Vielle-Aure tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Arreau at 9 km from Vielle-Aure

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Vielle-Aure is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vielle-Aure in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arreau at 9 km and Col de Peyresourde at 11 km.

Vielle-Aure, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction north-north-east)

Deep in the Pyrenees on a small river, Arreau is a delightful small town...

See Arreau guide
Col de Peyresourde

Col de Peyresourde

Scenery at 11 km (direction east)

The Col de Peyresourde is a mountain pass in the pyrenees, which often forms...

See Col de Peyresourde guide
Col d\'Aspin

Col d'Aspin

Scenery at 13 km (direction east)

The Col d'Aspin is an important mountain pass in the west of the Pyrenees...

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Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

The Col du Tourmalet is a mountain pass in the Pyrenees, famous because the...

See Col du Tourmalet guide


at 22 km (direction east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Bagneres-de-Luchon is one of the nicest of the 'belle-epoque' spa towns that developed in...

See Bagneres-de-Luchon guide


at 27 km (direction west)

The pleasant town of Luz-Saint-Sauveur is well placed to explore some lovely Pyreneean mountain...

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide
Mont Perdu

Mont Perdu

Heritage Site at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

Mont-Perdu is a natural highlight on the border between France and Spain near Gavarnie...

See Mont Perdu guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

2000 years ago the town of Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges had 10000 inhabitants - now it has...

See Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges guide


at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

Valcabrere deserves a visit because of the very lovely roman style basilica of Saint-Just...

See Valcabrere guide


Scenery at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

The natural highlight of the Cirque de Gavarnie, a great circular cliff, is one...

See Gavarnie guide


at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

It is the abbey church in Saint-Savin, and the surrounding countryside, that make a...

See Saint-Savin guide


at 41 km (direction north-west)

Lourdes is of course very famous as a pilgrimage centre which attracts millions of...

See Lourdes guide


at 49 km (direction north-north-west)

The substantial gardens of Jardin Massey are the main place of interest in the...

See Tarbes guide

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Map of places to visit near Vielle-Aure


Markets in and near Vielle-Aure

  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (2km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (9km)
  • Bagneres-de-Luchon: market every day - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (27km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Loures-Barousse: market Friday (31km)
  • Montrejeau: market Monday (35km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (42km)
  • Aspet: market Wednesday & Saturday (44km)
  • Saint-Gaudens: market Thursday (45km)

More information about Vielle-Aure, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Vielle-Aure, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (49km)
  • Montmaurin Gallo-Roman Villa (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Oo (17km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (17km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (21km)
  • Cirque des Crabioules (21km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (22km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (26km)
  • Grottes de Médous (27km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (31km)
  • Brèche de Roland (33km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (38km)
  • Cirque du Lys (40km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (43km)
  • Henne Morte (47km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (52km)
  • Gorges de la Save (52km)

Geography and distances

Vielle-Aure is in the south-west of France at 49 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Vielle-Aure is 688 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vielle-Aure

Canton: Vielle-Aure

Arrondissement: Bagnères-de-Bigorre

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65170

Distance to Vielle-Aure

from Tarbes (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 688 km

from Calais: 910 km

from Nice: 570 km

from Bordeaux: 235 km

from Strasbourg: 860 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vielle-Aure from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancizan, Aulon, Azet, Bazus-Aure, Borderes-Louron, Bourisp, Cadeilhan-Trachere, Camparan, Ens, Estensan, Gouaux, Grailhen, Grezian, Guchan, Guchen, Sailhan, Saint-Lary-Soulan and Vignec.

This page in French: Visiter Vielle-Aure