Tourism Tarbes


Located in the heart of the Hautes-Pyrenees, the town of Tarbes is offrering a beautiful scenery and offers many activities such as skiing, hiking, walks in the garden Massey and its museum. You can also visit the beautiful Cathedral of the Sede, the Church of St. John and the birthplace of Marshal Foch.

The existence of the city dates back to Tarbes in the third century BC. She suffered of barbarian invasions in the fifth and sixth centuries and also the religious wars during the sixteenth century. The town experienced a population boom in the eighteenth. The city is expanding with new neighborhoods and developed his craft and his business. In 1806, Napoleon restored the first National Stud and from crosses between horses, gave birth to the Anglo-Arab.

The town of Tarbes plays an important role during the first and second world wars producing artillery and remains a place of resistance. You can find out more at the Museum of Resistance and Deportation

 

Sights in Tarbes



Tour to discover Hautes-Pyrénées

  • Thème : Sites and museums
  • Départ : Garderes
  • Durée : 6 jours

Discover the beauty of the Hérault following our tour you will discover all facets of the department. For 6 days, you will visit the caves, you will go to Lourdes or you'll find in museums.

Day 1 : Hautes-Pyrénées Day 2 : Tarbes Day 3 : Payolle a-day-at-bagneres-de-bigorre

Tarbes: carry from the Pyreneans

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Tarbes
  • Durée : 8 jours

Its softness of living and its imposing panorama on the chain of the Pyrenees accomodate you.

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Welcome to Lourdes

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Lourdes
  • Durée : 10 jours

Lourdes is a French town approximately 16.000 inhabitants located in the department of the Hautes-Pyrénées in the Midi-Pyrenees area. Center of the catholic pilgrimage since 1858, it welcomes 6 millions visitor or pilgrim come from the whole world according to the general secretary of the ...

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Visit Lourdes

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Lourdes
  • Durée : 1 jour

The day time, come and visit the town of Lourdes.

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