Ris tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ris: highlights and tourist information

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Ris is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 46 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Ris is 680 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arreau at 4 km and Bagneres-de-Luchon at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ris, 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 Ris 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 Ris

Markets in and near Ris

  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (4km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (10km)
  • Bagneres-de-Luchon: market every day - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (23km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (26km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (28km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (33km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (37km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (43km)

More information about Ris, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Ris, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Gavarnie (39km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (42km)
  • Marshall Foch house (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre d'Esparros (17km)
  • Lac d'Oo (18km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (21km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (22km)
  • Grottes de Médous (26km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (29km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (34km)
  • Henne Morte (39km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (39km)
  • Brèche de Roland (41km)
  • Gorges de la Save (44km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (44km)
  • Cirque du Lys (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ris

Canton: Bordères-Louron

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 65590

Distance to Ris

from Tarbes (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 680 km

from Calais: 903 km

from Nice: 563 km

from Bordeaux: 230 km

from Strasbourg: 852 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancizan, Ardengost, Arreau, Aspin-Aure, Avajan, Bareilles, Barrancoueu, Bazus-Aure, Borderes-Louron, Cadeac, Camparan, Cazaux-Debat, Frechet-Aure, Gouaux, Grailhen, Grezian, Guchan, Guchen, Jezeau, Lancon and Pailhac.

This page in French: Visiter Ris