Visker tourism and travel guide

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Visit Visker: highlights and tourist information

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Visker is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 10 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Visker is 660 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lourdes at 9 km and Tarbes at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Visker, 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 Visker 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 Visker

Markets in and near Visker

  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (10km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (11km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (13km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (26km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (29km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (30km)
  • Arreau: market Thursday all day (35km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (39km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (40km)

More information about Visker, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Visker, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (10km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (11km)
  • Jardin de la poterie Hillen (47km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (50km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Médous (13km)
  • Grottes de Betharram (21km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (25km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (27km)
  • Cirque du Lys (33km)
  • Cirque du Litor (35km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (36km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (37km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (41km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (43km)
  • Lac d'Oo (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Visker

Canton: Ossun

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 65200

Distance to Visker

from Tarbes (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 660 km

from Calais: 879 km

from Nice: 585 km

from Bordeaux: 196 km

from Strasbourg: 848 km

Getting here

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

We have 32 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allier, Antist, Arcizac-Adour, Arcizac-Ez-Angles, Astugue, Averan, Barry, Benac, Bernac-Debat, Bernac-Dessus, Bourreac, Escoubes-Pouts, Gez-Ez-Angles, Hibarette, Hiis, Horgues, Julos, Lanne, Layrisse, Lezignan, Loucrup, Louey, Momeres, Montgaillard, Ordizan, Orincles, Pareac, Pouzac, Saint-Martin, Salles-Adour, Trebons and Vielle-Adour.

This page in French: Visiter Visker