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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Aveyron

Saint-Geniez-d'Olt-et-d'Aubrac - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Aveyron

Heritage and Nature Preserve 15 minutes from the A75.

Saint-Geniez-d'Olt is a small town of about 2000 permanent inhabitants with a population four times during the summer.

Its privileged location on the edge of the Lot and midway between two natural regions investigated (the Causses in the south and the plateau of Aubrac in the north) makes it an ideal place to live in a protected environment.

The A75 motorway is 15 minutes, bringing the Mediterranean coast less than two hours away. Rodez airport is less than 1 hour.

The visitor discovers St. Geniez for the first time is struck by the rich architecture of this city. The homogeneity of its frame results in large squares, churches and chapels, monuments, many mansions, the typical old quarters ...

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude44.4656400 (N 44° 27’ 56”)
Longitude2.9725700 (E 2° 58’ 21”)
AltitudeFrom 403m to 1461m
Surface area90.17 km²
Population2191 inhabitants
Density24 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureRodez (47 km, 50 min)
Insee code12224
IntercommunalityCC des Pays d'Olt et d'Aubrac
TerritoryMassif Central, Midi-Pyrénées

Nearest cities & towns

Sainte-Eulalie-d'Olt3.1 km (6 min)
Saint-Martin-de-Lenne5.6 km (9 min)
Pierrefiche7.1 km (11 min)
Pomayrols8.1 km (16 min)
La Capelle-Bonance8.4 km (11 min)
Saint-Saturnin-de-Lenne8.9 km (15 min)
Lassouts13.5 km (16 min)
Vimenet14.6 km (19 min)
Campagnac15.5 km (21 min)
Saint-Laurent-d'Olt16.2 km (18 min)
Prades-d'Aubrac17.8 km (21 min)
Castelnau-de-Mandailles18.5 km (24 min)
Palmas-d'Aveyron18.6 km (20 min)
Gabriac19.4 km (21 min)
Trélans19.7 km (39 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Natural sites

Events and festivities


City Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
City Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
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The Slot
The Slot
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The cloister
The cloister
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Saint-Geniez-d'Olt General view
Saint-Geniez-d'Olt General view
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Old houses
Old houses
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Lot on Old Bridge
Lot on Old Bridge
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The Legend of Marmots
The Legend of Marmots
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Cloister of Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
Cloister of Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
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Lot Parédous edge of the recreation area
Lot Parédous edge of the recreation area
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Hiking trail around Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
Hiking trail around Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
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Thursday 19 october
Min. 13°C - Max. 17°C
Friday 20 october
Min. 13°C - Max. 20°C
Saturday 21 october
Min. 11°C - Max. 16°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Canoe kayak hire in the Tarn Gorges
Sports sensations14 € to 19 € Mostuéjouls (34 km)
Via Ferrata or Canyoning in the Tarn Gorges
Sports sensations39 € Millau (41 km)
Two-seater tandem paraglider flight over the Grands Causses
Sports sensations60 € to 150 € Millau (41 km)
Sightseeing cruise aboard the H‚ron des Raspes
Entertainment12 € Viala-du-Tarn (46 km)
Canoeing, kayaking or rafting in the Lot Valley
Sports sensations20 € Vieillevie (46 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Saint-Gervais Path
HikeIntermediate4h00Hures-la-Parade (39 km)
The Arasses
Village visitEasy2h00Villefranche-de-Panat (47 km)
The Lion’s Rock (Rocher du Lion)
Village visitEasy2h00La Bastide-Pradines (52 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



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