Palaja tourism and travel guide

Photo of Palaja in Aude

Visit Palaja: highlights and tourist information

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Palaja is situated in the Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 5 km from Carcassonne, the department capital. (General information: Palaja is 632 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Carcassonne at 5 km and Saint-Hilaire at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Palaja, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Palaja 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 Palaja

Markets in and near Palaja

  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (4km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (19km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (30km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (35km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (38km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Palaja, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions to visit near Palaja, 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 Palaja 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 (49km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (41km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (4km) [Map]
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (21km) [Map]
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (23km) [Map]
  • Gorges de Galamus (39km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (40km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (42km) [Map]
  • Grotte de la Devèze (43km) [Map]
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (47km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Palaja

Canton: Carcassonne 1er Canton

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11570

Distance to Palaja

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 632 km

from Calais: 865 km

from Nice: 399 km

from Bordeaux: 300 km

from Strasbourg: 731 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Palaja): Berriac, Carcassonne, Cavanac, Cazilhac, Fonties-d'Aude, Leuc, Mas-Des-Cours, Montirat, Trebes, Verzeille and Villefloure.

This page in French: Visitez Palaja