Map position of Forêt de Fontfroide

You can find details of some of the places we suggest you visit near Forêt de Fontfroide below the map...

 
 

List of places in distance order

Distances are direct ("as the crow flies") so driving will be further!

Fontfroide Abbey: 1 km

The Abbey at Fontfroide dates from the 12th century, and is one of the most interesting abbeys in the region

Fontfroide Abbey guide

Narbonne: 12 km

Among other highlights, the parts of Narbonne along the canal and around the cathedral are especially worth exploring

Narbonne guide

Sigean Nature Reserve: 12 km

Sigean is a very popular wildlife park where thousands of animals such as lions, zebras nd rhinoceroslive in semi-freedom

Sigean Nature Reserve guide

Gruissan: 16 km

As well as the pleasure port and old village centre, Gruissan is also well known for its windsurfing

Gruissan guide

 
 

La Palme: 18 km

La Palme is a small traditional village in Languedoc-Roussillon with a beach, lagoon and vineyards to explore

La Palme guide

Port-la-Nouvelle: 19 km

One of the largest industrial ports in France, Port-la-Nouvelle also has a popular beach resort in the town

Port-la-Nouvelle guide

Lagrasse: 22 km

The romantic atmosphere in medieval Lagrasse have made it a popular centre for artisans and artists

Lagrasse guide

Bize-Minervois: 23 km

Bize-Minervois is a small village but its pretty houses and popular swimming river in summer make it a good place for a detour

Bize-Minervois guide

Aigne: 25 km

The fortified village centre of Aigne make it one of our favourite Minervois villages

Aigne guide

 
 

Leucate: 26 km

The resort at Leucate is one of the liveliest and most interesting along the Languedoc coast

Leucate guide

Chateau d'Aguilar: 28 km

The Château d'Aguilar is one of the most famous Cathar castles in the south of France

Chateau d'Aguilar guide

Minerve: 29 km

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve are very pleasant to explore, and you also have great views across the region

Minerve guide

Chateau de Termes: 30 km

Château De Termes is one of the most important Cathar castles in southern France

Chateau de Termes guide

Fort de Salses: 31 km

The medieval fort of Salses was transformed by Vauban to create a substantial and impregnable fortress

Fort de Salses guide

Saint-Chinian: 34 km

The busy village of Saint-Chinian in the Minerves is best known for the good quality wind produced here

Saint-Chinian guide

Beziers: 37 km

Beziers is a lively, thriving town with a good number of interesting monuments to see

Beziers guide

Caunes-Minervois: 38 km

If you are exploreing the Minervois wine region you will also want to take a break in the small village of Caunes-Minervois

Caunes-Minervois guide

Chateau de Queribus: 38 km

Castle Quéribus is a famous castle on the summit of a mountain in the south of France used by the Cathars

Chateau de Queribus guide

Chateau de Peyrepertuse: 39 km

Visit the Peyrepertuse Castle, the most popular of the Cathar castles found in the south of France

Chateau de Peyrepertuse guide