Veyreau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Veyreau in Aveyron

Photo is of Gorges de la Jonte at 5 km from Veyreau

Visit Veyreau: highlights and tourist information

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Veyreau 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 Veyreau in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gorges de la Jonte at 5 km and La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite at 9 km.

Veyreau, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Gorges de la Jonte

Gorges de la Jonte

Scenery at 5 km (direction west), in the Lozere department

Less dramatic and less well known than the Gorges du Tarn north of here,...

See Gorges de la Jonte guide
La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

at 9 km (direction south-west)

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

See La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite guide


at 10 km (direction east), in the Lozere department

The small rivers that meet in the centre of the town and the lively...

See Meyrueis guide
Gorges du Tarn

Gorges du Tarn

Scenery at 16 km (direction north-north-west), in the Lozere department

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

See Gorges du Tarn guide


at 18 km (direction north-north-east), in the Lozere department

Saint-Chely-du-Tarn is in an idyllic spot within the western part of the Gorges du...

See Saint-Chely-du-Tarn guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

The town of Millau is a lively traditional town, well worth a visit when...

See Millau guide


at 22 km (direction north-east), in the Lozere department

The tiny village of Castelbouc, in the Gorges du Tarn, is very lovely and...

See Castelbouc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-north-east), in the Lozere department

Sainte-Enimie is the most extensive, and perhaps the most interesting, of the pretty villages...

See Sainte-Enimie guide
Les loups du Gevaudan

Les loups du Gevaudan

at 22 km (direction north-west), in the Lozere department

The Loups de Gevaudan park is a chance to see wolves living in semi-liberty...

See Les loups du Gevaudan guide


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

The small but very pretty village of Montbrun is at the eastern end of...

See Montbrun guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Severac-le-Chateau guide
Millau bridge

Millau bridge

Bridge at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

Millau Bridge (the Viaduc de Millau) is a modern bridge designed by Norman Foster,...

See Millau bridge guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

Close to Millau Bridge, the small village of Peyre is listed among the most...

See Peyre guide
Cevennes National Park

Cevennes National Park

National Parc at 28 km (direction north-east), in the Gard department

The varied landscapes of the Cevennes National Park are famous as the setting for...

See Cevennes National Park guide

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Markets in and near Veyreau

  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (20km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (24km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (33km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (40km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (41km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (41km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (41km)

More information about Veyreau, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Veyreau, France

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

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 (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Aven Armand (grotte) (6km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (9km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (16km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (17km)
  • Mont Aigoual (24km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (34km)
  • Mont Lozère (44km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Canourgue (28km)
  • Le Caylar (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Veyreau is in the southern-centre of France at 61 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Veyreau is 524 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Veyreau

Canton: Peyreleau

Arrondissement: Millau

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12720

Distance to Veyreau

from Rodez (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 524 km

from Calais: 760 km

from Nice: 322 km

from Bordeaux: 316 km

from Strasbourg: 596 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Andre-de-Vezines and Saint-Pierre-Des-Tripiers.

This page in French: Visiter Veyreau