Aston tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aston: highlights and tourist information

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Aston is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 22 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Aston is 678 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grotte de Lombrives at 7 km and Ax-les-Thermes at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aston, 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 Aston 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 Aston

Markets in and near Aston

  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (23km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (26km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (33km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (39km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (43km)

More information about Aston, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Aston, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (32km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Vicdessos (19km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (20km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (26km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (35km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (35km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (39km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aston

Canton: Cabannes

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Aston

from Foix (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 678 km

from Calais: 909 km

from Nice: 465 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 799 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albies, Appy, Aulos, Bouan, Caychax, Chateau-Verdun, Larcat, Larnat, Lassur, Les Cabannes, Ornolac-Ussat-les-Bains, Pech, Senconac, Sinsat, Urs, Vebre and Verdun.

This page in French: Visiter Aston