Bouan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bouan in Ariege

Visit Bouan: highlights and tourist information

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Bouan is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 19 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Bouan is 675 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grotte de Lombrives at 4 km and Montsegur at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bouan, 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 Bouan in Occitanie.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ariege

Map of places to visit near Bouan

Markets in and near Bouan

  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (22km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (26km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (30km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (37km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (44km)

More information about Bouan, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Bouan, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (28km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Vicdessos (19km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (24km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (26km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (37km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (39km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouan

Canton: Cabannes

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Bouan

from Foix (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 675 km

from Calais: 906 km

from Nice: 466 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 798 km

Getting here

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

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albies, Alliat, Arnave, Aston, Aulos, Capoulet-et-Junac, Caychax, Cazenave-Serres-et-Allens, Chateau-Verdun, Gesties, Larcat, Larnat, Les Cabannes, Miglos, Niaux, Ornolac-Ussat-les-Bains, Pech, Quie, Senconac, Sinsat, Tarascon-sur-Ariege, Ussat and Verdun.

This page in French: Visiter Bouan