Gensac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gensac: highlights and tourist information

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Gensac is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 22 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Gensac is 628 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 6 km and Tarbes at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gensac, 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 Gensac 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 Gensac

Markets in and near Gensac

  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (6km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (7km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (20km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (20km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (28km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (29km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (39km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (40km)
  • Vic Fezensac: market Friday all day (40km)

More information about Gensac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Gensac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (22km)
  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (21km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (37km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (43km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (43km)
  • Grottes de Médous (44km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gensac

Canton: Rabastens-de-Bigorre

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65140

Distance to Gensac

from Tarbes (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 628 km

from Calais: 847 km

from Nice: 579 km

from Bordeaux: 165 km

from Strasbourg: 823 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ansost, Artagnan, Barbachen, Beccas, Buzon, Caixon, Lafitole, Larreule, Liac, Maubourguet, Monfaucon, Nouilhan, Rabastens-de-Bigorre, Saint-Justin, Sarriac-Bigorre, Sauveterre, Segalas and Vic-en-Bigorre.

This page in French: Visiter Gensac