Auch tourism and travel guide

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Visit Auch: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Auch, the ancient capital of Gascony, has a cathedral and several other historic monuments of interest

Auch is situated in the Gers department and Occitanie region.

Important note

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Auch in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Fleurance at 24 km and Vic Fezensac at 26 km.

Auch, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-north-west)

The castle and the church are among the places of interest in...

See Lavardens guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

The central square with its arcades and traditional market hall are the...

See Fleurance guide
Vic Fezensac

Vic Fezensac

at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

Vic Fezensac is enjoyable to explore at any time, but best known...

See Vic Fezensac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

The ancient gateway and half-timbered houses bring a medieval feel to the...

See Sarrant guide


at 32 km (direction north-west)

Explore the historic centre of the bastide town of Valence-sur-Baise, then visit...

See Valence-sur-Baise guide


at 33 km (direction north-west)

Lectoure is a pleasant town to explore as part of your stay...

See Lectoure guide
Mont d'Astarac

Mont d'Astarac

at 35 km (direction south)

The frescoes in the village church are the highlight of your visit...

See Mont d'Astarac guide


at 39 km (direction north-north-west)

In the town of Condom it is the Cathedral of Saint-Pierre and...

See Condom guide
Condom cathedral

Condom cathedral

Cathedral at 39 km (direction north-north-west)

The cathedral in Condom includes a rood-screen, 15th century doorways and a...

See Condom cathedral guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction north-west)

Larressingle is a perfect medieval fortified village, with the defensive walls around...

See Larressingle guide


at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The weekly market in Beaumont-de-Lomagne has been held in the same market...

See Beaumont-de-Lomagne guide


at 46 km (direction west-north-west)

Eauze is a historic market town with attractive medieval buildings...

See Eauze guide
Cathedral Saint-Luperc, Eauze

Cathedral Saint-Luperc, Eauze

Cathedral at 46 km (direction west-north-west)

The Cathedral Saint-Luperc is a 16th century cathedral in Eauze, in the...

See Cathedral Saint-Luperc, Eauze guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction north-west)

After exploring the picturesque village at Montreal-du-Gers you can visit the Roman...

See Montreal-du-Gers guide

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Markets in and near Auch

Market days in Auch: weekly market: Thursday & Saturday;

  • Auch: market Thursday & Saturday (0km)
  • Seissan: market Friday (17km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (20km)
  • Gimont: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Fleurance: market Tuesday all day (24km)
  • Mauvezin: market Monday (25km)
  • Vic Fezensac: market Friday all day (26km)
  • Saint-Clar: market Thursday (32km)
  • Lectoure: market Friday (33km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (36km)

More information about Auch, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Auch, France

What to do at Auch? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Auch.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Gramont Chateau (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (38km)
  • Jardin et arboretum de Coursiana (39km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (46km)
  • Jardin Massey (61km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ordan-Larroque (11km)
  • Blaziert (34km)
  • Tarbes (60km)

Geography and distances

Auch is in the south-west of France - it is the prefecture (capital) of the Gers department (general information: Auch is 595 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Auch

Canton: Auch

Arrondissement: Auch

Department: Gers

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 32000

Distance to Auch

from Auch (prefecture): 1 km

from Paris: 595 km

from Calais: 818 km

from Nice: 537 km

from Bordeaux: 162 km

from Strasbourg: 778 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Castin, Duran, Lasseran, Montaut-les-Creneaux, Montegut, Pavie and Pessan.

This page in French: Visiter Auch