Le Fossat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Fossat in Ariege

Visit Le Fossat: highlights and tourist information

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Le Fossat is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 28 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Le Fossat is 636 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pamiers at 18 km and Rieux-Volvestre at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Fossat, 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 Le Fossat in Occitanie.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ariege

Map of places to visit near Le Fossat

Markets in and near Le Fossat

  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (12km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (15km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (18km)
  • Auterive: market Friday (20km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (21km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (24km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (27km)
  • Venerque: market Thursday (29km)
  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Le Fossat, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Le Fossat, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (28km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Henne Morte (49km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Fossat

Canton: Fossat

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Le Fossat

from Foix (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 636 km

from Calais: 865 km

from Nice: 477 km

from Bordeaux: 244 km

from Strasbourg: 776 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artigat, Campagne-sur-Arize, Carla-Bayle, Castagnac, Casteras, Durfort, Marliac, Massabrac, Sainte-Suzanne, Sieuras and Villeneuve-du-Latou.

This page in French: Visiter Le Fossat