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Photo of Gajan in Ariege

Photo is of Saint-Lizier at 2 km from Gajan

Visit Gajan: highlights and tourist information

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Gajan is situated in the Ariege department and Occitanie region.

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!

Saint-Lizier

Saint-Lizier

Most Beautiful Village at 2 km (direction south-south-east)

A small village in the Natural Regional Park of the...

See Saint-Lizier guide
Montjoie-en-Couserans

Montjoie-en-Couserans

at 3 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide
Saint-Girons

Saint-Girons

at 4 km (direction south-south-east)

Saint-Girons is a quiet town, a perfect chance to...

See Saint-Girons guide
Tourtouse

Tourtouse

at 8 km (direction south-south-east)

Although tiny, the castle (and picnic area) in the centre...

See Tourtouse guide
 
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Audressein

Audressein

at 13 km (direction south-west)

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

See Audressein guide
Cazeres

Cazeres

at 21 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Cazeres guide
Martres-Tolosane

Martres-Tolosane

at 22 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Martres-Tolosane guide
Rieux-Volvestre

Rieux-Volvestre

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

The stroll along the river and the surrounding medieval red-brick buildings...

See Rieux-Volvestre guide
Carbonne

Carbonne

at 32 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Carbonne guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 39 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide
Foix

Foix

at 40 km (direction east)

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

See Foix guide
Pamiers

Pamiers

at 41 km (direction east-north-east)

The largest town in Ariege, Pamiers has several notable...

See Pamiers guide
Valcabrere

Valcabrere

at 44 km (direction west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Valcabrere deserves a visit because of the very lovely...

See Valcabrere guide
Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction west), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges guide

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

Map of places to visit near Gajan

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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

What to do at Gajan? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Gajan is in the south of France at 40 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Gajan is 656 kilometres from Paris).

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

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