Axiat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Axiat in Ariege

Visit Axiat: highlights and tourist information

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Axiat is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 24 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Axiat is 677 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ax-les-Thermes at 10 km and Montsegur at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Axiat, 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 Axiat in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Axiat

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)

More information about Axiat, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Axiat, France

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)

Geography and distances

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