Avajan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Avajan: highlights and tourist information

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Avajan is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 51 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Avajan is 685 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arreau at 8 km and Bagneres-de-Luchon at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Avajan, 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 Avajan 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 Avajan

Markets in and near Avajan

  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (8km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (8km)
  • Bagneres-de-Luchon: market every day - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (26km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (31km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (34km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (40km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (47km)

More information about Avajan, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Avajan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (47km)
  • Marshall Foch house (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Oo (13km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (17km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (22km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (23km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (27km)
  • Grottes de Médous (30km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (33km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (37km)
  • Brèche de Roland (40km)
  • Henne Morte (40km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (45km)
  • Gorges de la Save (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Avajan

Canton: Bordères-Louron

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65240

Distance to Avajan

from Tarbes (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 685 km

from Calais: 908 km

from Nice: 564 km

from Bordeaux: 236 km

from Strasbourg: 855 km

Getting here

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

We have 27 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Adervielle-Pouchergues, Ancizan, Armenteule, Azet, Bazus-Aure, Borderes-Louron, Bourisp, Cadeac, Camparan, Cazaux-Debat, Ens, Estarvielle, Estensan, Genos, Germ, Gouaux, Grailhen, Grezian, Guchan, Guchen, Lancon, Loudenvielle, Loudervielle, Mont, Ris, Sailhan and Vielle-Louron.

This page in French: Visiter Avajan