Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives in Ariege

Visit Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives is situated in the Ariege, Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 22 km from Foix, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives is 661 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montsegur at 6 km and Camon at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives 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 Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives

Local markets

  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (2km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (6km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (18km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (29km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (32km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives, 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 Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (51km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (55km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (37km) [Map]
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (48km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (57km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (58km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (27km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (6km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (29km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Sisca (37km) [Map]
  • Lac des Bouillouses (41km) [Map]
  • Lac du Bouillouses (41km) [Map]
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (41km) [Map]
  • Cité de Carcassonne (51km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (55km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives

Canton: Lavelanet

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 09300

Distance to Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives

from Foix (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 661 km

from Calais: 892 km

from Nice: 445 km

from Bordeaux: 289 km

from Strasbourg: 777 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives): Belesta, Benaix, Dreuilhe, Fougax-et-Barrineuf, La Bastide-sur-l'Hers, Laroque-d'Olmes, Lavelanet, Le Peyrat, Lesparrou, Montsegur, Pereille, Raissac, Sautel and Villeneuve-d'Olmes.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives