Viane tourism and travel guide

Photo of Viane in Tarn

Photo is of Brassac (Tarn) at 14 km from Viane

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Viane 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 Viane in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Brassac (Tarn) at 14 km and Belmont-sur-Rance at 17 km.

Viane, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Brassac (Tarn)

Brassac (Tarn)

at 14 km (direction south-west)

The highlight in the centre of Brassac in the Tarn department is certainly the...

See Brassac (Tarn) guide


at 17 km (direction east-north-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


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction east-north-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


at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

While not an important tourist destination, Castres has a pleasant town centre and an...

See Castres guide


at 32 km (direction west)

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

See Realmont guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction east-south-east), in the Herault department

With a lovely medieval centre and the scenic background of the Jaur river that...

See Olargues guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Lautrec guide


at 41 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Albi guide
Albi cathedral

Albi cathedral

Cathedral at 41 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Albi cathedral guide


at 42 km (direction east), in the Herault department

More famous for the beauty products produced here, the steep streets of the old...

See Avene guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction south-south-east), in the Herault department

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve are very pleasant to explore,...

See Minerve guide


at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Herault department

The seting on the River Orb and the Mediterranean garden add to the charm...

See Roquebrun guide


at 46 km (direction south-east), in the Herault department

The busy village of Saint-Chinian in the Minerves is best known for the good...

See Saint-Chinian guide


at 46 km (direction south), in the Aude department

If you are exploreing the Minervois wine region you will also want to take...

See Caunes-Minervois guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Tarn

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Map of places to visit near Viane


Markets in and near Viane

  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (29km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (31km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (31km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (32km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (34km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Saint-Juery: market Thursday (38km)
  • Villefranche-de-Panat: market Sunday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Albi: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Saturday all day (41km)

More information about Viane, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Viane, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (19km)
  • Grands Causses (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Cirice (Brousse-le-Chateau) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (31km)
  • Parc Rochegude (41km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Devèze (31km)
  • Mont Caroux (36km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (23km)

Geography and distances

Viane is in the south of France at 41 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Viane is 569 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Viane

Canton: Lacaune

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81530

Distance to Viane

from Albi (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 569 km

from Calais: 804 km

from Nice: 377 km

from Bordeaux: 280 km

from Strasbourg: 670 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berlats, Escroux, Esperausses, Gijounet, Lacaze, Le Masnau-Massuguies and Senaux.

This page in French: Visiter Viane