Bives tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bives in Gers

Visit Bives: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Bives is situated in the Gers department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 27 kilometres from Auch, the department capital (general information: Bives is 571 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fleurance at 11 km and Sarrant at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Bives, 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 Bives 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 Bives

Markets in and near Bives

  • Saint-Clar: market Thursday (7km)
  • Fleurance: market Tuesday all day (12km)
  • Mauvezin: market Monday (13km)
  • Beaumont-de-Lomagne: market Saturday (16km)
  • Lavit: market Friday (17km)
  • Lectoure: market Friday (18km)
  • Cadours: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Gimont: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Auch: market Thursday & Saturday (28km)
  • Astaffort: market Monday (29km)

More information about Bives, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Bives, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Gramont Chateau (12km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (35km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (38km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin et arboretum de Coursiana (30km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Larra (36km)
  • Parc du château de Merville (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Bouconne (40km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Blaziert (29km)
  • Ordan-Larroque (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bives

Canton: Saint-Clar

Arrondissement: Condom

Department: Gers

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 32380

Distance to Bives

from Auch (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 571 km

from Calais: 795 km

from Nice: 519 km

from Bordeaux: 157 km

from Strasbourg: 751 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avezan, Bajonnette, Cadeilhan, Estramiac, Gaudonville, Goutz, Homps, Monfort, Pessoulens, Saint-Bres, Saint-Leonard, Sainte-Gemme, Taybosc and Tournecoupe.

This page in French: Visiter Bives