Auch tourism and travel guide

Photo of Auch in Gers

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

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.

Auch is situated in the Gers department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France - it is the prefecture (capital) of the Gers department (general information: Auch is 595 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fleurance at 24 km and Vic Fezensac at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Auch, 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 Auch in Occitanie.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Auch

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

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 d├ętour)

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

Geographical Information

Commune: Auch

Canton: Auch

Arrondissement: Auch

Department: Gers

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

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