Pamiers tourism and travel guide
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France This Way comment: The largest town in Ariege, Pamiers has several notable monuments including the cathedral and the church
This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Pamiers. For detailed visitor information see the Pamiers travel guide.
Pamiers is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 17 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Pamiers is 640 kilometres from Paris).
Pamiers, 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 Pamiers 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 Pamiers
Markets in and near Pamiers
Market days in Pamiers: weekly market: Tuesday & Saturday;
- Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (0km)
- Saverdun: market Friday (13km)
- Mazeres: market Thursday (15km)
- La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (19km)
- Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (23km)
- Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (27km)
- Auterive: market Friday (27km)
- Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (29km)
- Villefranche-de-Lauragais: market Friday (32km)
- Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (36km)
More information about Pamiers, Midi-Pyrenees
Tourist attractions near Pamiers, France
Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Pamiers.
Most beautiful villages in France
(see also beautiful French villages)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)
- Revel (50km)
Regional Natural Parcs
- Pyrenees Ariegeoises (20km)
- Parc aux Bambous (12km)
Sites of natural beauty
- Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (36km)
- Cirque d'Anglade (55km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Pamiers
from Foix (prefecture): 17 km
from Paris: 640 km
from Calais: 870 km
from Nice: 462 km
from Bordeaux: 258 km
from Strasbourg: 771 km
For driving distances to Pamiers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artix, Benagues, Bezac, Bonnac, Escosse, La Tour-du-Crieu, Saint-Amans, Saint-Bauzeil, Saint-Jean-du-Falga, Saint-Victor-Rouzaud, Verniolle and Villeneuve-du-Pareage.
This page in French: Visiter Pamiers