Gazost tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gazost in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Lourdes at 8 km from Gazost

Visit Gazost: highlights and tourist information

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Gazost 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 Gazost in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lourdes at 8 km and Saint-Savin at 10 km.

Gazost, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lourdes

Lourdes

at 8 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Lourdes guide
Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin

at 10 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Savin guide
Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Luz-Saint-Sauveur

at 18 km (direction south)

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

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide
Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 18 km (direction south-east)

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

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Tarbes

Tarbes

at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Tarbes guide
Col d\'Aspin

Col d'Aspin

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

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

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Gourette

Gourette

at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to the Col d'Aubisque near...

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Col d\'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 29 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous high mountains...

See Col d'Aubisque guide
Arreau

Arreau

at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Arreau guide
Eaux-Bonnes

Eaux-Bonnes

at 33 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Eaux-Bonnes is a 19th century belle-epoque spa town at the base of the Col...

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Mont Perdu

Mont Perdu

Heritage Site at 33 km (direction south)

Mont-Perdu is a natural highlight on the border between France and Spain near Gavarnie...

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Laruns

Laruns

at 35 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Laruns is a pretty village, but it is the surrounding mountain scenery that attracts...

See Laruns guide
Pyrenees National Parc

Pyrenees National Parc

National Parc at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

The Pyrenees National Parc contains a great deal of the most beatiful mountain scenery...

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Gavarnie

Gavarnie

Scenery at 37 km (direction south)

The natural highlight of the Cirque de Gavarnie, a great circular cliff, is one...

See Gavarnie guide

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Markets in and near Gazost

  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (8km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (12km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (18km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (25km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (32km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (35km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (35km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (39km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (41km)

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Tourist attractions near Gazost, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (24km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Médous (12km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (18km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (18km)
  • Cirque du Lys (21km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (23km)
  • Cirque du Litor (25km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (26km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (29km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (29km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (34km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (35km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (35km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (38km)
  • Brèche de Roland (38km)
  • Lac d'Oo (51km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (25km)
 
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Geography and distances

Gazost is in the south-west of France at 23 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Gazost is 672 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gazost

Canton: Lourdes-Est

Arrondissement: Argelès-Gazost

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65100

Distance to Gazost

from Tarbes (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 672 km

from Calais: 891 km

from Nice: 592 km

from Bordeaux: 206 km

from Strasbourg: 860 km

Getting here

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

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arrodets-Ez-Angles, Artigues, Aspin-en-Lavedan, Ayros-Arbouix, Berberust-Lias, Boo-Silhen, Cheust, Ger, Geu, Jarret, Juncalas, Les Angles, Lugagnan, Neuilh, Ossen, Ossun-Ez-Angles, Ourdis-Cotdoussan, Ourdon, Ouste, Saint-Creac, Saint-Pastous, Sere-Lanso, Vier-Bordes and Viger.

This page in French: Visiter Gazost