Grailhen tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grailhen in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Arreau at 6 km from Grailhen

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Grailhen 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 Grailhen in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arreau at 6 km and Col de Peyresourde at 10 km.

Grailhen, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Arreau

Arreau

at 6 km (direction )

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

See Arreau guide
Col de Peyresourde

Col de Peyresourde

Scenery at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Col de Peyresourde guide
Col d\'Aspin

Col d'Aspin

Scenery at 11 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Bagneres-de-Luchon

Bagneres-de-Luchon

at 20 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

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Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

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Valcabrere

Valcabrere

at 27 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Valcabrere guide
Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Luz-Saint-Sauveur

at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide
Mont Perdu

Mont Perdu

Heritage Site at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Gavarnie

Gavarnie

Scenery at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Gavarnie guide
Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin

at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Savin guide
Lourdes

Lourdes

at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lourdes guide
Tarbes

Tarbes

at 49 km (direction north-west)

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

See Tarbes guide

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Markets in and near Grailhen

  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (5km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (6km)
  • Bagneres-de-Luchon: market every day - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (28km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (30km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (32km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (42km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (43km)

More information about Grailhen, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Grailhen, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (48km)
  • Marshall Foch house (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Oo (16km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (19km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (20km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (21km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (24km)
  • Grottes de Médous (27km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (29km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (34km)
  • Brèche de Roland (37km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (41km)
  • Cirque du Lys (42km)
  • Henne Morte (43km)
  • Gorges de la Save (49km)
 
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Geography and distances

Grailhen is in the south-west of France at 49 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Grailhen is 686 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grailhen

Canton: Vielle-Aure

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65170

Distance to Grailhen

from Tarbes (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 686 km

from Calais: 908 km

from Nice: 567 km

from Bordeaux: 234 km

from Strasbourg: 857 km

Getting here

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

We have 33 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Adervielle-Pouchergues, Ancizan, Armenteule, Aulon, Avajan, Azet, Bareilles, Bazus-Aure, Borderes-Louron, Bourisp, Cadeac, Cadeilhan-Trachere, Camparan, Cazaux-Debat, Ens, Estarvielle, Estensan, Genos, Gouaux, Grezian, Guchan, Guchen, Jezeau, Lancon, Loudenvielle, Loudervielle, Mont, Ris, Sailhan, Saint-Lary-Soulan, Vielle-Aure, Vielle-Louron and Vignec.

This page in French: Visiter Grailhen