Trassanel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Trassanel in Aude



Visit Trassanel: highlights and tourist information

Trassanel is situated in the Aude (Languedoc-Roussillon region) in the south of France at 16 km from Carcassonne, the department capital. (General information: Trassanel is 613 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Carcassonne at 16 km and Montolieu at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Trassanel, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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More information about Trassanel & region

Markets in and near Trassanel

Local markets

  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (17km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (22km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (26km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (31km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (37km)

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

Grand sites of France Carcassonne City (17km)

Heritage sites Carcassonne (16km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Minerve (25km); Lagrasse (32km); Olargues (45km); Camon (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Limoux (36km); Revel (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs Haut-Languedoc (31km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (44km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin de l'Évêché (33km)

Sites of natural beauty Gouffre de Cabrespine (2km); Cité de Carcassonne (17km); Grotte de la Devèze (26km); Gorges de l'Orbieu (41km); Forêt de Fontfroide (45km); Mont Caroux (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Fraisse-sur-Agout (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park African reserve of Sigean (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Trassanel

Canton: Mas-Cabardès

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11160

Distance to Trassanel

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 613 km

from Calais: 847 km

from Nice: 392 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 712 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Trassanel): Cabrespine, Fournes-Cabardes, Labastide-Esparbairenque, Lastours, Les Ilhes, Limousis, Roquefere, Salleles-Cabardes and Villeneuve-Minervois.

This page in French: Visitez Trassanel