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Vaychis tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Ax-les-Thermes at 4 km from Vaychis

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Visit Vaychis: highlights and tourist information

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Vaychis is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 30 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Vaychis is 681 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ax-les-Thermes at 4 km and Montsegur at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vaychis, 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 Vaychis 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 Vaychis


Markets in and near Vaychis

  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (21km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (22km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (39km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (40km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (43km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (45km)

More information about Vaychis, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Vaychis, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (37km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (35km)
  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Sisca (16km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (21km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (25km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (25km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (29km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaychis

Canton: Ax-les-Thermes

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Vaychis

from Foix (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 681 km

from Calais: 913 km

from Nice: 456 km

from Bordeaux: 301 km

from Strasbourg: 797 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Appy, Ascou, Ax-les-Thermes, Axiat, Bestiac, Caussou, Garanou, Ignaux, Lassur, Lordat, Luzenac, Orgeix, Perles-et-Castelet, Savignac-les-Ormeaux, Sorgeat, Tignac, Unac, Urs and Vernaux.

This page in French: Visiter Vaychis

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