Escaunets tourism and travel guide

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Visit Escaunets: highlights and tourist information

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Escaunets is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 18 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Escaunets is 640 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 16 km and Tarbes at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Escaunets, 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 Escaunets in Occitanie.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Pyrenees

Map of places to visit near Escaunets

Markets in and near Escaunets

  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (12km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (16km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (20km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (24km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (28km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (31km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (34km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (37km)

More information about Escaunets, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Escaunets, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (18km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (31km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (29km)
  • Grottes de Médous (39km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (46km)
  • Cirque du Litor (47km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (48km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (49km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Tarbes (16km)
  • Pau (24km)
  • Hagetmau (54km)
  • Ordan-Larroque (58km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Escaunets

Canton: Vic-en-Bigorre

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65500

Distance to Escaunets

from Tarbes (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 640 km

from Calais: 858 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 170 km

from Strasbourg: 839 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anoye, Baleix, Bedeille, Bentayou-Seree, Casteide-Doat, Eslourenties-Daban, Lamayou, Lespourcy, Lombia, Maure, Momy, Montaner, Oroix, Ponson-Debat-Pouts, Ponson-Dessus, Pontiacq-Viellepinte, Saubole, Sedze-Maubecq, Seron, Tarasteix, Urost and Villenave-Pres-Bearn.

This page in French: Visiter Escaunets