Chelan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chelan: highlights and tourist information

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Chelan is situated in the Gers department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 34 kilometres from Auch, the department capital (general information: Chelan is 628 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont d'Astarac at 2 km and Auch at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chelan, 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 Chelan in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Chelan

Markets in and near Chelan

  • Boulogne-sur-Gesse: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Seissan: market Friday (17km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (22km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (29km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (30km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (32km)
  • Auch: market Thursday & Saturday (33km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (36km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (39km)

More information about Chelan, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Chelan, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (15km)
  • Marshall Foch house (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (6km)
  • Jardin Massey (40km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Save (15km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (39km)
  • Grottes de Médous (46km)
  • Henne Morte (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ordan-Larroque (39km)
  • Tarbes (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chelan

Canton: Masseube

Arrondissement: Mirande

Department: Gers

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 32140

Distance to Chelan

from Auch (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 628 km

from Calais: 851 km

from Nice: 543 km

from Bordeaux: 189 km

from Strasbourg: 805 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arrouede, Aujan-Mournede, Bezues-Bajon, Cabas-Loumasses, Castelnau-Magnoac, Casterets, Larroque, Manent-Montane, Monlaur-Bernet, Mont-d'Astarac, Panassac, Peyret-Saint-Andre, Ponsan-Soubiran, Samaran, Sariac-Magnoac and Thermes-Magnoac.

This page in French: Visiter Chelan