Carmaux
The Essential
On the border of the plains of Aquitaine and the Massif Central, the town of Carmaux is known for its coalfield, which lies to the southwest, around 10km long and 1-3km wide. The thickness of the layers of coal varies from 30cm to 28m. In Carmaux, you can learn all about the history of mining through the centuries.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Carmaux

Statue of Jaures
Statue of Jaures
Carmaux