Luz-Saint-Sauveur tourism and travel guide

Photo of Luz-Saint-Sauveur in Hautes-Pyrenees

Visit Luz-Saint-Sauveur: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The pleasnt town of Luz-Saint-Sauveur is well placed to explore some lovely Pyreneean mountain scenery

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Luz-Saint-Sauveur. For detailed visitor information see the Luz-Saint-Sauveur travel guide.

Luz-Saint-Sauveur is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 40 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Luz-Saint-Sauveur is 690 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Luz-Saint-Sauveur

The Col du Tourmalet is a mountain pass in the Pyrenees, famous because the Tour de France passes here very often: Col du Tourmalet

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Savin at 14 km and Mont Perdu at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Luz-Saint-Sauveur, 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 Luz-Saint-Sauveur in Occitanie.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Pyrenees

Map of places to visit near Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Markets in and near Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Market days in Luz-Saint-Sauveur: weekly market: Monday;

  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (0km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (25km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (27km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (30km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (40km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (43km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (51km)

More information about Luz-Saint-Sauveur, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Luz-Saint-Sauveur, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Gavarnie (20km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pont d'Espagne (11km)
  • Cirque du Lys (12km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (13km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (17km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (18km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (18km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (20km)
  • Brèche de Roland (20km)
  • Grottes de Médous (23km)
  • Cirque du Litor (25km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (30km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (30km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (32km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (36km)
  • Lac d'Oo (43km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Canton: Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Arrondissement: Argelès-Gazost

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65120

Distance to Luz-Saint-Sauveur

from Tarbes (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 690 km

from Calais: 909 km

from Nice: 596 km

from Bordeaux: 223 km

from Strasbourg: 874 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Luz-Saint-Sauveur from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bareges, Betpouey, Cheze, Esquieze-Sere, Esterre, Grust, Saligos, Sassis, Sazos, Sers, Viella, Viey, Viscos and Vizos.

This page in French: Visiter Luz-Saint-Sauveur