Galez tourism and travel guide

Photo of Galez in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Mont d\'Astarac at 21 km from Galez

Visit Galez: highlights and tourist information

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Galez 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 Galez in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont d\'Astarac at 21 km and Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges at 23 km.

Galez, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Mont d\'Astarac

Mont d'Astarac

at 21 km (direction north-east), in the Gers department

The frescoes in the village church are the highlight of your visit to Mont...

See Mont d'Astarac guide
Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges guide
Valcabrere

Valcabrere

at 23 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Valcabrere deserves a visit because of the very lovely roman style basilica of Saint-Just...

See Valcabrere guide
Tarbes

Tarbes

at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Tarbes guide
 
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Col d\'Aspin

Col d'Aspin

Scenery at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

The Col d'Aspin is an important mountain pass in the west of the Pyrenees...

See Col d'Aspin guide
Arreau

Arreau

at 32 km (direction south)

Deep in the Pyrenees on a small river, Arreau is a delightful small town...

See Arreau guide
Lourdes

Lourdes

at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lourdes guide
Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 38 km (direction south-west)

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

See Col du Tourmalet guide
Maubourguet

Maubourguet

at 43 km (direction north-west)

Maubourguet makes every effort to hide its impressive monuments but take the time to...

See Maubourguet guide
Col de Peyresourde

Col de Peyresourde

Scenery at 43 km (direction south)

The Col de Peyresourde is a mountain pass in the pyrenees, which often forms...

See Col de Peyresourde guide
Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin

at 46 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Savin guide
Bagneres-de-Luchon

Bagneres-de-Luchon

at 47 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Bagneres-de-Luchon is one of the nicest of the 'belle-epoque' spa towns that developed in...

See Bagneres-de-Luchon guide
Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Luz-Saint-Sauveur

at 48 km (direction south-west)

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

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide
Martres-Tolosane

Martres-Tolosane

at 49 km (direction east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Martres-Tolosane guide

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Markets in and near Galez

  • Montrejeau: market Monday (18km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Gesse: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (25km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (28km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (28km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (30km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (32km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (34km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (36km)

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Tourist attractions near Galez, France

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

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 (20km)
  • Jardin Massey (27km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre d'Esparros (19km)
  • Gorges de la Save (21km)
  • Grottes de Médous (26km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (38km)
  • Henne Morte (45km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Galez is in the south-west of France at 27 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Galez is 648 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Galez

Canton: Galan

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65330

Distance to Galez

from Tarbes (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 648 km

from Calais: 870 km

from Nice: 557 km

from Bordeaux: 199 km

from Strasbourg: 826 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Begole, Bonrepos, Campistrous, Castelbajac, Clarens, Galan, Houeydets, Monlong, Montastruc, Recurt, Rejaumont, Sabarros, Tajan and Uglas.

This page in French: Visiter Galez