Sassis tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sassis: highlights and tourist information

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Sassis is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 40 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Sassis is 689 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Luz-Saint-Sauveur at 1 km and Saint-Savin at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sassis, 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 Sassis 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 Sassis

Markets in and near Sassis

  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (1km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (24km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (28km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (31km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (39km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (42km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (50km)

More information about Sassis, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Sassis, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Gavarnie (20km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pont d'Espagne (11km)
  • Cirque du Lys (11km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (14km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (16km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (19km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (19km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (21km)
  • Brèche de Roland (21km)
  • Grottes de Médous (23km)
  • Cirque du Litor (24km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (29km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (29km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (33km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (35km)
  • Lac d'Oo (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sassis

Canton: Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Arrondissement: Argelès-Gazost

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65120

Distance to Sassis

from Tarbes (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 689 km

from Calais: 909 km

from Nice: 597 km

from Bordeaux: 222 km

from Strasbourg: 874 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Betpouey, Cheze, Esquieze-Sere, Esterre, Grust, Luz-Saint-Sauveur, Saligos, Sazos, Sers, Viella, Viey, Viscos and Vizos.

This page in French: Visiter Sassis