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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Tarn-et-Garonne

Varen - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Tarn-et-Garonne

The common Varen is located north-east end of the Tarn-et-Garonne, and the edge of the Tarn and Aveyron.

A predominantly agricultural, it is scattered hamlets Arnac, Lexos, St Gregory, St Martin, St Vincent and Varen.

Church founded by Count Gerald of Aurillac in the 10th century.

Geographical information

Latitude44.1577830 (N 44° 9’ 28”)
Longitude1.8944610 (E 1° 53’ 40”)
AltitudeFrom 118m to 372m
Surface area23.13 km²
Population686 inhabitants
Density29 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureMontauban (62 km, 57 min)
Insee code82187
IntercommunalityCC du Quercy Rouergue et des Gorges de l'Aveyron

Nearest cities & towns

Le Riols3.2 km (6 min)
Milhars6 km (8 min)
Verfeil6.3 km (10 min)
Montrosier7.2 km (9 min)
Laguépie8.3 km (9 min)
Saint-Martin-Laguépie8.5 km (10 min)
Ginals9 km (14 min)
Féneyrols9.4 km (10 min)
Marnaves11.8 km (15 min)
Mouzieys-Panens12.4 km (20 min)
Espinas12.5 km (18 min)
Lacapelle-Ségalar13.2 km (17 min)
Roussayrolles13.2 km (19 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points

Events and festivities


Overview Varen
Overview Varen
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Castle and fortified gate
Castle and fortified gate
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Station Lexos
Station Lexos
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South wall of the church
South wall of the church
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See photo

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Discover Gaillac wines at the Domaine du Grand Chêne
Local flavoursFreeSenouillac (24 km)
Maiden parachute jump over the Tarn countryside
Sports sensations245 € Le Sequestre (32 km)
Hot air balloon flight over the Tarn villages
Nature and the great outdoors150 € to 390 € Albi (35 km)
Maiden pendular microlight flight
Sports sensations40 € to 84 € Coufouleux (40 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Mergieux little walk, walk n°7
HikeIntermediate2h40Najac (7.4 km)
Rogations Path
HikeEasy40 minRoussayrolles (7.9 km)
Mazerolles, Tour n°1
HikeIntermediate3h55Najac (9.2 km)
Saint Gignac, tour n°2
HikeEasy2h45Najac (9.2 km)
Vallée de la Jouyre, Walk n°3
HikeAthletic7h20Najac (9.2 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals