Tarn-et-Garonne places to visit and attractions

Below you can explore some of the most popular highlights and places of interest in the Tarn-et-Garonne department of Midi-Pyrenees. See also our Tarn-et-Garonne travel guide

photo of Auvillar


The lovely village of Auvillar has a very unusual round market hall in the village centre
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photo of Bardigues


Bardigues is a small village, very pleasant to stroll along the main street and to enjoy the views
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photo of Beaumont-de-Lomagne


The weekly market in Beaumont-de-Lomagne has been held in the same market hall, in the town centre, since the 14th century
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photo of Bourg-de-Visa


Bourg-de-Visa is one of several small villages in this region with no particular monuments but charming to visit
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photo of Brassac


Although it is very small, Brassac is a charming village to explore in the heart of the Tarn-et-Garonne countryside
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photo of Bruniquel


The cobbled streets, numerous medieval buildings and the castle combine to make Bruniquel a very lovely village to explore
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photo of Castelsagrat


Although quite quick to visit you will enjoy a stroll around the peaceful centre of Castelsagrat
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photo of Caylus


The 14th century House of Wolves is just one of the interesting sights you will find as you climb the streets in the heart of Caylus
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photo of Donzac


The red-brick architecture and unusual church tower add to the charm of the little village of Donzac
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photo of Dunes


Not well known as a tourist destination, we found Dunes to be very characterful and well worth a visit
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photo of Espinas


Visitors to Espinas usually come here to visit the Chateau de Cas with its furnished rooms and gardens to admire
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photo of Lauzerte


Lauzerte, a small bastide town in a hilltop position, is one of our favourite villages in this region
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photo of Le-Pin


Your challenge in Le Pin is to get a good glimpse of the fairytale castle, behind its hedges and closed to the public!
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photo of Moissac


Moissac might go unnoticed except it has the 12th century Abbey Church of Saint-Pierre, and one of the loveliest cloisters in France
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photo of Montaigu-de-Quercy


Montaigu-de-Quercy is a peaceful town in Quercy, at its liveliest with the Saturday morning market
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photo of Montauban


The pink houses and ancient arcades ensure that the Place Nationale in Montauban is the highlight in the town
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photo of Montjoi


Monjoi is a very unspoiled small village that preserves a great deal of interesting houses
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photo of Montpezat-de-Quercy


Montpezat-de-Quercy village has a lovely centre with arcaded houses and a 14th century collegiale church
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photo of Parisot


The village of Parisot is very small but also very picturesque so visit when you are nearby
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photo of Realville


The focus in the small bastide town of Réalville is the main square, surrounded by 16th century houses
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photo of Roquecor


Roquecor is a perched village in Tarn-et-Garonne with an attractive historic centre and impressive views across the countryside
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photo of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val


Close to the Gorges de l'Aveyron, the medieval town of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val is one of the most attractive in the Tarn-et-Garonne
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photo of Saint-Nicolas-de-la-Grave


The castle and the arcaded buildings around the central square are among the places of interest in Saint-Nicolas-de-la-Grave
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photo of Valence-d'Agen


Valence d'Agen has no important monuments but is an enjoyable unspoiled small town to explore
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photo of Varen


At Varen you can see the Chateau du Doyenné and nice riverside views
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photo of Verfeil-sur-Seye


The small bastide town of Verfeil-sur-Seye has a nice centre with a market hall and some colombage houses, then visit the nearby Jardins de Quercy
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For more information see the Tarn-et-Garonne guide

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Market towns & days in Tarn-et-Garonne

all markets in morning unless otherwise stated

Beaumont-de-Lomagne: Saturday
Caussade: Monday all day
Grisolles: Wednesday
Lafrancaise: Wednesday & Sunday
Lavit: Friday
Moissac: Sunday & Saturday
Montaigu-de-Quercy: Saturday
Montauban: Wednesday all day & Saturday
Montech: Tuesday
Montpezat-de-Quercy: Saturday
Negrepelisse: Tuesday
Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: Sunday
Saint-Nauphary: Sunday
Septfonds: Wednesday & Wednesday
Valence, Castelsarrasin: Tuesday
Verdun-sur-Garonne: Friday

Tourist attractions to visit in Tarn-et-Garonne

The following sites have received official "tourist classifications"...

4* Towns in Bloom


Towns of Art and History

Montauban: See tourist guide

Secteur Sauvegardé (protected historical town centre)

Montauban: See tourist guide

Listed 'Remarkable Gardens'

Jardin du Pèlerin

Jardins de Quercy

Religious Monuments

Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour)

National Monuments

Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey

Gramont Chateau

Villages classified as "most beautiful villages"

Auvillar: See tourist guide

Bruniquel: See tourist guide

Lauzerte: See tourist guide

UNESCO world heritage sites

Moissac abbatiale St Pierre (monuments on French pilgrim routes): See tourist guide