Valence-d'Albigeois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Valence-d'Albigeois in Tarn

Photo is of Brousse-le-Chateau at 17 km from Valence-d'Albigeois

Visit Valence-d'Albigeois: highlights and tourist information

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Valence-d'Albigeois is situated in the Tarn 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 Valence-d'Albigeois in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Brousse-le-Chateau at 17 km and Sauveterre-de-Rouergue at 23 km.

Valence-d'Albigeois, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction east), in the Aveyron department

Brousse-le-Chateau is an idyllic little village of steep cobbled streets on the banks of...

See Brousse-le-Chateau guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aveyron department

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

See Sauveterre-de-Rouergue guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

Albi is quite a remarkable town, with a substantial and beautiful centre and sensational...

See Albi guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Albi cathedral guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction west)

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

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at 32 km (direction south-west)

Realmont is very typical of the bastide towns to be found throughout the Tarn...

See Realmont guide


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

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

See Belmont-sur-Rance guide


at 37 km (direction west)

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

See Cordes-sur-Ciel guide


at 39 km (direction north-north-east), in the Aveyron department

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

See Rodez guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Aveyron department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aveyron department

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

See Belcastel guide
Chateau de Najac

Chateau de Najac

Castle at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Aveyron department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction south-west)

Lautrec is a small village, but both the views and the intereting historic buildings...

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at 43 km (direction west)

The small village of Vieux was once one of the most important pilgrimage towns...

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Markets in and near Valence-d'Albigeois

  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (18km)
  • Naucelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Carmaux: market Friday (20km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (24km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Arvieu: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (35km)

More information about Valence-d'Albigeois, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Valence-d'Albigeois, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Rochegude (24km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (24km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (37km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (41km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Valence-d'Albigeois is in the south of France at 24 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Valence-d'Albigeois is 537 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Valence-d'Albigeois

Canton: Valence-d'Albigeois

Arrondissement: Albi

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81340

Distance to Valence-d'Albigeois

from Albi (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 537 km

from Calais: 771 km

from Nice: 391 km

from Bordeaux: 254 km

from Strasbourg: 652 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Valence-d'Albigeois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Assac, Cadix, Faussergues, Lacapelle-Pinet, Le Dourn, Padies, Saint-Julien-Gaulene and Saint-Michel-Labadie.

This page in French: Visiter Valence-d'Albigeois