Belloc tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Camon at 3 km from Belloc

Visit Belloc: highlights and tourist information

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Belloc 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 Belloc in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Camon at 3 km and Mirepoix at 10 km.

Belloc, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 3 km (direction east-north-east)

The fortified village of Camon, listed as a 'most beautiful village of France' is...

See Camon guide


at 10 km (direction north-west)

In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of the bastide town that is...

See Mirepoix guide


at 17 km (direction south-west)

In Montsegur be sure to visit the cathar castle with its lovely far-reaching views...

See Montsegur guide


at 24 km (direction east), in the Aude department

The small town of Limoux is best visited in late spring to enjoy the...

See Limoux guide
Gorges de l\'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 26 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aude department

The Gorges de l'Aude are a scenic highlight to explore close to Carcassonne...

See Gorges de l'Aude guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aude department

Be sure to take a stroll through Quillan as part of your trip to...

See Quillan guide


at 27 km (direction east), in the Aude department

The abbey ruins are the most imposing monument in Alet-les-Bains but be sure to...

See Alet-les-Bains guide


at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Foix guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Pamiers guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aude department

A small village with lovely views, it is also the legends associating Rennes-le-Chateau with...

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide


at 32 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

Saint-Hilaire is a pleasant village that is dominated by the lovely Abbey of Saint-Hilaire,...

See Saint-Hilaire guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

Not the most famous caves perhaps but the Grotte de Lombrives is the largest...

See Grotte de Lombrives guide


at 33 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aude department

Rennes-les-Bains is a traditional spa town in the Aude countryside...

See Rennes-les-Bains guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Belloc


Markets in and near Belloc

  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (9km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (11km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (12km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (23km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (33km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (33km)

More information about Belloc, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Belloc, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (21km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (12km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (30km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (41km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (45km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (49km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (51km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (57km)

Geography and distances

Belloc is in the south of France at 27 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Belloc is 650 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Belloc

Canton: Mirepoix

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Belloc

from Foix (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 650 km

from Calais: 882 km

from Nice: 438 km

from Bordeaux: 285 km

from Strasbourg: 766 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigues-Vives, Camon, Chalabre, Corbieres, Gueytes-et-Labastide, La Bastide-de-Bousignac, Lagarde, Laroque-d'Olmes, Leran, Montbel, Regat, Saint-Quentin-la-Tour, Sonnac-sur-l'Hers, Tabre, Treziers and Troye-d'Ariege.

This page in French: Visiter Belloc