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Monfaucon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Maubourguet at 7 km from Monfaucon

Visit Monfaucon: highlights and tourist information

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Monfaucon is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Occitanie region.

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!

Maubourguet

Maubourguet

at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

Maubourguet makes every effort to hide its impressive monuments but take the...

See Maubourguet guide
Tarbes

Tarbes

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

The substantial gardens of Jardin Massey are the main...

See Tarbes guide
Vic Fezensac

Vic Fezensac

at 37 km (direction north-north-east), in the Gers department

Vic Fezensac is enjoyable to explore at any time, but best known...

See Vic Fezensac guide
Mont d'Astarac

Mont d'Astarac

at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Gers department

The frescoes in the village church are the highlight of your...

See Mont d'Astarac guide
 
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Lourdes

Lourdes

at 41 km (direction south-south-west)

Lourdes is of course very famous as a pilgrimage centre...

See Lourdes guide
Aire-sur-l'Adour

Aire-sur-l'Adour

at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Landes department

Aire-sur-l'Adour is a pleasant town with a cathedral in south-east Landes...

See Aire-sur-l'Adour guide
Pau

Pau

at 43 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The large town of Pau is well known for the...

See Pau guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 43 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the...

See Chateau de Pau guide
Auch

Auch

at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Gers department

Auch, the ancient capital of Gascony, has a cathedral and...

See Auch guide
Eauze

Eauze

at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Gers department

Eauze is a historic market town with attractive medieval buildings...

See Eauze guide
Lavardens

Lavardens

Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction north-east), in the Gers department

The castle and the church are among the places...

See Lavardens guide
Valence-sur-Baise

Valence-sur-Baise

at 53 km (direction north-north-east), in the Gers department

Explore the historic centre of the bastide town of...

See Valence-sur-Baise guide
Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Most Beautiful Village at 60 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

2000 years ago the town of Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges had 10000...

See Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges guide
Valcabrere

Valcabrere

at 60 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Valcabrere deserves a visit because of the very lovely roman...

See Valcabrere guide

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Map of places to visit near Monfaucon

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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

What to do at Monfaucon? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Monfaucon is in the south-west of France at 25 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Monfaucon is 625 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Monfaucon

Canton: Rabastens-de-Bigorre

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

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

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