Built in the 14th century, Revel is a typical medieval fortified town situated in the heart of the Pays de Cocagne, the . Lined with galleries and with old houses, the main square of Revel possesses a beautiful covered market hall topped by a bell tower at its centre. Saturdays mornings are lively with the magnificent traditional market taking place under the hall. This market rich in local products is among the hundred most beautiful markets in France. This should not be missed! In winter, duck and goose fairs (Foires au Gras) will delight fans of food products from south-west France.
The commune of Revel is known for its lake and its market, which is one of the 100 most beautiful markets in France. Revel is also ranked Grand Site of Midi-Pyrénées.
Royal Bastide built in 1342.
Things to see and do
Magnificent hall from the 14th century in the center of a square square decorated with a belfry and garlands. "City of the furniture of art" since 1888 date when A. Monoury, companion ebéniste of the workshops of Versailles settles in Revel.
The museum of wood and marquetry, Saturday morning market, museum of light aviation, lake of Saint-Ferréol with its museum and gardens of the Canal du Midi, hiking departing from Revel towards Montagne Noire.