Bompas tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Grotte de Lombrives at 5 km from Bompas

Visit Bompas: highlights and tourist information

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Bompas 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 Bompas in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Grotte de Lombrives at 5 km and Chateau de Foix at 11 km.

Bompas, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 5 km (direction south)

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

See Grotte de Lombrives guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 11 km (direction south)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide
Foix

Foix

at 11 km (direction south)

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

See Foix guide
Montsegur

Montsegur

at 18 km (direction east)

In Montsegur be sure to visit the cathar castle with its lovely...

See Montsegur guide
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Ax-les-Thermes

Ax-les-Thermes

at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

A spa town since the 19th century, Ax-les-Thermes is now better known...

See Ax-les-Thermes guide
Pamiers

Pamiers

at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pamiers guide
Mirepoix

Mirepoix

at 33 km (direction north-east)

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

See Mirepoix guide
Camon

Camon

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Camon guide
Montjoie-en-Couserans

Montjoie-en-Couserans

at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide
Saint-Girons

Saint-Girons

at 41 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Saint-Lizier

Saint-Lizier

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

A small village in the Natural Regional Park of the Ariege Pyrenees,...

See Saint-Lizier guide
Quillan

Quillan

at 46 km (direction east), in the Aude department

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

See Quillan guide
Gorges de l'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 46 km (direction east), in the Aude department

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

See Gorges de l'Aude guide
Tourtouse

Tourtouse

at 48 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Tourtouse guide

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Markets in and near Bompas

  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (20km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (23km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (26km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (33km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (41km)

More information about Bompas, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Bompas, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (21km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Vicdessos (22km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (26km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (31km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (37km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (45km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (45km)
 
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Geography and distances

Bompas is in the south of France at 11 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Bompas is 669 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bompas

Canton: Tarascon-sur-Ariège

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Bompas

from Foix (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 669 km

from Calais: 899 km

from Nice: 467 km

from Bordeaux: 281 km

from Strasbourg: 794 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alliat, Arignac, Arnave, Bedeilhac-et-Aynat, Cazenave-Serres-et-Allens, Celles, Genat, Mercus-Garrabet, Montoulieu, Niaux, Ornolac-Ussat-les-Bains, Quie, Rabat-les-Trois-Seigneurs, Saint-Paul-de-Jarrat, Surba, Tarascon-sur-Ariege and Ussat.

This page in French: Visiter Bompas

 
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