Chis tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chis in Hautes-Pyrenees



Visit Chis: highlights and tourist information

Chis is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees (Midi-Pyrenees region) in the south-west of France at 8 km from Tarbes, the department capital. (General information: Chis is 642 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 21 km and Lourdes at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chis, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Chis. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Plan your visit to Chis

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More information about Chis & region

Markets in and near Chis

Local markets

  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (6km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (10km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (11km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (26km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (26km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (34km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (35km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (40km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (42km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Chis, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chis and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (28km); St Bertrand de Comminges cathédrale (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km); St Bertrand de Comminges chapelle St Julien (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km); Valcabrère basilique St Just (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km); Jézeau église Saint-Laurent (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (49km); Auch cathédrale St Just (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (54km); Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (55km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges (47km)

National Monuments Marshall Foch house (8km); Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (42km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin Massey (7km); Jardin de la poterie Hillen (38km); Jardins du château de Viven (44km)

Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Médous (28km); Grottes de Betharram (33km); Gouffre d'Esparros (34km); Col du Tourmalet (43km); Gorges de la Save (44km); Cirque du Litor (50km); Col d'Aubisque (51km); Vallée d'Ossau (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Tarbes (6km); Pau (40km); Ordan-Larroque (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chis

Canton: Aureilhan

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 65800

Distance to Chis

from Tarbes (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 642 km

from Calais: 861 km

from Nice: 578 km

from Bordeaux: 180 km

from Strasbourg: 832 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Chis from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 30 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Chis): Andrest, Aureilhan, Aurensan, Bazet, Bouilh-Pereuilh, Boulin, Bours, Castelvieilh, Castera-Lou, Collongues, Dours, Escondeaux, Hourc, Lescurry, Lizos, Louit, Marsac, Oleac-Debat, Orleix, Peyrun, Pouyastruc, Pujo, Sabalos, Sarniguet, Soreac, Souyeaux, Tarbes, Tostat, Ugnouas and Villenave-Pres-Marsac.

This page in French: Visitez Chis