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Caussou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Caussou in Ariege

Photo is of Ax-les-Thermes at 6 km from Caussou

Visit Caussou: highlights and tourist information

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Caussou is situated in the Ariege department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ax-les-Thermes at 6 km and Montsegur at 12 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Caussou, 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 Caussou in Occitanie.

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

Ax-les-Thermes

Ax-les-Thermes

at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

See Ax-les-Thermes guide
Montsegur

Montsegur

at 12 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Montsegur guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

Not the most famous caves perhaps but the Grotte...

See Grotte de Lombrives guide
Foix

Foix

at 27 km (direction north-west)

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

See Foix guide
 
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Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 27 km (direction north-west)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide
Camon

Camon

Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Camon guide
Quillan

Quillan

at 33 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

Be sure to take a stroll through Quillan as...

See Quillan guide
Gorges de l'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 33 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

The Gorges de l'Aude are a scenic highlight to explore...

See Gorges de l'Aude guide
Mirepoix

Mirepoix

at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Mirepoix guide
Chateau de Puilaurens

Chateau de Puilaurens

Castle at 41 km (direction east), in the Aude department

Castle Puilaurens is a Cathar castle of France in a...

See Chateau de Puilaurens guide
Rennes-le-Chateau

Rennes-le-Chateau

at 41 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

A small village with lovely views, it is also the...

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide
Pamiers

Pamiers

at 42 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Pamiers guide
Alet-les-Bains

Alet-les-Bains

at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

The abbey ruins are the most imposing monument in Alet-les-Bains...

See Alet-les-Bains guide
Rennes-les-Bains

Rennes-les-Bains

at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

Rennes-les-Bains is a traditional spa town in the Aude countryside...

See Rennes-les-Bains guide

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

Map of places to visit near Caussou

 
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Markets in and near Caussou

  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (18km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (19km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (36km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (41km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (43km)

More information about Caussou, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Caussou, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (39km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (37km)
  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (18km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (19km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (27km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (27km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (29km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (33km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (47km)
 
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Geography and distances

Caussou is in the south of France at 27 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Caussou is 678 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Caussou

Canton: Cabannes

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Caussou

from Foix (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 678 km

from Calais: 910 km

from Nice: 455 km

from Bordeaux: 299 km

from Strasbourg: 794 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Appy, Ascou, Ax-les-Thermes, Axiat, Bestiac, Garanou, Ignaux, Lassur, Lordat, Luzenac, Perles-et-Castelet, Savignac-les-Ormeaux, Sorgeat, Tignac, Unac, Urs, Vaychis and Vernaux.

This page in French: Visiter Caussou

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