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Viscos tourism and travel guide

Photo of Viscos in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Luz-Saint-Sauveur at 5 km from Viscos

Visit Viscos: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Luz-Saint-Sauveur at 5 km and Saint-Savin at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Viscos, 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 Viscos in Occitanie.

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



at 5 km (direction south-east)

The pleasnt town of Luz-Saint-Sauveur is well placed to explore some lovely...

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide


at 9 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Saint-Savin guide
Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 15 km (direction east)

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

See Col du Tourmalet guide
Mont Perdu

Mont Perdu

Heritage Site at 20 km (direction south)

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

See Mont Perdu guide


at 21 km (direction south)

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

See Lourdes guide


Scenery at 24 km (direction south)

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

See Gavarnie guide


at 24 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to the Col...

See Gourette guide
Pyrenees National Parc

Pyrenees National Parc

National Parc at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

The Pyrenees National Parc contains a great deal of the most beatiful...

See Pyrenees National Parc guide
Col d'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 25 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous...

See Col d'Aubisque guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Eaux-Bonnes is a 19th century belle-epoque spa town at the base of...

See Eaux-Bonnes guide
Col d'Aspin

Col d'Aspin

Scenery at 30 km (direction east)


See Col d'Aspin guide


at 31 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Laruns is a pretty village, but it is the surrounding mountain scenery...

See Laruns guide


at 33 km (direction east)

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

See Arreau guide


at 37 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Tarbes guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Hautes-Pyrenees

Map of places to visit near Viscos


Markets in and near Viscos

  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (5km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (21km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Saint-Lary-Soulan: market Saturday (31km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (33km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (35km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (39km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (45km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (50km)

More information about Viscos, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Viscos, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Lys (10km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (10km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (15km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (16km)
  • Cirque du Litor (21km)
  • Grottes de Médous (22km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (23km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (23km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (24km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (24km)
  • Brèche de Roland (24km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (25km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (31km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (33km)
  • Lac d'Oo (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (30km)

Geography and distances

Viscos is in the south-west of France at 37 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Viscos is 686 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Viscos

Canton: Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Arrondissement: Argelès-Gazost

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65120

Distance to Viscos

from Tarbes (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 686 km

from Calais: 905 km

from Nice: 598 km

from Bordeaux: 218 km

from Strasbourg: 873 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cauterets, Cheze, Esquieze-Sere, Esterre, Grust, Luz-Saint-Sauveur, Pierrefitte-Nestalas, Saligos, Sassis, Sazos, Soulom, Viella, Viey, Villelongue and Vizos.

This page in French: Visiter Viscos

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