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Caychax tourism and travel guide

Photo of Caychax in Ariege

Photo is of Grotte de Lombrives at 9 km from Caychax

Visit Caychax: highlights and tourist information

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Caychax is situated in the Ariege department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Grotte de Lombrives at 9 km and Ax-les-Thermes at 13 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Caychax, 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 Caychax in Occitanie.

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

Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Grotte de Lombrives guide
Ax-les-Thermes

Ax-les-Thermes

at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ax-les-Thermes guide
Montsegur

Montsegur

at 13 km (direction north-east)

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

See Montsegur guide
Foix

Foix

at 21 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Foix guide
 
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Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 21 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide
Camon

Camon

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction north-east)

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

See Camon guide
Mirepoix

Mirepoix

at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Mirepoix guide
Pamiers

Pamiers

at 37 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Pamiers guide
Quillan

Quillan

at 39 km (direction east), in the Aude department

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

See Quillan guide
Gorges de l'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 39 km (direction east), in the Aude department

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

See Gorges de l'Aude guide
Rennes-le-Chateau

Rennes-le-Chateau

at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

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

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide
Chateau de Puilaurens

Chateau de Puilaurens

Castle at 47 km (direction east), in the Aude department

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

See Chateau de Puilaurens guide
Alet-les-Bains

Alet-les-Bains

at 49 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
Limoux

Limoux

at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

The small town of Limoux is best visited in late...

See Limoux guide

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

Map of places to visit near Caychax

 
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Markets in and near Caychax

  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (19km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (21km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (34km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (35km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (43km)

Hotels near Caychax

More information about Caychax, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Caychax, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (46km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (33km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (21km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (22km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (24km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (34km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (34km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (40km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (43km)
 
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Geography and distances

Caychax is in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Caychax is 676 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Caychax

Canton: Cabannes

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Caychax

from Foix (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 676 km

from Calais: 907 km

from Nice: 461 km

from Bordeaux: 293 km

from Strasbourg: 796 km

Getting here

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

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albies, Appy, Aston, Aulos, Axiat, Bestiac, Bouan, Cazenave-Serres-et-Allens, Chateau-Verdun, Garanou, Larcat, Lassur, Les Cabannes, Lordat, Luzenac, Pech, Perles-et-Castelet, Senconac, Sinsat, Unac, Urs, Vebre, Verdun and Vernaux.

This page in French: Visiter Caychax

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