Villeneuve-d'Olmes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villeneuve-d'Olmes: highlights and tourist information

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Villeneuve-d'Olmes is situated in the Ariege, Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 19 km from Foix, the department capital. (General information: Villeneuve-d'Olmes is 662 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montsegur at 4 km and Camon at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villeneuve-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 Villeneuve-d'Olmes in Occitanie. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Map of places to visit near Villeneuve-d'Olmes

Markets in and near Villeneuve-d'Olmes

  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (3km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (9km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (20km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (32km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (34km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (35km)

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

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (51km) [Map]
  • Carcassonne (54km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (57km) [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]
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (49km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (27km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (9km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (32km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Sisca (35km) [Map]
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (38km) [Map]
  • Lac des Bouillouses (41km) [Map]
  • Lac du Bouillouses (41km) [Map]
  • Cité de Carcassonne (55km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (56km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villeneuve-d'Olmes

Canton: Lavelanet

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 09300

Distance to Villeneuve-d'Olmes

from Foix (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 662 km

from Calais: 894 km

from Nice: 449 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 780 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Villeneuve-d'Olmes): Benaix, Dreuilhe, Fougax-et-Barrineuf, Ilhat, Lavelanet, Montferrier, Montsegur, Nalzen, Pereille, Raissac, Roquefixade, Roquefort-les-Cascades and Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives.

This page in French: Visitez Villeneuve-d'Olmes