Axiat tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Ax-les-Thermes at 10 km from Axiat

Visit Axiat: highlights and tourist information

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Axiat is situated in the Ariege department and Occitanie region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Ax-les-Thermes at 10 km and Montsegur at 12 km.

Axiat, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Ax-les-Thermes

Ax-les-Thermes

at 10 km (direction south-east)

A spa town since the 19th century, Ax-les-Thermes is now better known...

See Ax-les-Thermes guide
Montsegur

Montsegur

at 12 km (direction north-east)

In Montsegur be sure to visit the cathar castle with its lovely...

See Montsegur guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

Not the most famous caves perhaps but the Grotte de Lombrives is...

See Grotte de Lombrives guide
Foix

Foix

at 24 km (direction north-west)

The narrow medieval streets, the imposing castle above the town and the...

See Foix guide
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Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 24 km (direction north-west)

The chateau de Foix is an impressive medieval castle on a rocky...

See Chateau de Foix guide
Camon

Camon

Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction north-east)

The fortified village of Camon, listed as a 'most beautiful village of...

See Camon guide
Mirepoix

Mirepoix

at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of the bastide town...

See Mirepoix guide
Quillan

Quillan

at 36 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

Be sure to take a stroll through Quillan as part of your...

See Quillan guide
Gorges de l'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 36 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

The Gorges de l'Aude are a scenic highlight to explore close to...

See Gorges de l'Aude guide
Pamiers

Pamiers

at 39 km (direction north-north-west)

The largest town in Ariege, Pamiers has several notable monuments including the...

See Pamiers guide
Rennes-le-Chateau

Rennes-le-Chateau

at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

A small village with lovely views, it is also the legends associating...

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide
Chateau de Puilaurens

Chateau de Puilaurens

Castle at 44 km (direction east), in the Aude department

Castle Puilaurens is a Cathar castle of France in a beautiful mountain...

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Alet-les-Bains

Alet-les-Bains

at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

The abbey ruins are the most imposing monument in Alet-les-Bains but be...

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Rennes-les-Bains

Rennes-les-Bains

at 48 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

Rennes-les-Bains is a traditional spa town in the Aude countryside...

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Markets in and near Axiat

  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (18km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (20km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (35km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (37km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (40km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (42km)

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Tourist attractions near Axiat, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (36km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (20km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (20km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (26km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (31km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (31km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (51km)
 
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Geography and distances

Axiat is in the south of France at 24 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Axiat is 677 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Axiat

Canton: Cabannes

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Axiat

from Foix (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 677 km

from Calais: 908 km

from Nice: 458 km

from Bordeaux: 295 km

from Strasbourg: 795 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albies, Appy, Bestiac, Caussou, Caychax, Garanou, Lassur, Lordat, Luzenac, Pech, Perles-et-Castelet, Senconac, Tignac, Unac, Urs, Vaychis, Vebre, Verdun and Vernaux.

This page in French: Visiter Axiat

 
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