Vabre-Tizac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vabre-Tizac in Aveyron

Photo is of Villefranche-de-Rouergue at 13 km from Vabre-Tizac

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Vabre-Tizac is situated in the Aveyron department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vabre-Tizac in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Villefranche-de-Rouergue at 13 km and Sauveterre-de-Rouergue at 15 km.

Vabre-Tizac, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction north-west)

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

See Villefranche-de-Rouergue guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Sauveterre-de-Rouergue guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Najac guide
Chateau de Najac

Chateau de Najac

Castle at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

Najac castle is the impressive ruins of a 13th century castle in Aveyron...

See Chateau de Najac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Belcastel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction south-south-west), in the Tarn department

There is much more to discover in Monesties than you would expect in such...

See Monesties guide


at 23 km (direction west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The village of Parisot is very small but also very picturesque so visit when...

See Parisot guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

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

See Verfeil-sur-Seye guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

At Varen you can see the Chateau du Doyenné and nice riverside views...

See Varen guide
Chateau de Bournazel

Chateau de Bournazel

Castle at 24 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau de Bournazel guide


at 25 km (direction north-east)

Peyrusse-le-Roc is most unusual in having the small village to explore, and also the...

See Peyrusse-le-Roc guide


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

Visitors to Espinas usually come here to visit the Chateau de Cas with its...

See Espinas guide


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

Cordes is certainly one of the most beautiful towns in France with a great...

See Cordes-sur-Ciel guide


at 30 km (direction west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The 14th century House of Wolves is just one of the interesting sights you...

See Caylus guide

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Markets in and near Vabre-Tizac

  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (13km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (25km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (28km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (30km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Vabre-Tizac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Vabre-Tizac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (24km)
  • Assier Chateau (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Quercy (24km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (28km)
  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (34km)
  • Parc Rochegude (38km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (12km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (43km)

Geography and distances

Vabre-Tizac is in the southern-centre of France at 35 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Vabre-Tizac is 510 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vabre-Tizac

Canton: Rieupeyroux

Arrondissement: Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12240

Distance to Vabre-Tizac

from Rodez (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 510 km

from Calais: 743 km

from Nice: 414 km

from Bordeaux: 225 km

from Strasbourg: 643 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vabre-Tizac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Capelle-Bleys, La Salvetat-Peyrales, Lescure-Jaoul, Lunac and Saint-Salvadou.

This page in French: Visiter Vabre-Tizac