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Montegut-Plantaurel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montegut-Plantaurel in Ariege

Photo is of Pamiers at 11 km from Montegut-Plantaurel

Visit Montegut-Plantaurel: highlights and tourist information

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Montegut-Plantaurel is situated in the Ariege department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pamiers at 11 km and Chateau de Foix at 14 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montegut-Plantaurel, 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 Montegut-Plantaurel in Occitanie.

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



at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

The largest town in Ariege, Pamiers has several notable monuments including the...

See Pamiers guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 14 km (direction south-east)

The chateau de Foix is an impressive medieval castle...

See Chateau de Foix guide


at 14 km (direction south-east)

The narrow medieval streets, the imposing castle above the town and the...

See Foix guide


at 29 km (direction west)

The tiny village of Montjoie-en-Couserans is included because it is...

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

Not the most famous caves perhaps but the Grotte...

See Grotte de Lombrives guide


at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

Saint-Girons is a quiet town, a perfect chance to see an...

See Saint-Girons guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction west)

A small village in the Natural Regional Park of the...

See Saint-Lizier guide


at 30 km (direction east)

In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of...

See Mirepoix guide


at 31 km (direction west)

Although tiny, the castle (and picnic area) in the centre of...

See Tourtouse guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

The stroll along the river and the surrounding medieval...

See Rieux-Volvestre guide


at 34 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Ransacked as a cathar town in the 12th century, Carbonne was rebuilt...

See Carbonne guide


at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

In Montsegur be sure to visit the cathar castle with its lovely...

See Montsegur guide


at 37 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Cazeres is not a tourist town, but you might like...

See Cazeres guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction east)

The fortified village of Camon, listed as a 'most beautiful village...

See Camon guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ariege

Map of places to visit near Montegut-Plantaurel


Markets in and near Montegut-Plantaurel

  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (8km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (20km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (25km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (26km)
  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (30km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (31km)
  • Auterive: market Friday (32km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (32km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (33km)

Hotels near Montegut-Plantaurel

More information about Montegut-Plantaurel, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montegut-Plantaurel, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (9km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (22km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Vicdessos (40km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (40km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (45km)

Geography and distances

Montegut-Plantaurel is in the south of France at 14 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Montegut-Plantaurel is 647 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montegut-Plantaurel

Canton: Varilhes

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Montegut-Plantaurel

from Foix (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 647 km

from Calais: 877 km

from Nice: 471 km

from Bordeaux: 258 km

from Strasbourg: 781 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montegut-Plantaurel 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, Baulou, Cadarcet, Cazaux, Loubens, Madiere, Monesple, Pailhes, Saint-Bauzeil, Saint-Victor-Rouzaud and Suzan.

This page in French: Visiter Montegut-Plantaurel

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