Sassis travel guide
Visit Sassis: Highlights and Tourist Information
Note: The photo above was taken in Luz-Saint-Sauveur at 1 km from Sassis
Location: Sassis is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department (Midi-Pyrenees region) in the south-west of France at 40 km from Tarbes, the department capital. (General information: Sassis is 689 km from Paris and 909 km from the port at Calais).
Popular places to visit near Sassis: these include Luz-Saint-Sauveur at 1 km and Saint-Savin at 13 km. Col du Tourmalet is a listed site of natural beauty at 14 km and Gavarnie église St Jean Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) is a listed heritage site at 16 km. For more places to visit nearby and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
Photos taken within 10 km
Selected places to visit and attractions near Sassis, FranceSome places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Sassis
Col du Tourmalet 14km
Mont Perdu 16km
Note that all distances from Sassis shown above are direct and real driving distances will be greater.
Sassis holidays and travel
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Markets near Sassis
- Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market every Monday (1km)
- Lourdes: market every Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (24km)
- Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market every Saturday all day (25km)
- Saint-Lary-Soulan: market every Saturday (28km)
- Arreau: market every Thursday all day (31km)
- Castet: market every Thursday (39km)
- Gan: market every Wednesday (50km)
Tourist attractions nearby
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sassis and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the Sassis map below.
Grand Site Of France Cirque de Gavarnie (20km)
Heritage Site Gavarnie église St Jean Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (16km); Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (19km); Aragnouet chapelle des templiers (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (20km); Mont Perdu (23km); Jézeau église Saint-Laurent (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (32km)
National Monument Marshall Foch house (40km)
Remarkable Garden Jardin Massey (41km)
Site Of Natural Beauty Col du Tourmalet (14km); Cirque d'Estaubés (19km); Cirque de Troumouse (19km); Grottes de Médous (23km); Col d'Aubisque (29km); Grottes de Betharram (29km); Gouffre d'Esparros (33km); Vallée d'Ossau (35km)
Zoo Or Wildlife Park Zoo d'Asson (35km)
Map of places to visit near Sassis & Location Information
Distance to Sassis
from Tarbes (local prefecture): 40 km
from Paris: 689 km
from Calais: 909 km
from Nice: 597 km
from Bordeaux: 222 km
from Strasbourg: 874 km
* distances are direct not by road!
For driving distances to Sassis from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Sassis