Galan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Galan in Hautes-Pyrenees

Visit Galan: highlights and tourist information

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Galan is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 27 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Galan is 644 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont d'Astarac at 18 km and Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Galan, 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 Galan in Occitanie.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Pyrenees

Map of places to visit near Galan

Markets in and near Galan

  • Montrejeau: market Monday (20km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Gesse: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (27km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (27km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (27km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (29km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (32km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • Seissan: market Friday (33km)

More information about Galan, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Galan, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (19km)
  • Marshall Foch house (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (17km)
  • Jardin Massey (27km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Save (20km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (22km)
  • Grottes de Médous (29km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (41km)
  • Henne Morte (47km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (61km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Galan

Canton: Galan

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65330

Distance to Galan

from Tarbes (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 644 km

from Calais: 866 km

from Nice: 556 km

from Bordeaux: 196 km

from Strasbourg: 823 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Betpouy, Bonnefont, Bonrepos, Campuzan, Castelbajac, Caubous, Galez, Laran, Libaros, Lustar, Monlong, Montastruc, Recurt, Sabarros, Sentous, Tajan, Tournous-Devant and Vieuzos.

This page in French: Visiter Galan