Benque tourism and travel guide

Photo of Benque in Haute-Garonne

Photo is of Martres-Tolosane at 10 km from Benque

Visit Benque: highlights and tourist information

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Benque is situated in the Haute-Garonne 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 Benque in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Martres-Tolosane at 10 km and Cazeres at 15 km.

Benque, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Martres-Tolosane guide


at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Cazeres guide


at 23 km (direction east)

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

See Rieux-Volvestre guide


at 25 km (direction south-east), in the Ariege department

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

See Tourtouse guide


at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Carbonne guide
Mont d\'Astarac

Mont d'Astarac

at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Gers department

The frescoes in the village church are the highlight of your visit to Mont...

See Mont d'Astarac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction south-east), in the Ariege department

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

See Saint-Lizier guide


at 35 km (direction south-east), in the Ariege department

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

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide


at 36 km (direction south-east), in the Ariege department

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

See Saint-Girons guide


at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Valcabrere guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ariege department

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

See Audressein guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges guide


at 51 km (direction north-west), in the Gers department

Auch, the ancient capital of Gascony, has a cathedral and several other historic monuments...

See Auch guide


at 57 km (direction north-east)

Toulouse, with its famous red-brick architecture, is one of the most impressive cities in...

See Toulouse guide

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Map of places to visit near Benque


Markets in and near Benque

  • Cazeres: market Saturday (15km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (18km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Gesse: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (23km)
  • Rieumes: market Thursday (24km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (25km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (34km)
  • Saint-Lys: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Benque, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Benque, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (23km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (27km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (57km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Save (21km)
  • Henne Morte (32km)
  • Forêt de Bouconne (49km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Benque is in the south of France at 57 kilometres from Toulouse, the department capital (general information: Benque is 632 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Benque

Canton: Aurignac

Arrondissement: Saint-Gaudens

Department: Haute-Garonne

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 31420

Distance to Benque

from Toulouse (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 632 km

from Calais: 858 km

from Nice: 515 km

from Bordeaux: 212 km

from Strasbourg: 793 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alan, Aurignac, Bachas, Boussan, Eoux, Fabas, Francon, Fustignac, Lussan-Adeilhac, Marignac-Laspeyres, Montoulieu-Saint-Bernard, Peyrissas, Saint-Andre, Samouillan and Terrebasse.

This page in French: Visiter Benque