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Capens tourism and travel guide

Photo of Capens in Haute-Garonne

Photo is of Carbonne at 5 km from Capens

Visit Capens: highlights and tourist information

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Capens is situated in the Haute-Garonne department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Carbonne at 5 km and Rieux-Volvestre at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Capens, 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 Capens in Occitanie.

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



at 5 km (direction south-west)

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

See Carbonne guide


at 10 km (direction south-west)

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

See Rieux-Volvestre guide


at 20 km (direction south-west)

Cazeres is not a tourist town, but you might...

See Cazeres guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

The small village of Martres-Tolosane is known for its faiencerie workshops...

See Martres-Tolosane guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ariege department

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

See Tourtouse guide


at 33 km (direction north-east)

Toulouse, with its famous red-brick architecture, is one of...

See Toulouse guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ariege department

The largest town in Ariege, Pamiers has several notable...

See Pamiers guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ariege department

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

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ariege department

A small village in the Natural Regional Park of the...

See Saint-Lizier guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ariege department

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

See Saint-Girons guide


at 49 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ariege department

Audressein is a very small village in a picturesque...

See Audressein guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 50 km (direction south-east), in the Ariege department

The chateau de Foix is an impressive medieval castle...

See Chateau de Foix guide


at 50 km (direction south-east), in the Ariege department

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

See Foix guide


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

The ancient gateway and half-timbered houses bring a medieval feel...

See Sarrant guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Capens


Markets in and near Capens

  • Carbonne: market Thursday (4km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (10km)
  • Rieumes: market Thursday (14km)
  • Muret: market Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Auterive: market Friday (18km)
  • Venerque: market Thursday (18km)
  • Seysses: market Friday (18km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (20km)
  • Saint-Lys: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Cugnaux: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Capens, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Capens, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (33km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (33km)
  • Parc du château de Merville (43km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Larra (45km)
  • Parc aux Bambous (45km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Bouconne (34km)
  • Henne Morte (52km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Capens is in the south of France at 33 kilometres from Toulouse, the department capital (general information: Capens is 619 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Capens

Canton: Carbonne

Arrondissement: Muret

Department: Haute-Garonne

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 31410

Distance to Capens

from Toulouse (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 619 km

from Calais: 848 km

from Nice: 486 km

from Bordeaux: 222 km

from Strasbourg: 769 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Carbonne, Lacaugne, Longages, Marquefave, Mauzac, Montaut, Montgazin, Noe and Saint-Sulpice-sur-Leze.

This page in French: Visiter Capens

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