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Villeneuve tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Villefranche-de-Rouergue at 10 km from Villeneuve

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Visit Villeneuve: highlights and tourist information

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Villeneuve is situated in the Aveyron department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the southern-centre of France at 44 kilometres from Rodez, the department capital (general information: Villeneuve is 492 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villefranche-de-Rouergue at 10 km and Peyrusse-le-Roc at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villeneuve, 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 Villeneuve in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Villeneuve


Markets in and near Villeneuve

  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (10km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (19km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (20km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (21km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Villeneuve, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Villeneuve, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (29km)
  • Assier Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Quercy (30km)
  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (38km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (22km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (40km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villeneuve

Canton: Villeneuve

Arrondissement: Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Department: Aveyron

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 12260

Distance to Villeneuve

from Rodez (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 492 km

from Calais: 724 km

from Nice: 426 km

from Bordeaux: 211 km

from Strasbourg: 635 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Maleville, Ols-et-Rinhodes, Saint-Igest, Saint-Remy, Sainte-Croix and Salles-Courbaties.

This page in French: Visiter Villeneuve

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