Badens tourism and travel guide

Photo of Badens in Aude



Visit Badens: highlights and tourist information

Badens is situated in the Aude (Languedoc-Roussillon region) in the south of France at 13 km from Carcassonne, the department capital. (General information: Badens is 627 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Carcassonne at 13 km and Lagrasse at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Badens, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Badens. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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More information about Badens & region

Markets in and near Badens

Local markets

  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (12km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (30km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (30km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (32km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (36km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (41km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Badens, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Badens and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France Carcassonne City (12km)

Heritage sites Carcassonne (13km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Lagrasse (17km); Minerve (24km); Camon (49km); Olargues (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Limoux (30km); Revel (49km)

Regional Natural Parcs Haut-Languedoc (41km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (32km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin de l'Évêché (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Narbonne (41km)

Sites of natural beauty Cité de Carcassonne (12km); Gouffre de Cabrespine (16km); Gorges de l'Orbieu (27km); Grotte de la Devèze (33km); Forêt de Fontfroide (33km); Gorges de Galamus (43km); Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (49km); Étang de Leucate (57km); Mont Caroux (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Fraisse-sur-Agout (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park African reserve of Sigean (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Badens

Canton: Capendu

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11800

Distance to Badens

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 627 km

from Calais: 861 km

from Nice: 388 km

from Bordeaux: 305 km

from Strasbourg: 721 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Badens from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Badens): Aigues-Vives, Bagnoles, Barbaira, Bouilhonnac, Capendu, Comigne, Floure, Fonties-d'Aude, Laure-Minervois, Malves-en-Minervois, Marseillette, Montirat, Rustiques, Saint-Frichoux and Trebes.

This page in French: Visitez Badens