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Tournemire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tournemire in Aveyron

Photo is of Millau bridge at 13 km from Tournemire

Visit Tournemire: highlights and tourist information

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Tournemire is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Millau bridge at 13 km and Peyre at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tournemire, 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 Tournemire in Occitanie.

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

Millau bridge

Millau bridge

Bridge at 13 km (direction )

Millau Bridge (the Viaduc de Millau) is a modern...

See Millau bridge guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction )

Close to Millau Bridge, the small village of Peyre...

See Peyre guide


at 15 km (direction north-north-east)

The town of Millau is a lively traditional town, well...

See Millau guide
La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

at 24 km (direction north-east)

The tiny village of La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite, in the Gorges de la Dourbie,...

See La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-east), in the Herault department

More famous for the beauty products produced here, the...

See Avene guide
La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east)

La Couvertoirade, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', is...

See La Couvertoirade guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 25 km (direction south-east), in the Herault department

Lunas is one of the villages in the attractive...

See Lunas and area guide


at 27 km (direction west-south-west)

The Cevennes village of Belmont-sur-Rance is small but very enjoyable to...

See Belmont-sur-Rance guide
Gorges de la Jonte

Gorges de la Jonte

Scenery at 30 km (direction north-east), in the Lozere department

Less dramatic and less well known than the Gorges du Tarn...

See Gorges de la Jonte guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction west)

Brousse-le-Chateau is an idyllic little village of steep cobbled...

See Brousse-le-Chateau guide


at 36 km (direction south-east), in the Herault department

It is undoubtedly the Saint-Fulcran cathedral that will form the centre of...

See Lodeve guide


at 39 km (direction south-east)

The highlights here in Severac-le-Chateau include the castle and the ancient vaulted...

See Severac-le-Chateau guide


at 40 km (direction east-north-east), in the Lozere department

The small rivers that meet in the centre of the...

See Meyrueis guide
Gorges du Tarn

Gorges du Tarn

Scenery at 42 km (direction north-north-east), in the Lozere department

The cliffs and deep wooded slopes of the Gorges du Tarn...

See Gorges du Tarn guide

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

Map of places to visit near Tournemire


Markets in and near Tournemire

  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (15km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (39km)
  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (41km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (42km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (54km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (55km)

More information about Tournemire, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Tournemire, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (7km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (24km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (36km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (39km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (40km)
  • Mont Caroux (41km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (47km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (47km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (47km)
  • Mont Aigoual (48km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (52km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Tournemire is in the southern-centre of France at 55 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Tournemire is 546 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Tournemire

Canton: Saint-Affrique

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12250

Distance to Tournemire

from Rodez (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 546 km

from Calais: 781 km

from Nice: 342 km

from Bordeaux: 301 km

from Strasbourg: 629 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Bastide-Pradines, Roquefort-sur-Soulzon, Saint-Jean-d'Alcapies, Saint-Jean-et-Saint-Paul, Saint-Rome-de-Cernon and Viala-du-Pas-de-Jaux.

This page in French: Visiter Tournemire

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