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The capital of Bigorre region in southwestern France, Tarbes is the gateway to the Pyrenees lying to the south. The town offers attractive views of the snow-laden mountains and Pyreneean ski resort. The parks and gardens of the city are its major highlights. Tourists can enjoy the wonderful views of the Pyrenees along with relishing the soothing calmness spread in the city. The city reveals its natural charms, crisscrossed palm-lined streets, with an accent of Southwest France.
Places of Interest in Tarbes
A beautiful public garden in Tarbes, Jardin Massey was built in the 19th century by Placide Massey, who was horticulturist of the French King Louis Philippe I. The garden is an excellent place to enjoy strolling and admiring natural beauty. In addition, there are located several buildings inside the park premises including the International Hussar Museum, the orangery, the School of Art and Ceramics, and the cloister.
An impressive Roman cathedral, Tarbes Cathedral is a national monument of France. This cathedral is the seat of the Bishop of Tarbes-et-Lourdes.