Celles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Celles: highlights and tourist information

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Celles is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 8 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Celles is 662 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Foix at 8 km and Chateau de Foix at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Celles, 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 Celles in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Celles

Markets in and near Celles

  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (13km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (20km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (24km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (24km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (36km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Celles, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Celles, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Celles.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (23km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (20km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (30km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (36km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (43km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (45km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (46km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Celles

Canton: Foix-Rural

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Celles

from Foix (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 662 km

from Calais: 893 km

from Nice: 460 km

from Bordeaux: 280 km

from Strasbourg: 786 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bompas, Ferrieres-sur-Ariege, Freychenet, Leychert, Mercus-Garrabet, Montoulieu, Nalzen, Pradieres, Prayols, Roquefixade, Saint-Paul-de-Jarrat and Soula.

This page in French: Visiter Celles