Saint-Amadou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Amadou in Ariege

Photo is of Pamiers at 9 km from Saint-Amadou

Visit Saint-Amadou: highlights and tourist information

To Visit Attractions Book a visit

Saint-Amadou 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 Saint-Amadou in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pamiers at 9 km and Mirepoix at 13 km.

Saint-Amadou, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction west)

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

See Pamiers guide


at 13 km (direction east)

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

See Mirepoix guide


at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

See Foix guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Camon guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Montsegur guide


at 30 km (direction north-east), in the Aude department

Slightly away from tourist routes, Castelnaudary has a pleasant canal port and...

See Castelnaudary guide
Grotte de Lombrives

Grotte de Lombrives

Cave at 33 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Grotte de Lombrives guide
La Pomarede

La Pomarede

at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Aude department

Very tiny so don't travel for ages to get here but if...

See La Pomarede guide


at 41 km (direction east), in the Aude department

The small town of Limoux is best visited in late spring to...

See Limoux guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Ax-les-Thermes guide


at 45 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

The large arcaded square in the centre of Revel contains one of...

See Revel guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Ransacked as a cathar town in the 12th century, Carbonne was rebuilt...

See Carbonne guide


at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aude department

The abbey ruins are the most imposing monument in Alet-les-Bains but be...

See Alet-les-Bains guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ariege

Arrange a visit to Saint-Amadou

Organise your visit using the options shown...

Hotels in Saint-Amadou best prices


For great prices on car hire throughout France and Corsica please visit our recommended partner at

Map of places to visit near Saint-Amadou


Markets in and near Saint-Amadou

  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (13km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (16km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (18km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (22km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (26km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (29km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (29km)
  • Villefranche-de-Lauragais: market Friday (32km)
  • Auterive: market Friday (33km)

More information about Saint-Amadou, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Saint-Amadou, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (5km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (29km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (49km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (50km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (60km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Amadou is in the south of France at 19 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Saint-Amadou is 641 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Amadou

Canton: Pamiers-Est

Arrondissement: Pamiers

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Amadou

from Foix (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 641 km

from Calais: 872 km

from Nice: 453 km

from Bordeaux: 266 km

from Strasbourg: 766 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Amadou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arvigna, Coussa, La Bastide-de-Lordat, La Tour-du-Crieu, Lapenne, Le Carlaret, Les Issards, Les Pujols, Ludies, Rieucros, Saint-Felix-de-Tournegat, Teilhet, Tremoulet, Vals, Verniolle and Vivies.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Amadou