Brassac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brassac in Ariege

Photo is of Chateau de Foix at 6 km from Brassac

Visit Brassac: highlights and tourist information

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Brassac 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 Brassac in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Foix at 6 km and Foix at 6 km.

Brassac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 6 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide
Foix

Foix

at 6 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Foix guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Grotte de Lombrives guide
Pamiers

Pamiers

at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Pamiers guide
 
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Montsegur

Montsegur

at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Montjoie-en-Couserans

Montjoie-en-Couserans

at 31 km (direction west)

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

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide
Mirepoix

Mirepoix

at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Saint-Girons

Saint-Girons

at 32 km (direction 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 33 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Lizier guide
Ax-les-Thermes

Ax-les-Thermes

at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Ax-les-Thermes guide
Camon

Camon

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction east)

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

See Camon guide
Tourtouse

Tourtouse

at 37 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Tourtouse guide
Audressein

Audressein

at 42 km (direction west)

Audressein is a very small village in a picturesque river valley, visited...

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Rieux-Volvestre

Rieux-Volvestre

at 44 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

The stroll along the river and the surrounding medieval red-brick buildings make...

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Markets in and near Brassac

  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (12km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (25km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (32km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (32km)
  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (32km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (33km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (35km)

More information about Brassac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Brassac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (11km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (28km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Vicdessos (27km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (33km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (37km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (42km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (56km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (56km)
 
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Geography and distances

Brassac is in the south of France at 6 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Brassac is 660 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brassac

Canton: Foix-Rural

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Brassac

from Foix (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 660 km

from Calais: 890 km

from Nice: 471 km

from Bordeaux: 270 km

from Strasbourg: 790 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alzen, Benac, Burret, Cos, Foix, Ganac, Saint-Martin-de-Caralp, Saint-Pierre-de-Riviere, Serres-sur-Arget and Vernajoul.

This page in French: Visiter Brassac

 
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