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Capendu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Capendu: highlights and tourist information

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Capendu is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 17 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Capendu is 631 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lagrasse at 12 km and Caunes-Minervois at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Capendu, 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 Capendu 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 Capendu


Markets in and near Capendu

  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (31km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (33km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (37km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (37km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (38km)

More information about Capendu, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Capendu, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (16km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (21km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (24km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (28km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (34km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (39km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (48km)
  • Étang de Leucate (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Capendu

Canton: Capendu

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11700

Distance to Capendu

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 631 km

from Calais: 865 km

from Nice: 385 km

from Bordeaux: 311 km

from Strasbourg: 722 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigues-Vives, Badens, Barbaira, Blomac, Comigne, Douzens, Floure, Marseillette, Pradelles-en-Val and Puicheric.

This page in French: Visiter Capendu

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