Tarasteix tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tarasteix in Hautes-Pyrenees

Visit Tarasteix: highlights and tourist information

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Tarasteix is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees, Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 12 km from Tarbes, the department capital. (General information: Tarasteix is 642 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tarbes at 12 km and Maubourguet at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tarasteix, France: places to visit and attractions

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Pyrenees

Map of places to visit near Tarasteix

Markets in and near Tarasteix

  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (10km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (16km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (25km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (29km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (31km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (33km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (38km)

More information about Tarasteix, Midi-Pyrenees

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

Heritage sites

  • Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (30km) [Map]
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km) [Map]

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (12km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (11km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Viven (33km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Momas (38km) [Map]
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (45km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (28km) [Map]
  • Grottes de Médous (34km) [Map]
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (42km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Litor (46km) [Map]
  • Col d'Aubisque (46km) [Map]
  • Vallée d'Ossau (50km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (30km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tarasteix

Canton: Bordères-sur-l'Échez

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 65320

Distance to Tarasteix

from Tarbes (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 642 km

from Calais: 860 km

from Nice: 588 km

from Bordeaux: 175 km

from Strasbourg: 837 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Tarasteix): Borderes-sur-l'Echez, Escaunets, Gayan, Lagarde, Montaner, Oroix, Oursbelille, Pintac, Ponson-Debat-Pouts, Ponson-Dessus, Pontiacq-Viellepinte, Saint-Lezer, Siarrouy and Talazac.

This page in French: Visitez Tarasteix