Mirepoix tourism and travel guide
Visit Mirepoix: highlights and tourist informationTravel Guide To Visit Attractions
France This Way comment: In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of the bastide town that is the highlight for visitors
This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Mirepoix. For detailed visitor information see the Mirepoix travel guide.
Mirepoix is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 26 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Mirepoix is 642 kilometres from Paris).
Mirepoix, 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 Mirepoix 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 Mirepoix
Markets in and near Mirepoix
Market days in Mirepoix: weekly market: Thursday & Monday;
- Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (0km)
- Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (17km)
- Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (21km)
- Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (23km)
- Mazeres: market Thursday (24km)
- Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (26km)
- Bram: market Wednesday (26km)
- Limoux: market Friday all day (28km)
- Saverdun: market Friday (29km)
- Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (33km)
More information about Mirepoix, Midi-Pyrenees
Tourist attractions near Mirepoix, France
Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Mirepoix.
Grand sites of France
- Carcassonne City (42km)
- Carcassonne (41km)
Most beautiful villages in France
(see also beautiful French villages)
- Camon (10km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)
Regional Natural Parcs
- Pyrenees Ariegeoises (38km)
- Parc aux Bambous (12km)
Sites of natural beauty
- Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (21km)
- Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (39km)
- Cité de Carcassonne (42km)
- Vallée de Vicdessos (54km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Mirepoix
from Foix (prefecture): 26 km
from Paris: 642 km
from Calais: 874 km
from Nice: 441 km
from Bordeaux: 276 km
from Strasbourg: 761 km
For driving distances to Mirepoix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Besset, Cazals-Des-Bayles, Coutens, La Bastide-de-Bousignac, Lagarde, Malegoude, Manses, Moulin-Neuf, Roumengoux, Saint-Gauderic, Saint-Julien-de-Gras-Capou, Saint-Quentin-la-Tour and Sainte-Foi.
This page in French: Visiter Mirepoix