Omex tourism and travel guide

Photo of Omex in Hautes-Pyrenees

Visit Omex: highlights and tourist information

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Omex is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 21 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Omex is 669 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lourdes at 5 km and Saint-Savin at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Omex, 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 Omex in Occitanie.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Pyrenees

Map of places to visit near Omex

Markets in and near Omex

  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (4km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (19km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (23km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (23km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (27km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (34km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (35km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (40km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (40km)

More information about Omex, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Omex, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Gavarnie (43km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (22km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (49km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (10km)
  • Grottes de Médous (20km)
  • Cirque du Litor (22km)
  • Cirque du Lys (22km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (24km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (25km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (26km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (29km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (30km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (34km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (41km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (41km)
  • Brèche de Roland (43km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (43km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (16km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Omex

Canton: Lourdes-Ouest

Arrondissement: Argelès-Gazost

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65100

Distance to Omex

from Tarbes (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 669 km

from Calais: 888 km

from Nice: 598 km

from Bordeaux: 200 km

from Strasbourg: 861 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agos-Vidalos, Aspin-en-Lavedan, Bartres, Berberust-Lias, Boo-Silhen, Ger, Geu, Jarret, Lourdes, Lugagnan, Ossen, Ourdon, Ouste, Ouzous, Peyrouse, Poueyferre, Saint-Creac, Salles, Segus, Sere-en-Lavedan and Viger.

This page in French: Visiter Omex