Montesquieu-Avantes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montesquieu-Avantes: highlights and tourist information

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Montesquieu-Avantes is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 34 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Montesquieu-Avantes is 655 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montjoie-en-Couserans at 4 km and Saint-Lizier at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montesquieu-Avantes, 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 Montesquieu-Avantes 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 Montesquieu-Avantes

Markets in and near Montesquieu-Avantes

  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (6km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (19km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (21km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (23km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (31km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (32km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (35km)

More information about Montesquieu-Avantes, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montesquieu-Avantes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (19km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Henne Morte (27km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (32km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (40km)
  • Gorges de la Save (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montesquieu-Avantes

Canton: Saint-Lizier

Arrondissement: Saint-Girons

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Montesquieu-Avantes

from Foix (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 655 km

from Calais: 883 km

from Nice: 497 km

from Bordeaux: 247 km

from Strasbourg: 800 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montesquieu-Avantes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barjac, Contrazy, Eycheil, Gajan, Lasserre, Lescure, Montardit, Montjoie-en-Couserans, Saint-Girons and Saint-Lizier.

This page in French: Visiter Montesquieu-Avantes