Liven up your holidays!


Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Garonne

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude42.7889630 (N 42° 47’ 20”)
Longitude0.5929430 (E 0° 35’ 35”)
AltitudeFrom 611m to 2737m
Surface area52.80 km²
Population2753 inhabitants
Density52 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureToulouse (144 km, 1h38)
Insee code31042
IntercommunalityCC du Pays de Luchon

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Mamet1.3 km (5 min)
Montauban-de-Luchon1.5 km (4 min)
Juzet-de-Luchon3.2 km (7 min)
Moustajon3.3 km (7 min)
Antignac5.3 km (8 min)
Trébons-de-Luchon5.3 km (9 min)
Salles-et-Pratviel5.6 km (8 min)
Sode6.1 km (11 min)
Cazarilh-Laspènes6.6 km (12 min)
Benque-Dessous-et-Dessus6.6 km (11 min)
Saint-Aventin6.6 km (9 min)
Castillon-de-Larboust7.3 km (11 min)
Cazeaux-de-Larboust7.4 km (12 min)
Billière8.2 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Natural sites

Events and festivities

Luchon around ... in and off!

Come party at Luchon International Film Festival each February, the Flower Festival in August, to celebrate joyfully the late summer and vacation ... These are all joys, of laughter, colors, pleasures of being together. All summer, Luchon invites you to discover the mountain around many themed weekends and is also active mountain.

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Eyeful! Look all around you, everything here is beauty, majesty. Because coming into the country of Luchon is to first take majestic sites, magnificent views of the Comminges, on the highest peaks of the Pyrenees. It's look deeply into the most beautiful valleys as Larboust Valley, the valley of Oueil or the Lys Valley. So take your car or go off for a stroll improvised and let yourself be guided by your emotions ... it is to consume without moderation and is active mountain.

Activities: Hiking, tours by car, Walks and Discoveries.

Racetrack in the Aran Valley, Spanish Valley parallel to the valley of Luchon. Luchon, take to Spain by the neck of the gate. Very nice winding mountain road crossing the border 7 miles away. The Spanish side leads downhill in Val d'Aran. Can continue until Vielha (first major Spanish city) or take in the direction of France by Lez and St. Beatus.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
White water rafting on the Garonne
Sports sensations33 € Antignac (4.8 km)
Guided hike in the Pyrenees
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 30 € Saint-Lary-Soulan (22 km)
Rock climbing with an instructor
Sports sensations24 € to 32 € Cadéac (23 km)
Canyoning, rafting, climbing and hiking
Sports sensations35 € to 50 € Malvezie (24 km)
Cliff climbing lessons for all abilities
Sports sensations29 € Campan (42 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Sailhan - Azet - Ens
HikeEasy4h00Sailhan (21 km)
Gr 78
Village visitEasy4h00Galey (31 km)
Gavarnie Cirque
HikeEasy2h00Gavarnie-Gèdre (49 km)
Clique Peak
HikeEasy1h00Germs-sur-l'Oussouet (53 km)
Mourquey Cape
HikeIntermediate1h00Artalens-Souin (56 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals