Arboussols tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arboussols: highlights and tourist information

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Arboussols is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 34 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Arboussols is 689 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Eus at 3 km and Prades at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arboussols, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Arboussols in Occitanie.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Orientales

Map of places to visit near Arboussols

Markets in and near Arboussols

  • Prades: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (12km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (17km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (22km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (26km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (29km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (32km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (33km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (34km)

More information about Arboussols, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Arboussols, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Arboussols.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (13km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (35km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (1km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (11km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (11km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (11km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (11km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (14km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (18km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (11km)
  • Pic du Canigou (16km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (23km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (25km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (30km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (33km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (35km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (41km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (41km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (42km)
  • Étang de Leucate (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (59km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arboussols

Canton: Sournia

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66320

Distance to Arboussols

from Perpignan (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 689 km

from Calais: 923 km

from Nice: 405 km

from Bordeaux: 345 km

from Strasbourg: 775 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Campoussy, Catllar, Codalet, Espira-de-Conflent, Eus, Finestret, Joch, Marquixanes, Prades, Rigarda, Tarerach, Trevillach and Vinca.

This page in French: Visiter Arboussols