Gajan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gajan: highlights and tourist information

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Gajan is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 40 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Gajan is 656 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Lizier at 2 km and Montjoie-en-Couserans at 3 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gajan, 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 Gajan in Occitanie.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ariege

Map of places to visit near Gajan

Markets in and near Gajan

  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (4km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (16km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (22km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (25km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (33km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (34km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Gajan, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Gajan, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (46km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Henne Morte (22km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (33km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (43km)
  • Gorges de la Save (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gajan

Canton: Saint-Lizier

Arrondissement: Saint-Girons

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Gajan

from Foix (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 656 km

from Calais: 883 km

from Nice: 502 km

from Bordeaux: 244 km

from Strasbourg: 803 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barjac, Caumont, Eycheil, Lasserre, Lorp-Sentaraille, Mercenac, Montardit, Montegut-en-Couserans, Montesquieu-Avantes, Montgauch, Montjoie-en-Couserans, Saint-Girons, Saint-Lizier, Taurignan-Castet and Taurignan-Vieux.

This page in French: Visiter Gajan