Viviers-les-Montagnes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Viviers-les-Montagnes in Tarn

Photo is of Castres at 8 km from Viviers-les-Montagnes

Visit Viviers-les-Montagnes: highlights and tourist information

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Viviers-les-Montagnes 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 Viviers-les-Montagnes in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Castres at 8 km and Soreze at 14 km.

Viviers-les-Montagnes, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Castres guide


at 14 km (direction south-west)

The abbey-school and numerous ancient colombage houses are among the interesting finds in the...

See Soreze guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Lautrec guide


at 17 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

The large arcaded square in the centre of Revel contains one of the biggest...

See Revel guide


at 22 km (direction south), in the Aude department

In Saissac the highlights include the views from the top of the village and...

See Saissac guide
La Pomarede

La Pomarede

at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Aude department

Very tiny so don't travel for ages to get here but if you are...

See La Pomarede guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Realmont guide


at 27 km (direction south), in the Aude department

Built on the edge of a deep ravine, Montolieu is well known as a...

See Montolieu guide
Brassac (Tarn)

Brassac (Tarn)

at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Brassac (Tarn) guide
Chateaux de Lastours

Chateaux de Lastours

Castle at 29 km (direction south-east), in the Aude department

The four ruined castles in Lastours, in cathar country, were built in the 13th...

See Chateaux de Lastours guide


at 32 km (direction south-west), in the Aude department

Slightly away from tourist routes, Castelnaudary has a pleasant canal port and is the...

See Castelnaudary guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lavaur guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aude department

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

See Caunes-Minervois guide
The Jardin des Martels

The Jardin des Martels

Garden at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See The Jardin des Martels guide

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Markets in and near Viviers-les-Montagnes

  • Labruguiere: market Friday (7km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (8km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (18km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Realmont: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Graulhet: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (32km)
  • Lavaur: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Viviers-les-Montagnes, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Viviers-les-Montagnes, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (8km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (31km)
  • Jardin des Martels (40km)
  • Parc Rochegude (42km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (31km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (42km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (44km)

Geography and distances

Viviers-les-Montagnes is in the south of France at 42 kilometres from Albi, the department capital (general information: Viviers-les-Montagnes is 590 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Viviers-les-Montagnes

Canton: Labruguière

Arrondissement: Castres

Department: Tarn

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 81290

Distance to Viviers-les-Montagnes

from Albi (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 590 km

from Calais: 823 km

from Nice: 410 km

from Bordeaux: 262 km

from Strasbourg: 705 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Viviers-les-Montagnes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cambounet-sur-le-Sor, Escoussens, Lescout, Naves, Saint-Affrique-les-Montagnes, Saint-Avit, Semalens, Soual and Verdalle.

This page in French: Visiter Viviers-les-Montagnes