Sion tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sion: highlights and tourist information

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Sion is situated in the Gers department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 47 kilometres from Auch, the department capital (general information: Sion is 597 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Eauze at 16 km and Vic Fezensac at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sion, 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 Sion in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Sion

Markets in and near Sion

  • Riscle: market Friday (12km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (15km)
  • Eauze: market Thursday all day (15km)
  • Vic Fezensac: market Friday all day (24km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Condom: market Wednesday all day (38km)
  • Mezin: market Sunday (40km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (41km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (41km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (41km)

More information about Sion, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Sion, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (23km)
  • Beaumont sur l'Osee pont d'Artigues (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (32km)
  • La Romieu Collegiale St Pierre (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (63km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (3km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (43km)
  • Jardin et arboretum de Coursiana (48km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (63km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sion

Canton: Nogaro

Arrondissement: Condom

Department: Gers

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 32110

Distance to Sion

from Auch (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 597 km

from Calais: 814 km

from Nice: 583 km

from Bordeaux: 131 km

from Strasbourg: 803 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arblade-le-Haut, Averon-Bergelle, Betous, Bouzon-Gellenave, Caupenne-d'Armagnac, Cravenceres, Espas, Loubedat, Nogaro, Sabazan, Saint-Martin-d'Armagnac, Sainte-Christie-d'Armagnac, Sorbets and Urgosse.

This page in French: Visiter Sion