Esclagne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Esclagne in Ariege

Visit Esclagne: highlights and tourist information

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Esclagne is situated in the Ariege, Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 20 km from Foix, the department capital. (General information: Esclagne is 654 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Camon at 11 km and Montsegur at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Esclagne, France: places to visit and attractions

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ariege

Map of places to visit near Esclagne

Markets in and near Esclagne

  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (5km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (11km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (12km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (31km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (31km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (33km)

More information about Esclagne, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions to visit near Esclagne, 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 Esclagne and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (49km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (61km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (34km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (63km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (20km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (11km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (33km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Sisca (43km) [Map]
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (44km) [Map]
  • Cité de Carcassonne (49km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Esclagne

Canton: Mirepoix

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 09600

Distance to Esclagne

from Foix (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 654 km

from Calais: 886 km

from Nice: 446 km

from Bordeaux: 283 km

from Strasbourg: 772 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Esclagne): Aigues-Vives, Dreuilhe, Dun, Ilhat, La Bastide-sur-l'Hers, Laroque-d'Olmes, Lavelanet, Le Peyrat, Leran, Lesparrou, Lieurac, Limbrassac, Pereille, Pradettes, Raissac, Regat, Saint-Quentin-la-Tour, Sautel, Tabre and Troye-d'Ariege.

This page in French: Visitez Esclagne