Bugarach tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bugarach: highlights and tourist information

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Bugarach is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 38 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Bugarach is 665 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Rennes-les-Bains at 6 km and Chateau de Puilaurens at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bugarach, 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 Bugarach in Occitanie.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aude

Map of places to visit near Bugarach

Markets in and near Bugarach

  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (23km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (32km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (34km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (34km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (37km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (41km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (42km)

More information about Bugarach, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Bugarach, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (32km)
  • Carcassonne (37km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (26km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (31km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (31km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (33km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (34km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (51km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Galamus (11km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (13km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (15km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (32km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (34km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (39km)
  • Pic du Canigou (41km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (44km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (44km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (51km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bugarach

Canton: Couiza

Arrondissement: Limoux

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11190

Distance to Bugarach

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 665 km

from Calais: 899 km

from Nice: 408 km

from Bordeaux: 320 km

from Strasbourg: 760 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Rennes-les-Bains, Saint-Louis-et-Parahou and Sougraigne.

This page in French: Visiter Bugarach