Najac is a magnificent village in the heart of the Aveyron gorges. Known for its impressive medieval fortress and the beauty of the landscapes that surround it, it is the ideal playground for hikers. Find all our ideas for walks and hikes in Najac.

Our TOP hikes in Najac

A little family outing? A more sporty hike? Choose your circuit around Najac. From a distance from 4 to 20 kilometers, these walking routes will take you off the beaten track for another glimpse of Najac, classified among the Most Beautiful Villages in France.

Good to know

For each of the hikes proposed below, you will find a route description and a GPX track that you can download. It is also possible to open the route on the Cirkwi application, which will allow you to geolocate yourself, impossible to get lost!

In addition to this selection of walking tours, other itineraries are possible!

Topoguide: 8 hiking trails around Najac

Do you prefer the paper version? A topoguide including 8 hikes around Najac is available for sale in the Naja tourist officesthis Villefranche-de-Rouergue.

On the way to Santiago de Compostela

Did you know ? Najac is located on the Conques-Toulouse route on the way to St Jacques de Compostela.

Why hike around Najac?

Hiking in Najac is the best way to soak up the peaceful and unspoilt atmosphere of the Gorges of the Aveyron. Here are some of the reasons why hiking in Najac is a rewarding experience:

  • To contemplate the most beautiful views. Spectacular landscapes are often observed from discreet, almost hidden places. It is by walking the paths around Najac that you can admire exceptional panoramas of the perched village.
  • To discover history and heritage of the region: the Najac fortress, beautiful medieval buildings but also historical remains such as old mills and bridges.
  • For the peace and quiet of uncrowded trails, on which you will fully enjoy the beauty of nature. While hiking, you will have the opportunity to observe birds, wild animals and a rich variety of plants.

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