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Varennes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Varennes in Tarn-et-Garonne

Photo is of Montauban at 18 km from Varennes

Visit Varennes: highlights and tourist information

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Varennes is situated in the Tarn-et-Garonne department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montauban at 18 km and Puycelsi at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Varennes, 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 Varennes in Occitanie.

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

Montauban

Montauban

at 18 km (direction north-west)

The pink houses and ancient arcades ensure that the Place Nationale...

See Montauban guide
Puycelsi

Puycelsi

Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Tarn department

We particularly enjoyed the walk around the ramaparts in Puycelsi, one of...

See Puycelsi guide
Bruniquel

Bruniquel

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-east)

The cobbled streets, numerous medieval buildings and the castle combine to...

See Bruniquel guide
Realville

Realville

at 24 km (direction north-east)

The focus in the small bastide town of Réalville is the...

See Realville guide
 
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Lisle-sur-Tarn

Lisle-sur-Tarn

at 26 km (direction east), in the Tarn department

Lisle-sur-Tarn is a pretty village on the banks of the Tarn...

See Lisle-sur-Tarn guide
Castelnau-de-Montmiral

Castelnau-de-Montmiral

Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction east-north-east), in the Tarn department

The central square of Castelnau-de-Montmiral with its medieval buildings, and...

See Castelnau-de-Montmiral guide
Giroussens

Giroussens

at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Tarn department

Giroussens is a pretty village and home to a ceramic centre...

See Giroussens guide
The Jardin des Martels

The Jardin des Martels

Garden at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Tarn department

The Jardins des Martels is a beautiful garden and mini-farm near...

See The Jardin des Martels guide
Vieux

Vieux

at 32 km (direction east-north-east), in the Tarn department

The small village of Vieux was once one of the...

See Vieux guide
Gaillac

Gaillac

at 32 km (direction east), in the Tarn department

The historic centre of Gaillac and its riverside position...

See Gaillac guide
Toulouse

Toulouse

at 33 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Toulouse, with its famous red-brick architecture, is one of...

See Toulouse guide
Lavaur

Lavaur

at 34 km (direction east-south-east), in the Tarn department

Lavaur is a pretty red brick town in the Tarn department...

See Lavaur guide
Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val

Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val

at 35 km (direction north-east)

Close to the Gorges de l'Aveyron, the medieval town of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val...

See Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val guide
Montpezat-de-Quercy

Montpezat-de-Quercy

at 38 km (direction north-east)

Montpezat-de-Quercy village has a lovely centre with arcaded houses...

See Montpezat-de-Quercy guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Tarn-et-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Varennes

 
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Markets in and near Varennes

  • Villemur-sur-Tarn: market Sunday & Saturday (4km)
  • Saint-Nauphary: market Sunday (9km)
  • Fronton: market Thursday (11km)
  • Bessieres: market Monday (14km)
  • Montauban: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (17km)
  • Grisolles: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Negrepelisse: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Rabastens: market Saturday (20km)
  • Saint-Sulpice: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Grenade: market Saturday (22km)

More information about Varennes, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Varennes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Merville (26km)
  • Jardin des Martels (27km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Larra (28km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (33km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (34km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (41km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (43km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (44km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Bouconne (36km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (36km)
 
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Geography and distances

Varennes is in the south-west of France at 17 kilometres from Montauban, the department capital (general information: Varennes is 555 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Varennes

Canton: Villebrumier

Arrondissement: Montauban

Department: Tarn-et-Garonne

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 82370

Distance to Varennes

from Montauban (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 555 km

from Calais: 784 km

from Nice: 463 km

from Bordeaux: 195 km

from Strasbourg: 708 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauvais-sur-Tescou, Le Born, Montdurausse, Nohic, Verlhac-Tescou, Villebrumier and Villemur-sur-Tarn.

This page in French: Visiter Varennes

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