Canet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Canet: highlights and tourist information

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Canet is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 40 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Canet is 627 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bize-Minervois at 10 km and Aigne at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Canet, 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 Canet 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 Canet

Markets in and near Canet

  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (14km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (17km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (19km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Fleury: market every day (23km)
  • Gruissan: market every day except Thursday (24km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)

More information about Canet, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Canet, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (23km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (28km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (13km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (43km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Fontfroide (13km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (28km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (29km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (35km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (39km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (41km)
  • Mont Caroux (43km)
  • Étang de Leucate (44km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (53km)
  • Céressou (56km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (60km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (60km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (20km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Canet

Canton: Narbonne-Ouest

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11200

Distance to Canet

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 627 km

from Calais: 862 km

from Nice: 361 km

from Bordeaux: 327 km

from Strasbourg: 706 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cruscades, Ginestas, Luc-sur-Orbieu, Nevian, Ornaisons, Paraza, Raissac-d'Aude, Roubia, Saint-Nazaire-d'Aude, Sainte-Valiere, Ventenac-en-Minervois and Villedaigne.

This page in French: Visiter Canet