Pailhac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Arreau at 1 km from Pailhac

Visit Pailhac: highlights and tourist information

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Pailhac 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 Pailhac in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arreau at 1 km and Col d'Aspin at 5 km.

Pailhac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Arreau

Arreau

less than one km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Arreau guide
Col d'Aspin

Col d'Aspin

Scenery at 5 km (direction north-west)

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

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Col de Peyresourde

Col de Peyresourde

Scenery at 14 km (direction south-east)

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

See Col de Peyresourde guide
Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 18 km (direction west)

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

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Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

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Valcabrere

Valcabrere

at 22 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

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Bagneres-de-Luchon

Bagneres-de-Luchon

at 23 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Bagneres-de-Luchon is one of the nicest of the 'belle-epoque' spa towns that...

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Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Luz-Saint-Sauveur

at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide
Mont Perdu

Mont Perdu

Heritage Site at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin

at 38 km (direction west)

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

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Lourdes

Lourdes

at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Gavarnie

Gavarnie

Scenery at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

The natural highlight of the Cirque de Gavarnie, a great circular cliff,...

See Gavarnie guide
Tarbes

Tarbes

at 43 km (direction north-west)

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

See Tarbes guide
Mont d'Astarac

Mont d'Astarac

at 50 km (direction north-north-east), in the Gers department

The frescoes in the village church are the highlight of your visit...

See Mont d'Astarac guide

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Markets in and near Pailhac

  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (1km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (11km)
  • Bagneres-de-Luchon: market every day - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (23km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (26km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (30km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (37km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (40km)

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Tourist attractions near Pailhac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (41km)
  • Marshall Foch house (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (44km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre d'Esparros (14km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (18km)
  • Lac d'Oo (21km)
  • Grottes de Médous (23km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (25km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (29km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (34km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (39km)
  • Brèche de Roland (41km)
  • Henne Morte (41km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (42km)
  • Cirque du Lys (43km)
  • Gorges de la Save (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Pailhac is in the south-west of France at 43 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Pailhac is 679 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pailhac

Canton: Arreau

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65240

Distance to Pailhac

from Tarbes (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 679 km

from Calais: 901 km

from Nice: 565 km

from Bordeaux: 227 km

from Strasbourg: 851 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancizan, Ardengost, Arreau, Aspin-Aure, Bareilles, Barrancoueu, Bazus-Aure, Beyrede-Jumet, Borderes-Louron, Cadeac, Camous, Cazaux-Debat, Frechet-Aure, Gouaux, Grezian, Guchen, Jezeau, Lancon and Ris.

This page in French: Visiter Pailhac

 
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