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Arignac

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Ariège

Surrounded by common Bompas, Mercus-Garrabet, Surbiton and Tarascon-sur-Ariege, Arignac is located 516 meters above sea level, in the heart of the Ariege valley, 14 km south of Foix, Ariege prefecture.

Ariege River and Creek Courbière are the main rivers that cross the common Arignac. The trout fishing is popular.

Arignac is a municipality in the Regional Natural Park of the Ariège Pyrenees.

Geographical information

MunicipalityArignac
Postcode09400
Latitude42.8699290 (N 42° 52’ 12”)
Longitude1.5969360 (E 1° 35’ 49”)
AltitudeFrom 467m to 1371m
Surface area8.84 km²
Population730 inhabitants
Density82 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureFoix (14.7 km, 17 min)
Insee code09015
IntercommunalityCC du Pays de Tarascon
DepartmentAriège
RegionMidi-Pyrénées

Nearest cities & towns

Quié3.3 km (6 min)
Tarascon-sur-Ariège3.7 km (8 min)
Mercus-Garrabet3.9 km (8 min)
Surba4.7 km (7 min)
Ussat5.6 km (12 min)
Bompas6.1 km (12 min)
Rabat-les-Trois-Seigneurs6.6 km (10 min)
Bédeilhac-et-Aynat6.6 km (9 min)
Niaux7 km (10 min)
Ornolac-Ussat-les-Bains7.7 km (13 min)
Alliat8 km (12 min)
Arnave8.7 km (15 min)
Gourbit8.7 km (16 min)

Photos

Clock Tower
Clock Tower
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Weather

Sunday 26 april
Min. 12°C - Max. 20°C
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Monday 27 april
Min. 8°C - Max. 11°C
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Tuesday 28 april
Min. 5°C - Max. 11°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

This part of the high Ariège is famous for the remains of prehistoric times, it is possible to visit the caves, and Prehistoric Park allows us to immerse ourselves in this period. During your stay you can also enjoy the activities in the mountains.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Mountain break, snowshoeing
Nature and the great outdoors155 € to 496 € Ax-les-Thermes (26 km)
Hike in the Ariège mountains
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 25 € Ax-les-Thermes (26 km)
Summer and snowshoe hikes
Sports sensations25 € Belvianes-et-Cavirac (49 km)
Quad ride in the Lauragais hills
Sports sensations60 € to 110 € Gibel (50 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Greenway
HikeEasy4h00La Bastide-de-Sérou (21 km)
Touyre Gorges
HikeIntermediate2h00Belloc (31 km)
Pic du Midi
HikeIntermediate3h30Roquefeuil (33 km)
The Green Line
Mountain bike itineraryIntermediate8h00Mirepoix (33 km)
Madrès Peak
HikeIntermediate3h00Roquefort-de-Sault (51 km)

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