Montoulieu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montoulieu in Ariege

Visit Montoulieu: highlights and tourist information

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Montoulieu is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 7 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Montoulieu is 664 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Foix at 7 km and Grotte de Lombrives at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montoulieu, 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 Montoulieu 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 Montoulieu

Markets in and near Montoulieu

  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (18km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (20km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (25km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (28km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (36km)

More information about Montoulieu, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montoulieu, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (19km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (28km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (25km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (26km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (36km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (40km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (48km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montoulieu

Canton: Foix-Rural

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Montoulieu

from Foix (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 664 km

from Calais: 894 km

from Nice: 465 km

from Bordeaux: 278 km

from Strasbourg: 789 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arignac, Bedeilhac-et-Aynat, Bompas, Celles, Ferrieres-sur-Ariege, Ganac, Mercus-Garrabet, Prayols, Saint-Paul-de-Jarrat, Saint-Pierre-de-Riviere, Soula and Surba.

This page in French: Visiter Montoulieu