Balesta tourism and travel guide

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Visit Balesta: highlights and tourist information

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Balesta is situated in the Haute-Garonne department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 84 kilometres from Toulouse, the department capital (general information: Balesta is 644 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont d'Astarac at 14 km and Valcabrere at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Balesta, 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 Balesta in Occitanie.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Balesta

Markets in and near Balesta

  • Boulogne-sur-Gesse: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (13km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (17km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (20km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Seissan: market Friday (33km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (34km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (37km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (37km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (37km)

More information about Balesta, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Balesta, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (6km)
  • Marshall Foch house (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (11km)
  • Jardin Massey (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Save (8km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (27km)
  • Henne Morte (35km)
  • Grottes de Médous (37km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Balesta

Canton: Montréjeau

Arrondissement: Saint-Gaudens

Department: Haute-Garonne

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 31580

Distance to Balesta

from Toulouse (prefecture): 84 km

from Paris: 644 km

from Calais: 867 km

from Nice: 544 km

from Bordeaux: 204 km

from Strasbourg: 816 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arne, Bazordan, Boudrac, Cazaril-Tamboures, Gensac-de-Boulogne, Larroque, Lecussan, Loudet, Monleon-Magnoac, Montmaurin, Nizan-Gesse, Saint-Loup-en-Comminges, Saint-Plancard, Sarrecave, Sedeilhac and Villeneuve-Lecussan.

This page in French: Visiter Balesta