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Cazaux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cazaux in Ariege

Photo is of Pamiers at 11 km from Cazaux

Visit Cazaux: highlights and tourist information

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Cazaux is situated in the Ariege department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pamiers at 11 km and Chateau de Foix at 12 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cazaux, 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 Cazaux in Occitanie.

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



at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Pamiers guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 12 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide


at 12 km (direction south-east)

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

See Foix guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Grotte de Lombrives guide


at 29 km (direction west)

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

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide


at 30 km (direction east)

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

See Mirepoix guide


at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Girons guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Lizier guide


at 32 km (direction west)

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

See Tourtouse guide


at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Montsegur guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Rieux-Volvestre guide


at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Carbonne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction east)

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

See Camon guide


at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Cazeres guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cazaux


Markets in and near Cazaux

  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (8km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (21km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (26km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (28km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (30km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (31km)
  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (31km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (33km)

More information about Cazaux, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Cazaux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (9km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (22km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Vicdessos (38km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (38km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (44km)

Geography and distances

Cazaux is in the south of France at 12 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Cazaux is 649 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cazaux

Canton: Varilhes

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Cazaux

from Foix (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 649 km

from Calais: 878 km

from Nice: 471 km

from Bordeaux: 259 km

from Strasbourg: 782 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigues-Juntes, Artix, Baulou, Cadarcet, Loubens, Monesple, Montegut-Plantaurel, Montels, Pailhes, Saint-Bauzeil and Saint-Victor-Rouzaud.

This page in French: Visiter Cazaux

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