Leran tourism and travel guide

Photo of Leran in Ariege

Visit Leran: highlights and tourist information

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Leran 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: Leran is 653 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Camon at 6 km and Mirepoix at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Leran, 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 Leran 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 Leran

Markets in and near Leran

  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (8km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (10km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (11km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (26km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (33km)

More information about Leran, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Leran, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (44km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (58km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (22km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (10km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (30km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (44km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (45km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (48km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (61km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Leran

Canton: Mirepoix

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 0

Distance to Leran

from Foix (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 653 km

from Calais: 885 km

from Nice: 441 km

from Bordeaux: 286 km

from Strasbourg: 769 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Leran): Aigues-Vives, Belloc, Camon, Dreuilhe, Esclagne, La Bastide-sur-l'Hers, Laroque-d'Olmes, Le Peyrat, Limbrassac, Montbel, Regat, Saint-Julien-de-Gras-Capou, Saint-Quentin-la-Tour, Sainte-Colombe-sur-l'Hers, Tabre and Troye-d'Ariege.

This page in French: Visiter Leran