castle at 29 km (direction north-north-east)

The Chateau de Bournazel is a charming chateau in the renaissance syle,...

See Chateau de Bournazel guide
Parisot

Parisot

at 31 km (direction west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The village of Parisot is very small but also very picturesque...

See Parisot guide
Albi

Albi

at 31 km (direction south-south-west), in the Tarn department

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

See Albi guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 31 km (direction south-south-west), in the Tarn department

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

See Albi cathedral guide
Rodez

Rodez

at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

In Rodez you can explore the historic town around the cathedral, and...

See Rodez guide

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

Map of places to visit near Tayrac

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Markets in and near Tayrac

  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (18km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (23km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (28km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (32km)
  • Rodez: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)

More information about Tayrac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Tayrac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Paradis (27km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (28km)
  • Parc Rochegude (31km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (31km)
  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (19km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (38km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (49km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Tayrac is in the southern-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Tayrac is 517 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Tayrac

Canton: Salvetat-Peyralès

Arrondissement: Rodez

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12440

Distance to Tayrac

from Rodez (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 517 km

from Calais: 751 km

from Nice: 407 km

from Bordeaux: 234 km

from Strasbourg: 645 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cabanes, Castelmary, Crespin, La Salvetat-Peyrales, Pradinas and Tauriac-de-Naucelle.

This page in French: Visiter Tayrac

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