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Taurize tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Taurize in Aude

Photo of Lagrasse at 9 km from Taurize

Visit Taurize: Highlights and Tourist Information

Taurize is situated in the Aude (Languedoc-Roussillon region) in the south of France at 20 km from Carcassonne, the department capital. (General information: Taurize is 643 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lagrasse at 9 km and Saint-Hilaire at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Taurize, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Lagrasse
Lagrasse 9km
photo of Saint-Hilaire
Saint-Hilaire 16km
photo of Carcassonne
Carcassonne 19km
photo of Alet-les-Bains
Alet-les-Bains 22km
photo of Rennes-les-Bains
Rennes-les-Bains 23km
photo of Limoux
Limoux 23km
photo of Rennes-le-Chateau
Rennes-le-Chateau 26km
photo of Caunes-Minervois
Caunes-Minervois 28km
photo of Fontfroide Abbey
Fontfroide Abbey 32km
photo of Gorges de l'Aude
Gorges de l'Aude 35km
photo of Quillan
Quillan 35km
photo of Montolieu
Montolieu 35km
photo of Minerve
Minerve 36km
photo of Sigean Nature Reserve
Sigean Nature Reserve 39km
photo of Bize-Minervois
Bize-Minervois 40km

Map of places to visit near Taurize and location information

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More information about Taurize & region

Aude (local department)

Languedoc-Roussillon (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Taurize

Local markets

  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (24km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (39km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (43km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (43km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Taurize, 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 Taurize and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Grand sites of France Carcassonne City (19km)

Heritage sites Carcassonne (19km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Lagrasse (9km); Minerve (36km); Camon (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Limoux (23km); Revel (59km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (31km); Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (46km); Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (46km); Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Narbonne (43km)

Sites of natural beauty Gorges de l'Orbieu (11km); Cité de Carcassonne (19km); Gorges de Galamus (27km); Forêt de Fontfroide (32km); Gouffre de Cabrespine (32km); Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (36km); Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (46km); Grotte de la Devèze (47km); Étang de Leucate (47km)

Towns of Art and history Perpignan (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park African reserve of Sigean (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Taurize

Canton: Lagrasse

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11220

Distance to Taurize

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 643 km

from Calais: 877 km

from Nice: 391 km

from Bordeaux: 315 km

from Strasbourg: 734 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Taurize): Arquettes-en-Val, Caunettes-en-Val, Fajac-en-Val, Labastide-en-Val, Mayronnes, Montlaur, Rieux-en-Val, Saint-Martin-Des-Puits, Servies-en-Val, Villar-en-Val and Villetritouls.

This page in French: Visitez Taurize

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