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Castelnau-de-Montmiral

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Tarn

Castelnau-de-Montmiral - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Tarn
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Rightly ranked among "the most beautiful villages in France", Castelnau-de-Montmiral was founded in 1222 by Raymond VII, Count of Toulouse.

Proudly perched on its rocky outcrop, the village is a true observation lookout who knows the Middle Ages, a boom and saw a stately home to build an impregnable fortress doubled.

Geographical information

MunicipalityCastelnau-de-Montmiral
Postcode81140
Tourism label
Latitude43.9656520 (N 43° 57’ 56”)
Longitude1.8202170 (E 1° 49’ 13”)
AltitudeFrom 153m to 485m
Surface area88.81 km²
Population1027 inhabitants
Density11 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAlbi (32 km, 36 min)
Insee code81064
IntercommunalityCC Vère-Grésigne - Pays Salvagnacois
DepartmentTarn
RegionMidi-Pyrénées

Nearest cities & towns

Sainte-Cécile-du-Cayrou5.5 km (10 min)
Le Verdier5.6 km (11 min)
Montels7 km (10 min)
Broze7.8 km (11 min)
Vieux8 km (12 min)
Saint-Beauzile8.4 km (14 min)
Cahuzac-sur-Vère9.4 km (14 min)
Campagnac10.8 km (14 min)
Andillac11.5 km (18 min)
Gaillac11.8 km (14 min)
Alos11.9 km (18 min)
Itzac12.4 km (17 min)
Puycelsi13.3 km (16 min)
Larroque14.1 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Natural sites

Events and festivities

Photos

Place des Arcades - City Hall
Place des Arcades - City Hall
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Arcades Square
Arcades Square
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Garrics Gate
Garrics Gate
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Gate Garrics
Gate Garrics
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Rue de la Commune
Rue de la Commune
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Rue de la Commune
Rue de la Commune
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Place des Arcades
Place des Arcades
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Place des Arcades
Place des Arcades
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Rue de la Commune
Rue de la Commune
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Vaulted Passage
Vaulted Passage
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Rue de la Commune and timbered houses
Rue de la Commune and timbered houses
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Place des Arcades
Place des Arcades
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Place des Arcades
Place des Arcades
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Place des Arcades
Place des Arcades
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Place des Arcades
Place des Arcades
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Place des Arcades
Place des Arcades
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City Hall
City Hall
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Place des Arcades - Hotel City
Place des Arcades - Hotel City
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Place des Arcades
Place des Arcades
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Place des Arcades
Place des Arcades
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Lane Village
Lane Village
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Village Street and timbered houses
Village Street and timbered houses
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Street of the village and half-timbered houses
Street of the village and half-timbered houses
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Street of the village and half-timbered houses
Street of the village and half-timbered houses
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Rue du Village
Rue du Village
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Vaulted Passage
Vaulted Passage
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Village Street
Village Street
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Rue du village and half-timbered houses
Rue du village and half-timbered houses
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Rue du village
Rue du village
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Place des Arcades
Place des Arcades
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Rue du Village
Rue du Village
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Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
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Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Inside Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Inside Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Interior of Notre Lady of the Assumption
Interior of Notre Lady of the Assumption
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Inside Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Inside Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Interior of the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Interior of the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Inside Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Inside Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Interior Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Inside Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Inside Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Virgin of Mercy with the dead Christ on her knees
Virgin of Mercy with the dead Christ on her knees
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Inside Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Inside Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Inside the church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Inside the church of Our Lady of the Assumption
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Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
Interior of Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Cross reliquary of the 14th century
Cross reliquary of the 14th century
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14th century reliquary Cross
14th century reliquary Cross
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Aerial view of Castelnau-de-Montmiral (© Medina)
Aerial view of Castelnau-de-Montmiral (© Medina)
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Forest Grésigne
Forest Grésigne
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Castelnau-de-Montmiral one of the most beautiful villages of France
Castelnau-de-Montmiral one of the most beautiful villages of France
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Weather

Monday 31 august
Min. 20°C - Max. 30°C
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Tuesday 1 september
Min. 13°C - Max. 21°C
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Wednesday 2 september
Min. 9°C - Max. 22°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Hot air balloon flight over the Tarn villages
Sports sensations150 € to 390 € Albi (28 km)
Quad biking in the Fronton vineyards
Sports sensations125 € to 209 € Fronton (38 km)
Woad dyeing day
Crafts180 € Loubens-Lauragais (44 km)
Paintball course adventure
Entertainment20 € to 45 € Quint-Fonsegrives (49 km)
All-terrain bike hire on the Canal du Midi
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 100 € Toulouse (49 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Pech Aguze
HikeEasy1h00Vaour (12 km)
Rogations Path
HikeEasy40 minRoussayrolles (15.2 km)
Tescounet Circuit
HikeEasy2h30La Salvetat-Belmontet (23 km)
Labarthe Loop
HikeEasy1h30Caylus (30 km)
The medieval village of Najac
HikeIntermediate1h05Najac (31 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels