Verdun tourism and travel guide

Photo of Verdun in Ariege

Visit Verdun: highlights and tourist information

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Verdun is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Verdun is 676 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grotte de Lombrives at 7 km and Ax-les-Thermes at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Verdun, 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 Verdun 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 Verdun

Markets in and near Verdun

  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (21km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (24km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (33km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (36km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (41km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)

More information about Verdun, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Verdun, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (32km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Vicdessos (21km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (22km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (24km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (35km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (35km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (41km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Verdun

Canton: Cabannes

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Verdun

from Foix (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 676 km

from Calais: 907 km

from Nice: 463 km

from Bordeaux: 291 km

from Strasbourg: 797 km

Getting here

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

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albies, Appy, Aston, Aulos, Axiat, Bouan, Caychax, Cazenave-Serres-et-Allens, Chateau-Verdun, Garanou, Larcat, Larnat, Lassur, Les Cabannes, Lordat, Luzenac, Ornolac-Ussat-les-Bains, Pech, Senconac, Sinsat, Urs, Ussat, Vebre and Vernaux.

This page in French: Visiter Verdun