Valzergues tourism and travel guide

Photo of Valzergues in Aveyron

Photo is of Peyrusse-le-Roc at 6 km from Valzergues

Visit Valzergues: highlights and tourist information

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Valzergues 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 Valzergues in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Peyrusse-le-Roc at 6 km and Chateau de Bournazel at 7 km.

Valzergues, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction west)

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

See Peyrusse-le-Roc guide
Chateau de Bournazel

Chateau de Bournazel

Castle at 7 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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

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

See Belcastel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot department

Capdenac-le-Haut, another of the 'beautiful villages of France' is quite small but very picturesque...

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Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

Best known for its abbey and as a pilgrimage destination, the beautiful village of...

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Conques Abbey

Conques Abbey

Abbey at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

Conques abbey is a roman style church built in the 11th century in the...

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at 18 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot department

The market town of Figeac has many interesting historic buildings and streets to explore...

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at 20 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot department

Although quite small, take the time to stroll around Faycelles when you are in...

See Faycelles guide


at 22 km (direction south-west)

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

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at 23 km (direction north-east), in the Cantal department

On the banks of the Lot river the small village of Vieillevie is very...

See Vieillevie guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cantal department

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region in France, and it is...

See Mourjou guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cantal department

In Maurs you can see the Abbey Church of Saint-Cesaire and half-timbered houses in...

See Maurs guide


at 25 km (direction north-east), in the Cantal department

Cassaniouze is a small town in Cantal with several small attractions...

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at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

Espeyrac is a small, picturesque village surrounded by chestnut forests...

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Map of places to visit near Valzergues


Markets in and near Valzergues

  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (4km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (9km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (19km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (22km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (24km)
  • Baraqueville: market Sunday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (32km)

More information about Valzergues, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Valzergues, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (34km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (43km)
  • Chateau Montal (50km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (24km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (29km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (34km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (39km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (46km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (55km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Valzergues is in the southern-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Valzergues is 485 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Valzergues

Canton: Montbazens

Arrondissement: Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12220

Distance to Valzergues

from Rodez (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 485 km

from Calais: 718 km

from Nice: 412 km

from Bordeaux: 224 km

from Strasbourg: 620 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubin, Bournazel, Cransac, Galgan, Les Albres, Lugan, Montbazens, Roussennac and Vaureilles.

This page in French: Visiter Valzergues