Balagueres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Balagueres in Ariege

Photo is of Audressein at 3 km from Balagueres

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Balagueres 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 Balagueres in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Audressein at 3 km and Saint-Girons at 9 km.

Balagueres, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Audressein

Audressein

at 3 km (direction south-west)

Audressein is a very small village in a picturesque river valley, visited for the...

See Audressein guide
Saint-Girons

Saint-Girons

at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Girons is a quiet town, a perfect chance to see an unspoiled local town...

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Saint-Lizier

Saint-Lizier

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

A small village in the Natural Regional Park of the Ariege Pyrenees, Saint-Lizier is...

See Saint-Lizier guide
Montjoie-en-Couserans

Montjoie-en-Couserans

at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

The tiny village of Montjoie-en-Couserans is included because it is the start point of...

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Tourtouse

Tourtouse

at 17 km (direction north-north-east)

Although tiny, the castle (and picnic area) in the centre of Tourtouse make a...

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Martres-Tolosane

Martres-Tolosane

at 28 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

The small village of Martres-Tolosane is known for its faiencerie workshops...

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Cazeres

Cazeres

at 29 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Cazeres is not a tourist town, but you might like to visit the Church...

See Cazeres guide
Rieux-Volvestre

Rieux-Volvestre

at 37 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

The stroll along the river and the surrounding medieval red-brick buildings make Rieux-Volvestre an...

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Valcabrere

Valcabrere

at 38 km (direction west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Valcabrere deserves a visit because of the very lovely roman style basilica of Saint-Just...

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Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction west), in the Haute-Garonne department

2000 years ago the town of Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges had 10000 inhabitants - now it has...

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Bagneres-de-Luchon

Bagneres-de-Luchon

at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Bagneres-de-Luchon is one of the nicest of the 'belle-epoque' spa towns that developed in...

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Carbonne

Carbonne

at 41 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Ransacked as a cathar town in the 12th century, Carbonne was rebuilt as a...

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Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 46 km (direction east)

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

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Foix

Foix

at 46 km (direction east)

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

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Markets in and near Balagueres

  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (9km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (18km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (30km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (31km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (32km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (37km)
  • Bagneres-de-Luchon: market every day - seasonal market only (41km)

More information about Balagueres, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Balagueres, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Henne Morte (15km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (27km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (42km)
  • Gorges de la Save (44km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (48km)
  • Lac d'Oo (51km)
 
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Geography and distances

Balagueres is in the south of France at 46 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Balagueres is 664 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Balagueres

Canton: Castillon-en-Couserans

Arrondissement: Saint-Girons

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Balagueres

from Foix (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 664 km

from Calais: 892 km

from Nice: 510 km

from Bordeaux: 247 km

from Strasbourg: 814 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argein, Arrien-en-Bethmale, Arrout, Aucazein, Audressein, Castillon-en-Couserans, Cazavet, Cescau, Engomer, Les Bordes-sur-Lez, Montegut-en-Couserans, Moulis, Salsein, Sor and Villeneuve.

This page in French: Visiter Balagueres