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Cailhau tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Limoux at 12 km from Cailhau

Visit Cailhau: highlights and tourist information

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Cailhau is situated in the Aude department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Limoux at 12 km and Saint-Hilaire at 15 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cailhau, 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 Cailhau in Occitanie.

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

Limoux

Limoux

at 12 km (direction south-east)

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

See Limoux guide
Saint-Hilaire

Saint-Hilaire

at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Hilaire guide
Carcassonne

Carcassonne

Heritage Site at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Carcassonne guide
Alet-les-Bains

Alet-les-Bains

at 19 km (direction 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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Montolieu

Montolieu

at 19 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Montolieu guide
Camon

Camon

Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction south-west), in the Ariege department

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

See Camon guide
Mirepoix

Mirepoix

at 22 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ariege department

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

See Mirepoix guide
Saissac

Saissac

at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saissac guide
Castelnaudary

Castelnaudary

at 24 km (direction north-west)

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

See Castelnaudary guide
Rennes-le-Chateau

Rennes-le-Chateau

at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide
Chateaux de Lastours

Chateaux de Lastours

Castle at 29 km (direction north-east)

The four ruined castles in Lastours, in cathar country, were built in...

See Chateaux de Lastours guide
Rennes-les-Bains

Rennes-les-Bains

at 29 km (direction south-east)

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

See Rennes-les-Bains guide
Gorges de l'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 30 km (direction south)

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

See Gorges de l'Aude guide
Quillan

Quillan

at 31 km (direction south)

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

See Quillan guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cailhau

 
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Markets in and near Cailhau

  • Bram: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (12km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (22km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (24km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (32km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (33km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (36km)

Hotels near Cailhau

More information about Cailhau, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Cailhau, France

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

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 (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (20km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (32km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (33km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (35km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (35km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Cailhau is in the south of France at 19 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Cailhau is 635 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cailhau

Canton: Alaigne

Arrondissement: Limoux

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11240

Distance to Cailhau

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 635 km

from Calais: 868 km

from Nice: 419 km

from Bordeaux: 287 km

from Strasbourg: 744 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alaigne, Belveze-du-Razes, Brezilhac, Brugairolles, Cailhavel, Cambieure, Ferran, Gramazie, La Force, Lasserre-de-Prouille, Lauraguel, Malvies, Mazerolles-du-Razes, Montreal, Routier, Saint-Martin-de-Villereglan, Villarzel-du-Razes and Villeneuve-les-Montreal.

This page in French: Visiter Cailhau

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