Alzen tourism and travel guide

Photo of Alzen in Ariege

Visit Alzen: highlights and tourist information

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Alzen is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 11 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Alzen is 656 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Foix at 11 km and Pamiers at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Alzen, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Alzen in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ariege

Map of places to visit near Alzen

Markets in and near Alzen

  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (5km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (27km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (28km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (31km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (33km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (33km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (34km)

More information about Alzen, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Alzen, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Alzen.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (4km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (28km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Vicdessos (31km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (37km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (39km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Alzen

Canton: Bastide-de-Sérou

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Alzen

from Foix (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 656 km

from Calais: 885 km

from Nice: 475 km

from Bordeaux: 263 km

from Strasbourg: 789 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baulou, Benac, Brassac, Burret, Cadarcet, La Bastide-de-Serou, Le Bosc, Montagagne, Montels, Nescus, Saint-Martin-de-Caralp, Serres-sur-Arget and Suzan.

This page in French: Visiter Alzen