Arreau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Arreau in Hautes-Pyrenees

Visit Arreau: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Deep in the Pyrenees on a small river, Arreau is a delightful small town to explore

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Arreau. For detailed visitor information see the Arreau travel guide.

Arreau is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 43 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Arreau is 679 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges at 22 km and Valcabrere at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arreau, 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 Arreau in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below 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 Arreau

Markets in and near Arreau

Market days in Arreau: weekly market: Thursday all day;

  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (0km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (11km)
  • Bagneres-de-Luchon: market every day - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (24km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (27km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (30km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (38km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (39km)

More information about Arreau, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Arreau, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Gavarnie (38km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (42km)
  • Marshall Foch house (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (44km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre d'Esparros (14km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (17km)
  • Lac d'Oo (21km)
  • Grottes de Médous (22km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (25km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (28km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (33km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (38km)
  • Brèche de Roland (40km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (41km)
  • Cirque du Lys (42km)
  • Henne Morte (42km)
  • Gorges de la Save (44km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arreau

Canton: Arreau

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 65240

Distance to Arreau

from Tarbes (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 679 km

from Calais: 902 km

from Nice: 566 km

from Bordeaux: 227 km

from Strasbourg: 852 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancizan, Ardengost, Aspin-Aure, Aulon, Bareilles, Barrancoueu, Bazus-Aure, Beyrede-Jumet, Borderes-Louron, Cadeac, Camous, Cazaux-Debat, Frechet-Aure, Gouaux, Grezian, Guchen, Jezeau, Lancon, Pailhac and Ris.

This page in French: Visiter Arreau