Saint-Girons tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Girons in Ariege

Visit Saint-Girons: highlights and tourist information

Travel Guide  To Visit  Attractions 

France This Way comment: Saint-Girons is a quiet town, a perfect chance to see an unspoiled local town typical of this region

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Saint-Girons. For detailed visitor information see the Saint-Girons travel guide.

Saint-Girons is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 38 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Saint-Girons is 659 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montjoie-en-Couserans at 2 km and Audressein at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Girons, 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 Saint-Girons 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 Saint-Girons

Markets in and near Saint-Girons

Market days in Saint-Girons: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (0km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (20km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (23km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (26km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Lezat-sur-Leze: market Saturday (36km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (36km)
  • Carbonne: market Thursday (36km)

More information about Saint-Girons, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Saint-Girons, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (49km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Henne Morte (23km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (29km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (39km)
  • Gorges de la Save (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Girons

Canton: Saint-Girons

Arrondissement: Saint-Girons

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Girons

from Foix (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 659 km

from Calais: 887 km

from Nice: 502 km

from Bordeaux: 248 km

from Strasbourg: 805 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caumont, Encourtiech, Erp, Eycheil, Gajan, Lacourt, Lorp-Sentaraille, Montegut-en-Couserans, Montesquieu-Avantes, Montgauch, Montjoie-en-Couserans, Moulis, Saint-Lizier, Taurignan-Castet and Taurignan-Vieux.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Girons