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Tournissan tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Tournissan in Aude

Photo of Lagrasse at 4 km from Tournissan

Visit Tournissan: Highlights and Tourist Information

Tournissan is situated in the Aude (Languedoc-Roussillon region) in the south of France at 29 km from Carcassonne, the department capital. (General information: Tournissan is 643 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontfroide Abbey at 20 km and Sigean Nature Reserve at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tournissan, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Lagrasse
Lagrasse 4km
photo of Fontfroide Abbey
Fontfroide Abbey 20km
photo of Sigean Nature Reserve
Sigean Nature Reserve 26km
photo of Saint-Hilaire
Saint-Hilaire 29km
photo of Carcassonne
Carcassonne 29km
photo of Caunes-Minervois
Caunes-Minervois 30km
photo of Narbonne
Narbonne 30km
photo of Minerve
Minerve 31km
photo of Bize-Minervois
Bize-Minervois 31km
photo of Rennes-les-Bains
Rennes-les-Bains 33km
photo of Fort de Salses
Fort de Salses 34km
photo of Alet-les-Bains
Alet-les-Bains 34km
photo of Gruissan
Gruissan 35km
photo of Port-la-Nouvelle
Port-la-Nouvelle 35km
photo of Leucate
Leucate 35km

Map of places to visit near Tournissan and location information

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More information about Tournissan & region

Aude (local department)

Languedoc-Roussillon (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Tournissan

Local markets

  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (30km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Gruissan: market every day except Thursday (35km)
  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (35km)

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

Grand sites of France Carcassonne City (28km)

Heritage sites Carcassonne (29km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Lagrasse (4km); Minerve (31km)

National Monuments Enserune (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Limoux (36km)

Regional Natural Parcs Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (41km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (18km); Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Narbonne (30km); Beziers (53km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt de Fontfroide (19km); Gorges de l'Orbieu (19km); Cité de Carcassonne (28km); Gorges de Galamus (31km); Gouffre de Cabrespine (35km); Étang de Leucate (37km); Grotte de la Devèze (44km); Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (44km); Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (46km)

Towns of Art and history Perpignan (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park African reserve of Sigean (24km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tournissan

Canton: Lagrasse

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11220

Distance to Tournissan

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 643 km

from Calais: 877 km

from Nice: 378 km

from Bordeaux: 325 km

from Strasbourg: 727 km

Getting here

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

We have found 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Tournissan): Camplong-d'Aude, Jonquieres, Lagrasse, Ribaute, Saint-Laurent-de-la-Cabrerisse, Saint-Pierre-Des-Champs and Talairan.

This page in French: Visitez Tournissan

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