Cadarcet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cadarcet in Ariege

Photo is of Chateau de Foix at 10 km from Cadarcet

Visit Cadarcet: highlights and tourist information

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Cadarcet 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 Cadarcet in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Foix at 10 km and Foix at 10 km.

Cadarcet, 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 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide


at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Foix guide


at 15 km (direction north-east)

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

See Pamiers guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Grotte de Lombrives guide
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at 28 km (direction west)

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

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide


at 29 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Girons guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Lizier guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Montsegur guide


at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Mirepoix guide


at 32 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Tourtouse guide


at 37 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Rieux-Volvestre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction east)

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

See Camon guide


at 38 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Ransacked as a cathar town in the 12th century, Carbonne was rebuilt...

See Carbonne guide


at 40 km (direction west)

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

See Audressein guide

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Map of places to visit near Cadarcet


Markets in and near Cadarcet

  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (6km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (25km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (29km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (30km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (30km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (32km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Cadarcet, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Cadarcet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (6km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (25km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Vicdessos (34km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (37km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (40km)

Geography and distances

Cadarcet is in the south of France at 10 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Cadarcet is 653 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cadarcet

Canton: Bastide-de-Sérou

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Cadarcet

from Foix (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 653 km

from Calais: 883 km

from Nice: 472 km

from Bordeaux: 262 km

from Strasbourg: 786 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigues-Juntes, Alzen, Baulou, Cazaux, Cos, La Bastide-de-Serou, Loubens, Montegut-Plantaurel, Montels, Nescus, Saint-Martin-de-Caralp, Saint-Pierre-de-Riviere, Serres-sur-Arget and Suzan.

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