Mont Perdu tourism and travel guide

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Mont Perdu in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gavarnie at 4 km and Luz-Saint-Sauveur at 15 km.

Mont Perdu, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Scenery at 4 km (direction south)

The natural highlight of the Cirque de Gavarnie, a great circular cliff,...

See Gavarnie guide


at 15 km (direction south)

The pleasant town of Luz-Saint-Sauveur is well placed to explore some lovely...

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Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 23 km (direction north-east)

The Col du Tourmalet is a mountain pass in the Pyrenees, famous...

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at 28 km (direction north-north-west)

It is the abbey church in Saint-Savin, and the surrounding countryside, that...

See Saint-Savin guide
Pyrenees National Parc

Pyrenees National Parc

National Parc at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

The Pyrenees National Parc contains a great deal of the most beatiful...

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at 36 km (direction east-north-east)

Deep in the Pyrenees on a small river, Arreau is a delightful...

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Col d'Aspin

Col d'Aspin

Scenery at 36 km (direction east-north-east)

The Col d'Aspin is an important mountain pass in the west of...

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at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to the Col...

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Col d'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 38 km (direction north-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous...

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Col de Peyresourde

Col de Peyresourde

Scenery at 39 km (direction east)

The Col de Peyresourde is a mountain pass in the pyrenees, which...

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at 40 km (direction east)

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

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

Eaux-Bonnes is a 19th century belle-epoque spa town at the base of...

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

Laruns is a pretty village, but it is the surrounding mountain scenery...

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at 50 km (direction east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Bagneres-de-Luchon is one of the nicest of the 'belle-epoque' spa towns that...

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Markets in and near Mont Perdu

  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (15km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (28km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (36km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (39km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (40km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (50km)

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Tourist attractions near Mont Perdu, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de Gavarnie (5km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (5km)
  • Brèche de Roland (5km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (10km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (17km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (18km)
  • Cirque du Lys (21km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (23km)
  • Cirque du Litor (33km)
  • Grottes de Médous (37km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (38km)
  • Lac d'Oo (41km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (43km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (43km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (43km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (49km)

Geography and distances

Mont Perdu is in the south-west of France at 56 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Mont Perdu is 705 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mont Perdu

Canton: na

Arrondissement: na

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: na

Distance to Mont Perdu

from Tarbes (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 705 km

from Calais: 924 km

from Nice: 599 km

from Bordeaux: 238 km

from Strasbourg: 886 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gavarnie.

This page in French: Visiter Mont Perdu