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Argelès-Gazost

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Hautes-Pyrénées

Argelès-Gazost - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Hautes-Pyrénées
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Its privileged location in the heart of the Valley of the Great Sites, between Lourdes and Gavarnie, near the National Park and six ski resorts, Argelès-Gazost is an ideal point to take time to breathe and discover the Pyrenean massif.

The village, at 463 meters above sea level, nestled in lush greenery and surrounded by mountains and peaks, proudly claims its strong identity Pyrenees.

Uptown place its flowery streets, panoramic terraces, staircases, fountains...

The spa area spreads its green park, its opulent mansions, casino and Spa.

The local market on Tuesday morning, the largest and oldest of the valley, offers all the traditional culinary treasures : the shepherds cheese, the cake to the pin, honey, blueberry pies, lamb mountain, black pig Gascon, the duck and duck liver...

Geographical information

MunicipalityArgelès-Gazost
Postcode65400
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Latitude43.0050280 (N 43° 0’ 18”)
Longitude-0.1010870 (W 0° 6’ 4”)
AltitudeFrom 412m to 600m
Surface area3.05 km²
Population3321 inhabitants
Density1088 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTarbes (35 km, 39 min)
Insee code65025
IntercommunalityCC de la Vallée d'Argelès-Gazost
DepartmentHautes-Pyrénées
RegionMidi-Pyrénées

Nearest cities & towns

Lau-Balagnas1.4 km (5 min)
Ayzac-Ost2.1 km (4 min)
Gez2.6 km (6 min)
Arras-en-Lavedan3 km (6 min)
Arcizans-Avant3.2 km (8 min)
Saint-Savin3.4 km (8 min)
Sère-en-Lavedan4.1 km (8 min)
Adast4.3 km (8 min)
Salles5.1 km (10 min)
Ayros-Arbouix5.1 km (9 min)
Agos-Vidalos5.2 km (9 min)
Préchac5.3 km (10 min)
Ouzous5.4 km (11 min)
Uz5.6 km (12 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres

Events and festivities

Photos

City view Argelès-Gazost Park
City view Argelès-Gazost Park
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City of Argelès-Gazost
City of Argelès-Gazost
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Rose Garden Cascade - Argelès-Gazost
Rose Garden Cascade - Argelès-Gazost
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Argelès-Gazost Park
Argelès-Gazost Park
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Argelès-Gazost Tourist Office
Argelès-Gazost Tourist Office
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Fountain Vieuzac - Argelès-Gazost
Fountain Vieuzac - Argelès-Gazost
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Cascade
Cascade
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City Arms
City Arms
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Small water mill
Small water mill
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Muchas Bandas
Muchas Bandas
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Greenway, bicycle
Greenway, bicycle
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Garden baths, thermal baths
Garden baths, thermal baths
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided hike and snowshoeing
Sports sensations15 € to 150 € Argelès-Gazost
Canyoning in the Pyrenees mountains
Sports sensations40 € to 280 € Argelès-Gazost
Downhill canyoning in Hautes-Pyrénées
Sports sensations40 € to 280 € Beaucens (4.5 km)
Canyoning in Hautes-Pyrénées
Sports sensations45 € to 480 € Lourdes (10.6 km)
Discover Lourdes by Segway – 1 hour
Entertainment28 € Lourdes (11.2 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Nerbiou Peak
HikeEasy2h00Beaucens (4.5 km)
Lake Isaby
HikeEasy1h00Artalens-Souin (5.5 km)
Mourquey Cape
HikeIntermediate1h00Artalens-Souin (6 km)
The Mills and Church of Arcizans-Dessus
Village visitEasy1h00Gaillagos (7.1 km)
Bernadette's life path
HikeEasy3h35Lourdes (11 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels