Montalba-le-Chateau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montalba-le-Chateau in Pyrenees-Orientales

Visit Montalba-le-Chateau: highlights and tourist information

Montalba-le-Chateau is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 27 km from Perpignan, the department capital. (General information: Montalba-le-Chateau is 685 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ille-sur-Tet at 6 km and Eus at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montalba-le-Chateau, France: places to visit and attractions

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Montalba-le-Chateau

Markets in and near Montalba-le-Chateau

Local markets

  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (6km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (11km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (17km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (27km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (27km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (27km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (28km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Montalba-le-Chateau & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Montalba-le-Chateau, 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 Montalba-le-Chateau and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (20km) [Map]
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (42km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (39km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (6km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (6km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (6km) [Map]
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (11km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (18km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (21km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (24km) [Map]
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (30km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (31km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (34km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (6km) [Map]
  • Gorges de Galamus (17km) [Map]
  • Pic du Canigou (22km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Fou (27km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (30km) [Map]
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (32km) [Map]
  • Pic de Fontfrède (32km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (33km) [Map]
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (36km) [Map]
  • Étang de Leucate (39km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (52km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montalba-le-Chateau

Canton: Vinça

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 66130

Distance to Montalba-le-Chateau

from Perpignan (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 685 km

from Calais: 919 km

from Nice: 398 km

from Bordeaux: 346 km

from Strasbourg: 768 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montalba-le-Chateau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Montalba-le-Chateau): Belesta, Bouleternere, Caramany, Cassagnes, Ille-sur-Tet, Rodes, Saint-Michel-de-Llotes, Tarerach, Trevillach, Trilla and Vinca.

This page in French: Visitez Montalba-le-Chateau