Escots tourism and travel guide

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Visit Escots: highlights and tourist information

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Escots is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 24 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Escots is 664 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arreau at 19 km and Col du Tourmalet at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Escots, 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 Escots 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 Escots

Markets in and near Escots

  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (19km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (25km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (26km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (26km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (28km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (28km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (30km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (38km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Escots, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Escots, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Gavarnie (46km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (24km)
  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (25km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre d'Esparros (7km)
  • Grottes de Médous (8km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (19km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (37km)
  • Gorges de la Save (38km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (38km)
  • Cirque du Lys (39km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (40km)
  • Lac d'Oo (40km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (42km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (44km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (46km)
  • Cirque du Litor (46km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (46km)
  • Brèche de Roland (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Escots

Canton: Lannemezan

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65130

Distance to Escots

from Tarbes (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 664 km

from Calais: 886 km

from Nice: 571 km

from Bordeaux: 209 km

from Strasbourg: 844 km

Getting here

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

We have 25 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argeles, Arrodets, Asque, Banios, Batsere, Benque, Bettes, Bonnemazon, Bourg-de-Bigorre, Bulan, Capvern, Castillon, Esconnets, Esparros, Espeche, Espieilh, Frechendets, Laborde, Lies, Lomne, Marsas, Molere, Sarlabous, Tilhouse and Uzer.

This page in French: Visiter Escots