Laroque-d'Olmes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Laroque-d'Olmes in Ariege

Visit Laroque-d'Olmes: highlights and tourist information

Laroque-d'Olmes is situated in the Ariege, Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 21 km from Foix, the department capital. (General information: Laroque-d'Olmes is 655 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Camon at 10 km and Montsegur at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Laroque-d'Olmes, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Laroque-d'Olmes 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 Laroque-d'Olmes

Markets in and near Laroque-d'Olmes

Local markets

  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (5km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (9km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (13km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (29km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (29km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Laroque-d'Olmes, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions to visit near Laroque-d'Olmes, 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 Laroque-d'Olmes and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (48km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (59km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (36km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (61km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (61km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (22km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (9km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (31km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Sisca (42km) [Map]
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (45km) [Map]
  • Lac du Bouillouses (46km) [Map]
  • Lac des Bouillouses (46km) [Map]
  • Cité de Carcassonne (48km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Laroque-d'Olmes

Canton: Mirepoix

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 09600

Distance to Laroque-d'Olmes

from Foix (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 655 km

from Calais: 887 km

from Nice: 444 km

from Bordeaux: 285 km

from Strasbourg: 772 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Laroque-d'Olmes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 17 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Laroque-d'Olmes): Aigues-Vives, Belloc, Dreuilhe, Esclagne, La Bastide-sur-l'Hers, Lavelanet, Le Peyrat, Leran, Lesparrou, Limbrassac, Pereille, Pradettes, Raissac, Regat, Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives, Sautel and Tabre.

This page in French: Visitez Laroque-d'Olmes