Caixon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Caixon in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Maubourguet at 6 km from Caixon

Visit Caixon: highlights and tourist information

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Caixon is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees 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 Caixon in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 6 km and Tarbes at 21 km.

Caixon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Maubourguet

Maubourguet

at 6 km (direction )

Maubourguet makes every effort to hide its impressive monuments but take the time to...

See Maubourguet guide
Tarbes

Tarbes

at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

The substantial gardens of Jardin Massey are the main place of interest in the...

See Tarbes guide
Pau

Pau

at 34 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The large town of Pau is well known for the views from the belvedere...

See Pau guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the renaissance and 19th century...

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Lourdes

Lourdes

at 36 km (direction south-south-west)

Lourdes is of course very famous as a pilgrimage centre which attracts millions of...

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Aire-sur-l\'Adour

Aire-sur-l'Adour

at 40 km (direction north-west), in the Landes department

Aire-sur-l'Adour is a pleasant town with a cathedral in south-east Landes...

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Vic Fezensac

Vic Fezensac

at 44 km (direction north-east), in the Gers department

Vic Fezensac is enjoyable to explore at any time, but best known for the...

See Vic Fezensac guide
Mont d\'Astarac

Mont d'Astarac

at 45 km (direction east), in the Gers department

The frescoes in the village church are the highlight of your visit to Mont...

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Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin

at 49 km (direction south-south-west)

It is the abbey church in Saint-Savin, and the surrounding countryside, that make a...

See Saint-Savin guide
Eauze

Eauze

at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gers department

Eauze is a historic market town with attractive medieval buildings...

See Eauze guide
Cathedral Saint-Luperc, Eauze

Cathedral Saint-Luperc, Eauze

Cathedral at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gers department

The Cathedral Saint-Luperc is a 16th century cathedral in Eauze, in the style Gothic...

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Auch

Auch

at 52 km (direction east-north-east), in the Gers department

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

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Lavardens

Lavardens

Most Beautiful Village at 55 km (direction north-east), in the Gers department

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

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Col d\'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 57 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous high mountains...

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Markets in and near Caixon

  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (5km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (10km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (18km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (22km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (29km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (32km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (35km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (36km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (39km)

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Tourist attractions near Caixon, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (20km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (33km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (34km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (39km)
  • Grottes de Médous (43km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (40km)
 
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Geography and distances

Caixon is in the south-west of France at 21 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Caixon is 631 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Caixon

Canton: Vic-en-Bigorre

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65500

Distance to Caixon

from Tarbes (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 631 km

from Calais: 849 km

from Nice: 584 km

from Bordeaux: 166 km

from Strasbourg: 828 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artagnan, Camales, Casteide-Doat, Castera-Loubix, Gensac, Labatut, Lafitole, Lahitte-Toupiere, Lamayou, Larreule, Liac, Monsegur, Nouilhan, Saint-Lezer, Sanous and Vic-en-Bigorre.

This page in French: Visiter Caixon