Ordizan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ordizan in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Lourdes at 13 km from Ordizan

Visit Ordizan: highlights and tourist information

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Ordizan is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ordizan in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lourdes at 13 km and Tarbes at 15 km.

Ordizan, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lourdes

Lourdes

at 13 km (direction west)

Lourdes is of course very famous as a pilgrimage centre which attracts millions of...

See Lourdes guide
Tarbes

Tarbes

at 15 km (direction north-north-west)

The substantial gardens of Jardin Massey are the main place of interest in the...

See Tarbes guide
Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 22 km (direction south)

The Col du Tourmalet is a mountain pass in the Pyrenees, famous because the...

See Col du Tourmalet guide
Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin

at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

It is the abbey church in Saint-Savin, and the surrounding countryside, that make a...

See Saint-Savin guide
 
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Col d\'Aspin

Col d'Aspin

Scenery at 24 km (direction south-east)

The Col d'Aspin is an important mountain pass in the west of the Pyrenees...

See Col d'Aspin guide
Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Luz-Saint-Sauveur

at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

The pleasant town of Luz-Saint-Sauveur is well placed to explore some lovely Pyreneean mountain...

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide
Arreau

Arreau

at 29 km (direction south-east)

Deep in the Pyrenees on a small river, Arreau is a delightful small town...

See Arreau guide
Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction east), in the Haute-Garonne department

2000 years ago the town of Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges had 10000 inhabitants - now it has...

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Valcabrere

Valcabrere

at 38 km (direction east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Valcabrere deserves a visit because of the very lovely roman style basilica of Saint-Just...

See Valcabrere guide
Col d\'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous high mountains...

See Col d'Aubisque guide
Maubourguet

Maubourguet

at 41 km (direction north-north-west)

Maubourguet makes every effort to hide its impressive monuments but take the time to...

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Gourette

Gourette

at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to the Col d'Aubisque near...

See Gourette guide
Mont Perdu

Mont Perdu

Heritage Site at 43 km (direction south-south-west)

Mont-Perdu is a natural highlight on the border between France and Spain near Gavarnie...

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Col de Peyresourde

Col de Peyresourde

Scenery at 43 km (direction south-east)

The Col de Peyresourde is a mountain pass in the pyrenees, which often forms...

See Col de Peyresourde guide

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Markets in and near Ordizan

  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (5km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (14km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (17km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (28km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (29km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (31km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (31km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (36km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (36km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (39km)

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Tourist attractions near Ordizan, France

What to do at Ordizan? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ordizan.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (15km)
  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (15km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Médous (8km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (18km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (22km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (26km)
  • Cirque du Lys (34km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (36km)
  • Cirque du Litor (38km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (41km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (42km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (42km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (44km)
  • Gorges de la Save (45km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (47km)
  • Lac d'Oo (50km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (33km)
 
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Geography and distances

Ordizan is in the south-west of France at 15 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Ordizan is 662 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ordizan

Canton: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65200

Distance to Ordizan

from Tarbes (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 662 km

from Calais: 882 km

from Nice: 580 km

from Bordeaux: 201 km

from Strasbourg: 847 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antist, Arcizac-Adour, Argeles, Astugue, Bagneres-de-Bigorre, Bernac-Dessus, Gerde, Hauban, Hiis, Hitte, Labassere, Loucrup, Luc, Merilheu, Montgaillard, Neuilh, Orignac, Pouzac, Trebons, Uzer, Vielle-Adour and Visker.

This page in French: Visiter Ordizan