The City The guide was updated:Rodez was the historical capital of Rouergue, a former province of France, now the Department of Aveyron. It’s an Episcopal city since the 4th century, proud of its beautiful 80 meters tall cathedral with its impressive bell-tower. It is a perfect introduction to Rodez’s history and identity.
This charming town is easy to go through on foot. A sequentially marked itinerary will take you back through the city’s two thousand years of history.
Between town and countryside, Greater Rodez is home to a renowned historical heritage with beautiful sites to visit. Enjoy!