Izaux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Izaux in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Col d\'Aspin at 14 km from Izaux

Visit Izaux: highlights and tourist information

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Izaux 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 Izaux in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Col d\'Aspin at 14 km and Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges at 16 km.

Izaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Col d\'Aspin

Col d'Aspin

Scenery at 14 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
Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction 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 17 km (direction east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Valcabrere guide
Arreau

Arreau

at 18 km (direction south)

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

See Arreau guide
 
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Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

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

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

See Col du Tourmalet guide
Col de Peyresourde

Col de Peyresourde

Scenery at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Col de Peyresourde guide
Tarbes

Tarbes

at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Tarbes guide
Lourdes

Lourdes

at 33 km (direction west)

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

See Lourdes guide
Mont d\'Astarac

Mont d'Astarac

at 33 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
Bagneres-de-Luchon

Bagneres-de-Luchon

at 35 km (direction 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 37 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide
Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin

at 39 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Savin guide
Mont Perdu

Mont Perdu

Heritage Site at 48 km (direction south-west)

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

See Mont Perdu guide
Gavarnie

Gavarnie

Scenery at 51 km (direction south-west)

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 Izaux

  • Montrejeau: market Monday (16km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (18km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (19km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (28km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (29km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (33km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Gesse: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (35km)
  • Bagneres-de-Luchon: market every day - seasonal market only (35km)

More information about Izaux, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Izaux, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (28km)
  • Marshall Foch house (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (31km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre d'Esparros (5km)
  • Grottes de Médous (18km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (26km)
  • Gorges de la Save (30km)
  • Lac d'Oo (37km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (40km)
  • Henne Morte (41km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (43km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (47km)
  • Cirque du Lys (48km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (48km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (52km)
  • Brèche de Roland (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Izaux is in the south-west of France at 31 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Izaux is 662 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Izaux

Canton: Barthe-de-Neste

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65250

Distance to Izaux

from Tarbes (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 662 km

from Calais: 884 km

from Nice: 561 km

from Bordeaux: 212 km

from Strasbourg: 838 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avezac-Prat-Lahitte, Bazus-Neste, Bizous, Cantaous, Capvern, Escala, Esparros, Gazave, Heches, La Barthe-de-Neste, Labastide, Lortet, Mazouau, Montousse, Montserie, Pinas, Saint-Arroman, Tilhouse and Tuzaguet.

This page in French: Visiter Izaux