Gaudies tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gaudies in Ariege

Photo is of Pamiers at 12 km from Gaudies

Visit Gaudies: highlights and tourist information

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Gaudies is situated in the Ariege 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 Gaudies in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pamiers at 12 km and Mirepoix at 15 km.

Gaudies, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

The largest town in Ariege, Pamiers has several notable monuments including the cathedral and...

See Pamiers guide


at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of the bastide town that is...

See Mirepoix guide


at 24 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

Slightly away from tourist routes, Castelnaudary has a pleasant canal port and is the...

See Castelnaudary guide


at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Foix guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

The fortified village of Camon, listed as a 'most beautiful village of France' is...

See Camon guide
La Pomarede

La Pomarede

at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Aude department

Very tiny so don't travel for ages to get here but if you are...

See La Pomarede guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

In Montsegur be sure to visit the cathar castle with its lovely far-reaching views...

See Montsegur guide


at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

The large arcaded square in the centre of Revel contains one of the biggest...

See Revel guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

Not the most famous caves perhaps but the Grotte de Lombrives is the largest...

See Grotte de Lombrives guide


at 41 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

In Saissac the highlights include the views from the top of the village and...

See Saissac guide


at 41 km (direction north-east), in the Tarn department

The abbey-school and numerous ancient colombage houses are among the interesting finds in the...

See Soreze guide


at 42 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aude department

The small town of Limoux is best visited in late spring to enjoy the...

See Limoux guide


at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

Built on the edge of a deep ravine, Montolieu is well known as a...

See Montolieu guide

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Map of places to visit near Gaudies


Markets in and near Gaudies

  • Mazeres: market Thursday (9km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (14km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (15km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (24km)
  • Villefranche-de-Lauragais: market Friday (25km)
  • Auterive: market Friday (28km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (29km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (31km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Gaudies, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Gaudies, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (4km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (34km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (54km)

Geography and distances

Gaudies is in the south of France at 25 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Gaudies is 633 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gaudies

Canton: Saverdun

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Gaudies

from Foix (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 633 km

from Calais: 864 km

from Nice: 451 km

from Bordeaux: 261 km

from Strasbourg: 760 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belpech, La Bastide-de-Lordat, Lapenne, Le Carlaret, Saint-Felix-de-Tournegat and Tremoulet.

This page in French: Visiter Gaudies