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Salsein tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Audressein at 3 km from Salsein

Visit Salsein: highlights and tourist information

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Salsein is situated in the Ariege department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Audressein at 3 km and Saint-Girons at 14 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Salsein, 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 Salsein in Occitanie.

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

Audressein

Audressein

at 3 km (direction north-east)

Audressein is a very small village in a picturesque river...

See Audressein guide
Saint-Girons

Saint-Girons

at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Girons guide
Saint-Lizier

Saint-Lizier

Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-east)

A small village in the Natural Regional Park of the...

See Saint-Lizier guide
Montjoie-en-Couserans

Montjoie-en-Couserans

at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Montjoie-en-Couserans guide
 
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Tourtouse

Tourtouse

at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Tourtouse guide
Martres-Tolosane

Martres-Tolosane

at 32 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

The small village of Martres-Tolosane is known for its...

See Martres-Tolosane guide
Cazeres

Cazeres

at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Cazeres is not a tourist town, but you might like to...

See Cazeres guide
Bagneres-de-Luchon

Bagneres-de-Luchon

at 36 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Bagneres-de-Luchon is one of the nicest of the 'belle-epoque' spa towns that...

See Bagneres-de-Luchon guide
Valcabrere

Valcabrere

at 37 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Valcabrere deserves a visit because of the very lovely roman style...

See Valcabrere guide
Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges

Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

2000 years ago the town of Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges had 10000 inhabitants -...

See Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges guide
Rieux-Volvestre

Rieux-Volvestre

at 42 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

The stroll along the river and the surrounding medieval red-brick buildings make...

See Rieux-Volvestre guide
Col de Peyresourde

Col de Peyresourde

Scenery at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

The Col de Peyresourde is a mountain pass in...

See Col de Peyresourde guide
Carbonne

Carbonne

at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

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

See Carbonne guide
Chateau de Foix

Chateau de Foix

Castle at 49 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Foix guide

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

Map of places to visit near Salsein

 
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Markets in and near Salsein

  • Saint-Girons: market Saturday (14km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Salies-du-Salat: market Monday (22km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (32km)
  • Cazeres: market Saturday (35km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (35km)
  • Bagneres-de-Luchon: market every day - seasonal market only (36km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (36km)

More information about Salsein, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Salsein, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (46km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Henne Morte (13km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (25km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (42km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (43km)
  • Lac d'Oo (46km)
  • Gorges de la Save (46km)
 
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Geography and distances

Salsein is in the south of France at 49 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Salsein is 669 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Salsein

Canton: Castillon-en-Couserans

Arrondissement: Saint-Girons

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Salsein

from Foix (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 669 km

from Calais: 896 km

from Nice: 514 km

from Bordeaux: 249 km

from Strasbourg: 819 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antras, Argein, Arrien-en-Bethmale, Arrout, Aucazein, Audressein, Balacet, Balagueres, Bethmale, Bonac-Irazein, Buzan, Castillon-en-Couserans, Cescau, Engomer, Illartein, Les Bordes-sur-Lez, Orgibet, Sentein, Sor, Uchentein and Villeneuve.

This page in French: Visiter Salsein

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