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Benque tourism and travel guide

Photo of Benque in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Col d'Aspin at 17 km from Benque

Visit Benque: highlights and tourist information

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Benque is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 23 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Benque is 660 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Col d'Aspin at 17 km and Arreau at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Benque, 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 Benque in Occitanie.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Pyrenees

Map of places to visit near Benque


Markets in and near Benque

  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (11km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (22km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (24km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (25km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (27km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (31km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (34km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (34km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (36km)

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.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (23km)
  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (23km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre d'Esparros (8km)
  • Grottes de Médous (12km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (24km)
  • Gorges de la Save (34km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (39km)
  • Cirque du Lys (43km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (43km)
  • Lac d'Oo (43km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (44km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (46km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (47km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (50km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (50km)
  • Brèche de Roland (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Benque

Canton: Lannemezan

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65130

Distance to Benque

from Tarbes (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 660 km

from Calais: 881 km

from Nice: 568 km

from Bordeaux: 206 km

from Strasbourg: 840 km

Getting here

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

We have 29 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artiguemy, Asque, Avezac-Prat-Lahitte, Banios, Batsere, Bettes, Bonnemazon, Bourg-de-Bigorre, Caharet, Capvern, Castillon, Chelle-Spou, Cieutat, Esconnets, Escots, Espeche, Espieilh, Frechendets, Gourgue, Lagrange, Lies, Lomne, Lutilhous, Marsas, Mauvezin, Molere, Pere, Sarlabous and Tilhouse.

This page in French: Visiter Benque

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