Gaillagos tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gaillagos in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Saint-Savin at 7 km from Gaillagos

Visit Gaillagos: highlights and tourist information

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Gaillagos 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 Gaillagos in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Savin at 7 km and Gourette at 13 km.

Gaillagos, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Savin guide


at 13 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to the Col d'Aubisque near...

See Gourette guide
Col d\'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 13 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous high mountains...

See Col d'Aubisque guide


at 17 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Eaux-Bonnes is a 19th century belle-epoque spa town at the base of the Col...

See Eaux-Bonnes guide


at 18 km (direction north-east)

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

See Lourdes guide


at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide


at 20 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Laruns is a pretty village, but it is the surrounding mountain scenery that attracts...

See Laruns guide
Pyrenees National Parc

Pyrenees National Parc

National Parc at 21 km (direction south-west)

The Pyrenees National Parc contains a great deal of the most beatiful mountain scenery...

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Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Col du Tourmalet guide
Mont Perdu

Mont Perdu

Heritage Site at 31 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Mont Perdu guide


at 34 km (direction north-east)

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

See Tarbes guide


Scenery at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Gavarnie guide


at 35 km (direction west), in the Pyreees-Atlantiques department

The small village of Sarrance is in the valley of the Gave d'Aspe and...

See Sarrance guide


at 38 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The village of Lescun is close to the Cirque de Lescun and other scenic...

See Lescun guide

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Map of places to visit near Gaillagos


Markets in and near Gaillagos

  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (17km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (18km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (22km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (28km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (35km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (36km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (38km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (43km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (44km)

More information about Gaillagos, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Gaillagos, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Litor (10km)
  • Cirque du Lys (11km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (13km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (13km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (15km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (18km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (20km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (27km)
  • Grottes de Médous (28km)
  • Brèche de Roland (34km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (35km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (35km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (35km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (36km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (18km)

Geography and distances

Gaillagos is in the south-west of France at 34 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Gaillagos is 682 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gaillagos

Canton: Aucun

Arrondissement: Argelès-Gazost

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65400

Distance to Gaillagos

from Tarbes (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 682 km

from Calais: 899 km

from Nice: 607 km

from Bordeaux: 209 km

from Strasbourg: 874 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arcizans-Avant, Arcizans-Dessus, Arras-en-Lavedan, Arrens-Marsous, Aucun, Bun, Estaing, Gez, Ouzous, Salles, Sere-en-Lavedan and Sireix.

This page in French: Visiter Gaillagos