Eycheil tourism and travel guide

Photo of Eycheil in Ariege

Photo is of Saint-Girons at 2 km from Eycheil

Visit Eycheil: highlights and tourist information

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Eycheil is situated in the Ariege department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Eycheil in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Girons at 2 km and Montjoie-en-Couserans at 4 km.

Eycheil, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 2 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Girons guide


at 4 km (direction north-west)

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

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Lizier guide


at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

Audressein is a very small village in a picturesque river valley, visited...

See Audressein guide


at 14 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Tourtouse guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Cazeres is not a tourist town, but you might like to visit...

See Cazeres guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

The small village of Martres-Tolosane is known for its faiencerie workshops...

See Martres-Tolosane guide


at 32 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Rieux-Volvestre guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 36 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide


at 36 km (direction east)

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

See Foix guide


at 37 km (direction east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Carbonne guide


at 40 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Pamiers guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 40 km (direction east-south-east)

Not the most famous caves perhaps but the Grotte de Lombrives is...

See Grotte de Lombrives guide


at 47 km (direction west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Valcabrere deserves a visit because of the very lovely roman style basilica...

See Valcabrere guide

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Map of places to visit near Eycheil


Markets in and near Eycheil

  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (2km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (22km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (22km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (28km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (37km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (38km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (38km)

More information about Eycheil, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Eycheil, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (51km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (22km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Henne Morte (24km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (27km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (37km)
  • Gorges de la Save (50km)

Geography and distances

Eycheil is in the south of France at 36 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Eycheil is 661 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Eycheil

Canton: Saint-Girons

Arrondissement: Saint-Girons

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Eycheil

from Foix (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 661 km

from Calais: 889 km

from Nice: 500 km

from Bordeaux: 250 km

from Strasbourg: 806 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Encourtiech, Erp, Gajan, Lacourt, Lorp-Sentaraille, Montegut-en-Couserans, Montesquieu-Avantes, Montjoie-en-Couserans, Moulis, Riverenert, Saint-Girons and Saint-Lizier.

This page in French: Visiter Eycheil