Tayrac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tayrac in Aveyron

Visit Tayrac: highlights and tourist information

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Tayrac is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Tayrac is 517 kilometres from Paris).

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!


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

Map of places to visit near Tayrac

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

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)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (31km)
  • Parc Rochegude (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


Geography and distances

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