Montseron tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montseron in Ariege

Visit Montseron: highlights and tourist information

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Montseron is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 23 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Montseron is 654 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montjoie-en-Couserans at 14 km and Saint-Girons at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montseron, 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 Montseron 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 Montseron

Markets in and near Montseron

  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (8km)
  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (15km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (29km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (30km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (32km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (32km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Montseron, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montseron, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (8km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque d'Anglade (33km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (35km)
  • Henne Morte (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montseron

Canton: Bastide-de-Sérou

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Montseron

from Foix (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 654 km

from Calais: 883 km

from Nice: 486 km

from Bordeaux: 254 km

from Strasbourg: 794 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allieres, Castelnau-Durban, Clermont, Durban-sur-Arize, Esplas-de-Serou, Larbont, Rimont and Sentenac-de-Serou.

This page in French: Visiter Montseron