Le Peyrat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Peyrat: highlights and tourist information

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Le Peyrat is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 25 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Le Peyrat is 657 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Camon at 8 km and Montsegur at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Peyrat, 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 Peyrat 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 Peyrat

Markets in and near Le Peyrat

  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (6km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (6km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (15km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (26km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (36km)

More information about Le Peyrat, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Le Peyrat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (45km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (55km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (57km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (25km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (6km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (27km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (42km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (43km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (43km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (46km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (47km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (63km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Peyrat

Canton: Mirepoix

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 0

Distance to Le Peyrat

from Foix (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 657 km

from Calais: 889 km

from Nice: 440 km

from Bordeaux: 289 km

from Strasbourg: 771 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Le Peyrat): Aigues-Vives, Belesta, Benaix, Dreuilhe, Esclagne, La Bastide-sur-l'Hers, Laroque-d'Olmes, Lavelanet, Leran, Lesparrou, Montbel, Regat, Saint-Jean-d'Aigues-Vives, Sainte-Colombe-sur-l'Hers and Tabre.

This page in French: Visitez Le Peyrat