Uz tourism and travel guide

Photo of Uz in Hautes-Pyrenees

Visit Uz: highlights and tourist information

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Uz is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 32 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Uz is 681 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Savin at 2 km and Luz-Saint-Sauveur at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Uz, 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 Uz 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 Uz

Markets in and near Uz

  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (12km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (15km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (29km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (34km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (37km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (37km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (42km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (43km)

More information about Uz, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Uz, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Lys (11km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (14km)
  • Cirque du Litor (16km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (17km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (19km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (20km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (21km)
  • Grottes de Médous (22km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (27km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (30km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (31km)
  • Brèche de Roland (31km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (31km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (35km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (23km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Uz

Canton: Argelès-Gazost

Arrondissement: Argelès-Gazost

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65400

Distance to Uz

from Tarbes (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 681 km

from Calais: 900 km

from Nice: 600 km

from Bordeaux: 212 km

from Strasbourg: 871 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Adast, Arcizans-Avant, Argeles-Gazost, Arras-en-Lavedan, Artalens-Souin, Ayros-Arbouix, Beaucens, Bun, Gez, Lau-Balagnas, Pierrefitte-Nestalas, Prechac, Saint-Pastous, Saint-Savin, Sireix, Soulom, Vier-Bordes and Villelongue.

This page in French: Visiter Uz