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Mazamet is located in the south of France in the Tarn department. The city is a suburb of Castres-Mazamet city and one of the largest for the metropolitan area. Car hire at Mazamet is a good way to explore the surrounding area and enjoy the French countryside in the southwest.
The suburb is situated between the north slope of the mountain range, Montagnes Noires and a tributary for the river Thore. The tributary passes by the suburb to form its northernmost border. The suburb is known best for its thriving garment and fabrics industry turning out products such as wool, swan skins, and flannels most notable used for French troops. Cheap car hire at Mazamet is a good way to explore the local textile facilities.
Mazamet gained the world's attention in 2007 when it was used as the 14th stage in the Tour de France. The nearby Montagnes Noires are covered with rich vines and fruit trees as well as extensive forestry. The mountain range makes for good day trips for hiking, cycling, and picnicking. Car rental at Mazamet can be arranged for trips up into the mountains.
Since the small French commune is most known for its textiles such as wool and leather, there are several great places to purchase fine quality products at wholesale prices. Visit the factories directly or the town's many boutique style shops for some great bargains and good shopping.