Montjoie-en-Couserans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montjoie-en-Couserans in Ariege

Visit Montjoie-en-Couserans: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The tiny village of Montjoie-en-Couserans is included because it is the start point of a picturesque driving tour of the surrounding villages

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Montjoie-en-Couserans. For detailed visitor information see the Montjoie-en-Couserans travel guide.

Montjoie-en-Couserans is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 37 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Montjoie-en-Couserans is 657 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Girons at 2 km and Tourtouse at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montjoie-en-Couserans, 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 Montjoie-en-Couserans 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 Montjoie-en-Couserans

Markets in and near Montjoie-en-Couserans

  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (2km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (20km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (22km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (24km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (34km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (34km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Montjoie-en-Couserans, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montjoie-en-Couserans, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (49km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (22km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Henne Morte (24km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (30km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (40km)
  • Gorges de la Save (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montjoie-en-Couserans

Canton: Saint-Lizier

Arrondissement: Saint-Girons

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Montjoie-en-Couserans

from Foix (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 657 km

from Calais: 885 km

from Nice: 500 km

from Bordeaux: 247 km

from Strasbourg: 803 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montjoie-en-Couserans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Encourtiech, Eycheil, Gajan, Lorp-Sentaraille, Montegut-en-Couserans, Montesquieu-Avantes, Moulis, Riverenert, Saint-Girons, Saint-Lizier, Taurignan-Castet and Taurignan-Vieux.

This page in French: Visiter Montjoie-en-Couserans