Montirat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montirat in Aude

Visit Montirat: highlights and tourist information

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Montirat is situated in the Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 8 km from Carcassonne, the department capital. (General information: Montirat is 632 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Carcassonne at 8 km and Saint-Hilaire at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montirat, France: places to visit and attractions

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aude

Map of places to visit near Montirat

Markets in and near Montirat

  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (8km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (23km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (32km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (36km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (37km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (43km)

More information about Montirat, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions to visit near Montirat, 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 Montirat and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (48km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (36km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (7km) [Map]
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (21km) [Map]
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (22km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (37km) [Map]
  • Gorges de Galamus (38km) [Map]
  • Grotte de la Devèze (40km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (42km) [Map]
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (51km) [Map]
  • Étang de Leucate (58km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (43km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montirat

Canton: Capendu

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11800

Distance to Montirat

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 632 km

from Calais: 866 km

from Nice: 394 km

from Bordeaux: 304 km

from Strasbourg: 728 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Montirat): Badens, Barbaira, Berriac, Fajac-en-Val, Floure, Fonties-d'Aude, Mas-Des-Cours, Monze, Palaja, Pradelles-en-Val, Rustiques, Trebes and Villefloure.

This page in French: Visitez Montirat