Villefranque tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villefranque: highlights and tourist information

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Villefranque is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 31 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Villefranque is 622 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 5 km and Tarbes at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villefranque, 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 Villefranque 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 Villefranque

Markets in and near Villefranque

  • Plaisance: market Thursday (13km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (18km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (18km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (28km)
  • Mirande: market Monday (33km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (37km)
  • Vic Fezensac: market Friday all day (38km)
  • Eauze: market Thursday all day (41km)

More information about Villefranque, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Villefranque, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (30km)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (29km)
  • Jardin Massey (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villefranque

Canton: Castelnau-Rivière-Basse

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65700

Distance to Villefranque

from Tarbes (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 622 km

from Calais: 840 km

from Nice: 586 km

from Bordeaux: 155 km

from Strasbourg: 823 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Betracq, Caussade-Riviere, Estirac, Hagedet, Heres, Labatut-Riviere, Ladeveze-Ville, Lahitte-Toupiere, Lascazeres, Madiran, Maubourguet, Moncaup, Monpezat, Sombrun, Soublecause and Tieste-Uragnoux.

This page in French: Visiter Villefranque