Barjac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Tourtouse at 3 km from Barjac

Visit Barjac: highlights and tourist information

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Barjac 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 Barjac in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Tourtouse at 3 km and Saint-Lizier at 7 km.

Barjac, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Tourtouse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction south)

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

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at 7 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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at 9 km (direction south)

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

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at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

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at 17 km (direction south-west)

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

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at 18 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

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at 22 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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at 27 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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at 39 km (direction east)

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

See Pamiers guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 40 km (direction east)

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

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at 40 km (direction east)

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

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at 45 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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Most Beautiful Village at 46 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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... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ariege

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Markets in and near Barjac

  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (9km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (15km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (17km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (25km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (28km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (29km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (33km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (35km)

More information about Barjac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Barjac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Henne Morte (24km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (37km)
  • Gorges de la Save (43km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (47km)

Geography and distances

Barjac is in the south of France at 40 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Barjac is 651 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Barjac

Canton: Sainte-Croix-Volvestre

Arrondissement: Saint-Girons

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Barjac

from Foix (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 651 km

from Calais: 878 km

from Nice: 501 km

from Bordeaux: 240 km

from Strasbourg: 799 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bagert, Bedeille, Caumont, Fabas, Gajan, Lasserre, Mercenac, Merigon, Montardit, Montesquieu-Avantes, Taurignan-Castet, Taurignan-Vieux and Tourtouse.

This page in French: Visiter Barjac