Alaigne tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Limoux at 11 km from Alaigne

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Alaigne is situated in the Aude department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Alaigne in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Limoux at 11 km and Camon at 14 km.

Alaigne, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

The small town of Limoux is best visited in late spring to...

See Limoux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ariege department

The fortified village of Camon, listed as a 'most beautiful village of...

See Camon guide


at 18 km (direction east)

Saint-Hilaire is a pleasant village that is dominated by the lovely Abbey...

See Saint-Hilaire guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

The abbey ruins are the most imposing monument in Alet-les-Bains but be...

See Alet-les-Bains guide
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at 18 km (direction west), in the Ariege department

In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of the bastide town...

See Mirepoix guide


at 24 km (direction south-east)

A small village with lovely views, it is also the legends associating...

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide


Heritage Site at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

The medieval fortress-town of Carcassonne is very extensive and very interesting. Highly...

See Carcassonne guide


at 25 km (direction north-north-east)

Built on the edge of a deep ravine, Montolieu is well known...

See Montolieu guide
Gorges de l'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

The Gorges de l'Aude are a scenic highlight to explore close to...

See Gorges de l'Aude guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

Be sure to take a stroll through Quillan as part of your...

See Quillan guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

Slightly away from tourist routes, Castelnaudary has a pleasant canal port and...

See Castelnaudary guide


at 27 km (direction south-east)

Rennes-les-Bains is a traditional spa town in the Aude countryside...

See Rennes-les-Bains guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-east)

In Saissac the highlights include the views from the top of the...

See Saissac guide


at 33 km (direction south-west), in the Ariege department

In Montsegur be sure to visit the cathar castle with its lovely...

See Montsegur guide

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Map of places to visit near Alaigne


Markets in and near Alaigne

  • Limoux: market Friday all day (11km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (18km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (26km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (26km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (27km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Alaigne, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Alaigne, France

What to do at Alaigne? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Alaigne.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (28km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (25km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (26km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (31km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (34km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (41km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (43km)

Geography and distances

Alaigne is in the south of France at 24 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Alaigne is 640 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Alaigne

Canton: Alaigne

Arrondissement: Limoux

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11240

Distance to Alaigne

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 640 km

from Calais: 873 km

from Nice: 423 km

from Bordeaux: 288 km

from Strasbourg: 750 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellegarde-du-Razes, Belveze-du-Razes, Brugairolles, Cailhau, Cambieure, Donazac, Fenouillet-du-Razes, Ferran, Gramazie, La Courtete, Loupia, Mazerolles-du-Razes, Montgradail, Monthaut, Pauligne, Peyrefitte-du-Razes, Pomy, Routier and Villelongue-d'Aude.

This page in French: Visiter Alaigne


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