Aurensan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aurensan: highlights and tourist information

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Aurensan is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 9 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Aurensan is 641 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tarbes at 9 km and Maubourguet at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aurensan, 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 Aurensan 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 Aurensan

Markets in and near Aurensan

  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (6km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (8km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (11km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (26km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (34km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (35km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (37km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (39km)

More information about Aurensan, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Aurensan, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (9km)
  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (8km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (41km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (41km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Médous (30km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (32km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (37km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (45km)
  • Cirque du Litor (49km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (50km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aurensan

Canton: Bordères-sur-l'Échez

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 65390

Distance to Aurensan

from Tarbes (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 641 km

from Calais: 860 km

from Nice: 581 km

from Bordeaux: 178 km

from Strasbourg: 833 km

Getting here

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

We have 30 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andrest, Bazet, Bazillac, Borderes-sur-l'Echez, Boulin, Bours, Camales, Castera-Lou, Chis, Dours, Escondeaux, Gayan, Lacassagne, Lagarde, Lescurry, Lizos, Louit, Marsac, Oleac-Debat, Orleix, Oursbelille, Pujo, Sabalos, Sarniguet, Siarrouy, Talazac, Tarbes, Tostat, Ugnouas and Villenave-Pres-Marsac.

This page in French: Visiter Aurensan