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Madiere tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Pamiers at 8 km from Madiere

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Visit Madiere: highlights and tourist information

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Madiere is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 17 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Madiere is 643 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pamiers at 8 km and Chateau de Foix at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Madiere, 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 Madiere 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 Madiere

Markets in and near Madiere

  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (7km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (13km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (15km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (21km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (23km)
  • Auterive: market Friday (27km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (29km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (33km)
  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (33km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (33km)

More information about Madiere, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Madiere, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (14km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (20km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (41km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (44km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Madiere

Canton: Pamiers-Ouest

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Madiere

from Foix (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 643 km

from Calais: 872 km

from Nice: 469 km

from Bordeaux: 255 km

from Strasbourg: 777 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigues-Juntes, Artix, Bezac, Escosse, Lescousse, Monesple, Montegut-Plantaurel, Pailhes, Saint-Amans, Saint-Bauzeil, Saint-Michel and Saint-Victor-Rouzaud.

This page in French: Visiter Madiere

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