Castelnau-d'Aude tourism and travel guide

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Visit Castelnau-d'Aude: highlights and tourist information

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Castelnau-d'Aude is situated in the Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 26 km from Carcassonne, the department capital. (General information: Castelnau-d'Aude is 626 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Minerve at 15 km and Caunes-Minervois at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Castelnau-d'Aude, France: places to visit and attractions

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

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Map of places to visit near Castelnau-d'Aude

Markets in and near Castelnau-d'Aude

  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (27km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (28km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (30km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (31km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (31km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (32km)

More information about Castelnau-d'Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions to visit near Castelnau-d'Aude, 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 Castelnau-d'Aude and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (37km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (38km) [Map]
  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (42km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (21km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (54km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Fontfroide (22km) [Map]
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (22km) [Map]
  • Cité de Carcassonne (25km) [Map]
  • Grotte de la Devèze (27km) [Map]
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (33km) [Map]
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (42km) [Map]
  • Gorges de Galamus (47km) [Map]
  • Mont Caroux (49km) [Map]
  • Étang de Leucate (50km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (58km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (43km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (29km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Castelnau-d'Aude

Canton: Lézignan-Corbières

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11700

Distance to Castelnau-d'Aude

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 626 km

from Calais: 860 km

from Nice: 375 km

from Bordeaux: 315 km

from Strasbourg: 713 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Castelnau-d'Aude from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Castelnau-d'Aude): Azille, Conilhac-Corbieres, Escales, Homps, La Redorte, Montbrun-Des-Corbieres, Moux, Olonzac, Puicheric, Roquecourbe-Minervois, Saint-Couat-d'Aude and Tourouzelle.

This page in French: Visitez Castelnau-d'Aude