Gabre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gabre in Ariege

Photo is of Pamiers at 17 km from Gabre

Visit Gabre: highlights and tourist information

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Gabre 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 Gabre in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pamiers at 17 km and Chateau de Foix at 20 km.

Gabre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Pamiers guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Foix guide


at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide


at 24 km (direction west)

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

See Tourtouse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

A small village in the Natural Regional Park of the Ariege Pyrenees, Saint-Lizier is...

See Saint-Lizier guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

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at 29 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Carbonne guide


at 31 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Cazeres guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 32 km (direction south-east)

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

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at 36 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

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at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Audressein guide


at 37 km (direction east)

In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of the bastide town that is...

See Mirepoix guide

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Markets in and near Gabre

  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (7km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (22km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (24km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (29km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (30km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (31km)
  • Auterive: market Friday (31km)

More information about Gabre, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Gabre, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (8km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (28km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Vicdessos (40km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (42km)
  • Henne Morte (46km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (46km)

Geography and distances

Gabre is in the south of France at 20 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Gabre is 647 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gabre

Canton: Mas-d'Azil

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Gabre

from Foix (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 647 km

from Calais: 876 km

from Nice: 478 km

from Bordeaux: 253 km

from Strasbourg: 784 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigues-Juntes, Allieres, Casteras, Lanoux, Le Mas-d'Azil, Les Bordes-sur-Arize, Monesple, Pailhes, Sabarat and Suzan.

This page in French: Visiter Gabre