Montjoi tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montjoi in Aude

Visit Montjoi: highlights and tourist information

Montjoi is situated in the Aude (Languedoc-Roussillon region) in the south of France at 27 km from Carcassonne, the department capital. (General information: Montjoi is 652 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lagrasse at 16 km and Saint-Hilaire at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montjoi, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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

Markets in and near Montjoi

Local markets

  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (23km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (37km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (37km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (40km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)

More information about Montjoi & region

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (26km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (46km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (35km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (37km) [Map]
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (37km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (37km) [Map]
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (44km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (51km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (2km) [Map]
  • Gorges de Galamus (17km) [Map]
  • Cité de Carcassonne (26km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (29km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (36km) [Map]
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (38km) [Map]
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (41km) [Map]
  • Étang de Leucate (45km) [Map]
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (46km) [Map]
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (56km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (39km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montjoi

Canton: Mouthoumet

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11330

Distance to Montjoi

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 652 km

from Calais: 886 km

from Nice: 395 km

from Bordeaux: 319 km

from Strasbourg: 743 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Montjoi): Albieres, Bouisse, Caunette-sur-Lauquet, Clermont-sur-Lauquet, Lairiere, Lanet, Mouthoumet, Salza and Vignevieille.

This page in French: Visitez Montjoi