Bives tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Fleurance at 11 km from Bives

Visit Bives: highlights and tourist information

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Bives is situated in the Gers 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 Bives in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Fleurance at 11 km and Sarrant at 12 km.

Bives, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction west)

The central square with its arcades and traditional market hall are the highlight of...

See Fleurance guide


Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

The ancient gateway and half-timbered houses bring a medieval feel to the village of...

See Sarrant guide


at 16 km (direction east-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The weekly market in Beaumont-de-Lomagne has been held in the same market hall, in...

See Beaumont-de-Lomagne guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

Lectoure is a pleasant town to explore as part of your stay in the...

See Lectoure guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

The most unique charateristic in the pretty village of Saint-Antoine are the painted walls...

See Saint-Antoine guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Bardigues is a small village, very pleasant to stroll along the main street and...

See Bardigues guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

The castle and the church are among the places of interest in the small...

See Lavardens guide


at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Your challenge in Le Pin is to get a good glimpse of the fairytale...

See Le-Pin guide


at 27 km (direction south-west)

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

See Auch guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The lovely village of Auvillar has a very unusual round market hall in the...

See Auvillar guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Not well known as a tourist destination, we found Dunes to be very characterful...

See Dunes guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The red-brick architecture and unusual church tower add to the charm of the little...

See Donzac guide


at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The castle and the arcaded buildings around the central square are among the places...

See Saint-Nicolas-de-la-Grave guide


at 32 km (direction north-north-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Valence d'Agen has no important monuments but is an enjoyable unspoiled small town to...

See Valence-d'Agen guide

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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

What to do at Bives? 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

Bives is in the south-west of France at 27 kilometres from Auch, the department capital (general information: Bives is 571 kilometres from Paris).

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