Monfaucon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Monfaucon: highlights and tourist information

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Monfaucon is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 25 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Monfaucon is 625 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 7 km and Tarbes at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Monfaucon, 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 Monfaucon 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 Monfaucon

Markets in and near Monfaucon

  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (8km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (18km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (22km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (24km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (28km)
  • Vic Fezensac: market Friday all day (37km)
  • Seissan: market Friday (39km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (42km)

More information about Monfaucon, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Monfaucon, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (25km)
  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (24km)
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (30km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (39km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (42km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (46km)
  • Gorges de la Save (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Monfaucon

Canton: Rabastens-de-Bigorre

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 65140

Distance to Monfaucon

from Tarbes (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 625 km

from Calais: 844 km

from Nice: 577 km

from Bordeaux: 164 km

from Strasbourg: 820 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ansost, Artagnan, Auriebat, Barbachen, Beccas, Buzon, Cazaux-Villecomtal, Gensac, Haget, Lafitole, Liac, Malabat, Ricourt, Saint-Justin, Sauveterre, Segalas and Semboues.

This page in French: Visiter Monfaucon