Fougax-et-Barrineuf tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fougax-et-Barrineuf: highlights and tourist information

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Fougax-et-Barrineuf is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 25 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Fougax-et-Barrineuf is 665 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montsegur at 5 km and Camon at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fougax-et-Barrineuf, 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 Fougax-et-Barrineuf in Occitanie.

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


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Map of places to visit near Fougax-et-Barrineuf

Markets in and near Fougax-et-Barrineuf

  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (4km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (7km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (23km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (32km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (36km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (41km)

More information about Fougax-et-Barrineuf, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Fougax-et-Barrineuf, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (46km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (50km)
  • Carcassonne (52km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (40km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (53km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (53km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (4km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (26km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (34km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (36km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (36km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (50km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fougax-et-Barrineuf

Canton: Lavelanet

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Fougax-et-Barrineuf

from Foix (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 665 km

from Calais: 897 km

from Nice: 444 km

from Bordeaux: 294 km

from Strasbourg: 779 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Fougax-et-Barrineuf from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belesta, Benaix, Lavelanet, Lesparrou, Montsegur, Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives and Villeneuve-d'Olmes.

This page in French: Visiter Fougax-et-Barrineuf