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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Hautes-Pyrénées

Located on a mountain bike touring route, the route Couret, at the foot of the ski and Nordic Couraduque point soaring gliders, Gaillagos enjoys an exceptional view of the Pyrenees.

The village held its name gailhat, cow, which still graces his image and that we meet in the summer on the sides of its valleys.

Geographical information

Latitude42.9822560 (N 42° 58’ 56”)
Longitude-0.1763000 (W 0° 10’ 35”)
AltitudeFrom 734m to 1617m
Surface area8.46 km²
Population120 inhabitants
Density14 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTarbes (43 km, 49 min)
Insee code65182
IntercommunalityCC du Val d'Azun
TerritoryGascony, Midi-Pyrénées, Pyrenees

Nearest cities & towns

Arcizans-Dessus1.5 km (4 min)
Aucun3.3 km (7 min)
Bun3.6 km (7 min)
Arrens-Marsous4.7 km (8 min)
Arras-en-Lavedan4.8 km (8 min)
Argelès-Gazost8.1 km (13 min)
Sireix8.5 km (17 min)
Estaing8.7 km (16 min)
Lau-Balagnas8.8 km (15 min)
Gez8.9 km (13 min)
Arcizans-Avant9.8 km (19 min)
Ayzac-Ost9.9 km (16 min)
Sère-en-Lavedan10.3 km (16 min)
Saint-Savin10.8 km (18 min)

Things to see and do

At the Parc National des Pyrenees, a region of lakes and gaves rich in trout, Gaillagos offers tourists an endless array of leisure activities: walking, hiking, climbing, water sports, winter sports, mountain biking, paragliding, horse riding or simply sunbathing facing the mountains. The choice is vast ...

Places of interest

Natural sites


Friday 22 september
Min. 13°C - Max. 21°C
Saturday 23 september
Min. 13°C - Max. 24°C
Sunday 24 september
Min. 16°C - Max. 27°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided hike and snowshoeing
Sports sensations15 € to 150 € Argelès-Gazost (6.9 km)
Canyoning in the Pyrenees mountains
Sports sensations40 € to 280 € Argelès-Gazost (7.2 km)
Downhill canyoning in Hautes-Pyrénées
Sports sensations40 € to 280 € Beaucens (9.3 km)
Guided hiking in the Pyrenees
Sports sensations17 € to 25 € Boô-Silhen (9.8 km)
Hike on foot or on snowshoes
Sports sensations30 € Cauterets (11.5 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Mills and Church of Arcizans-Dessus
Village visitEasy1h00Gaillagos
Soulor Pass - Val d'Azun, Pyrénées
HikeEasy1h15Arrens-Marsous (7.3 km)
Nerbiou Peak
HikeEasy2h00Beaucens (9.3 km)
Tech lake, Val d'Azun - Pyrénées
HikeEasy1h55Arrens-Marsous (10.1 km)
Mourquey Cape
HikeIntermediate1h00Artalens-Souin (10.4 km)


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Vacation rentals



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