Frechet-Aure tourism and travel guide

Photo of Frechet-Aure in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Arreau at 3 km from Frechet-Aure

Visit Frechet-Aure: highlights and tourist information

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Frechet-Aure is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees 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 Frechet-Aure in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arreau at 3 km and Col d\'Aspin at 4 km.

Frechet-Aure, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction south-south-west)

Deep in the Pyrenees on a small river, Arreau is a delightful small town...

See Arreau guide
Col d\'Aspin

Col d'Aspin

Scenery at 4 km (direction west-north-west)

The Col d'Aspin is an important mountain pass in the west of the Pyrenees...

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Col de Peyresourde

Col de Peyresourde

Scenery at 16 km (direction south-east)

The Col de Peyresourde is a mountain pass in the pyrenees, which often forms...

See Col de Peyresourde guide
Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 19 km (direction west)

The Col du Tourmalet is a mountain pass in the Pyrenees, famous because the...

See Col du Tourmalet guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

2000 years ago the town of Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges had 10000 inhabitants - now it has...

See Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges guide


at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Valcabrere guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Bagneres-de-Luchon is one of the nicest of the 'belle-epoque' spa towns that developed in...

See Bagneres-de-Luchon guide


at 31 km (direction west)

The pleasant town of Luz-Saint-Sauveur is well placed to explore some lovely Pyreneean mountain...

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide


at 37 km (direction west-north-west)

Lourdes is of course very famous as a pilgrimage centre which attracts millions of...

See Lourdes guide
Mont Perdu

Mont Perdu

Heritage Site at 38 km (direction west-south-west)

Mont-Perdu is a natural highlight on the border between France and Spain near Gavarnie...

See Mont Perdu guide


at 38 km (direction west)

It is the abbey church in Saint-Savin, and the surrounding countryside, that make a...

See Saint-Savin guide


Scenery at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

The natural highlight of the Cirque de Gavarnie, a great circular cliff, is one...

See Gavarnie guide


at 41 km (direction north-west)

The substantial gardens of Jardin Massey are the main place of interest in the...

See Tarbes guide
Mont d\'Astarac

Mont d'Astarac

at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Gers department

The frescoes in the village church are the highlight of your visit to Mont...

See Mont d'Astarac guide

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Map of places to visit near Frechet-Aure


Markets in and near Frechet-Aure

  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (3km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (14km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (22km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Bagneres-de-Luchon: market every day - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (24km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (31km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (35km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (39km)

More information about Frechet-Aure, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Frechet-Aure, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (39km)
  • Marshall Foch house (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (42km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre d'Esparros (12km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (19km)
  • Grottes de Médous (21km)
  • Lac d'Oo (23km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (27km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (31km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (36km)
  • Henne Morte (41km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (41km)
  • Gorges de la Save (41km)
  • Brèche de Roland (43km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (43km)
  • Cirque du Lys (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Frechet-Aure is in the south-west of France at 41 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Frechet-Aure is 676 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Frechet-Aure

Canton: Arreau

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65240

Distance to Frechet-Aure

from Tarbes (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 676 km

from Calais: 899 km

from Nice: 564 km

from Bordeaux: 225 km

from Strasbourg: 849 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Frechet-Aure from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ardengost, Arreau, Aspin-Aure, Bareilles, Barrancoueu, Beyrede-Jumet, Cadeac, Camous, Cazaux-Debat, Ilhet, Jezeau, Lancon, Pailhac, Ris and Sarrancolin.

This page in French: Visiter Frechet-Aure