Bars tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bars: highlights and tourist information

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Bars is situated in the Gers department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 28 kilometres from Auch, the department capital (general information: Bars is 615 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 21 km and Vic Fezensac at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bars, 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 Bars in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Bars

Markets in and near Bars

  • Mirande: market Monday (9km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (18km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (22km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Seissan: market Friday (24km)
  • Vic Fezensac: market Friday all day (27km)
  • Auch: market Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (34km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (35km)

More information about Bars, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Bars, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (36km)
  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (31km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (34km)
  • Jardin Massey (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Save (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ordan-Larroque (24km)
  • Tarbes (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bars

Canton: Montesquiou

Arrondissement: Mirande

Department: Gers

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 32300

Distance to Bars

from Auch (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 615 km

from Calais: 835 km

from Nice: 562 km

from Bordeaux: 163 km

from Strasbourg: 805 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Laas, Marseillan, Mascaras, Monclar-sur-Losse, Monpardiac, Pallanne, Pouylebon, Saint-Christaud, Saint-Maur and Tillac.

This page in French: Visiter Bars