Pradieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pradieres in Ariege

Photo is of Foix at 4 km from Pradieres

Visit Pradieres: highlights and tourist information

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Pradieres is situated in the Ariege 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 Pradieres in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Foix at 4 km and Chateau de Foix at 4 km.

Pradieres, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction west)

The narrow medieval streets, the imposing castle above the town and the...

See Foix guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 4 km (direction west)

The chateau de Foix is an impressive medieval castle on a rocky...

See Chateau de Foix guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

Not the most famous caves perhaps but the Grotte de Lombrives is...

See Grotte de Lombrives guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

The largest town in Ariege, Pamiers has several notable monuments including the...

See Pamiers guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

In Montsegur be sure to visit the cathar castle with its lovely...

See Montsegur guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of the bastide town...

See Mirepoix guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east)

The fortified village of Camon, listed as a 'most beautiful village of...

See Camon guide


at 31 km (direction south-east)

A spa town since the 19th century, Ax-les-Thermes is now better known...

See Ax-les-Thermes guide


at 40 km (direction west)

The tiny village of Montjoie-en-Couserans is included because it is the start...

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide


at 41 km (direction west)

Saint-Girons is a quiet town, a perfect chance to see an unspoiled...

See Saint-Girons guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction west)

A small village in the Natural Regional Park of the Ariege Pyrenees,...

See Saint-Lizier guide
Gorges de l'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 44 km (direction east), in the Aude department

The Gorges de l'Aude are a scenic highlight to explore close to...

See Gorges de l'Aude guide


at 44 km (direction east), in the Aude department

Be sure to take a stroll through Quillan as part of your...

See Quillan guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

Although tiny, the castle (and picnic area) in the centre of Tourtouse...

See Tourtouse guide

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Map of places to visit near Pradieres


Markets in and near Pradieres

  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (16km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (19km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (23km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (24km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (30km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (32km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (32km)

More information about Pradieres, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Pradieres, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (18km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (22km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (24km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (33km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (41km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (45km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (47km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (52km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (52km)

Geography and distances

Pradieres is in the south of France at 4 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Pradieres is 657 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pradieres

Canton: Foix-Rural

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Pradieres

from Foix (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 657 km

from Calais: 888 km

from Nice: 461 km

from Bordeaux: 274 km

from Strasbourg: 783 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arabaux, Celles, Ferrieres-sur-Ariege, Foix, Gudas, Loubieres, Prayols, Saint-Jean-de-Verges, Saint-Paul-de-Jarrat, Soula and Vernajoul.

This page in French: Visiter Pradieres