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Caunes-Minervois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Caunes-Minervois: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: If you are exploreing the Minervois wine region you will also want to take a break in the small village of Caunes-Minervois

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Caunes-Minervois. For detailed visitor information see the Caunes-Minervois travel guide.

Caunes-Minervois is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 19 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Caunes-Minervois is 615 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Minerve at 18 km and Carcassonne at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Caunes-Minervois, 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 Caunes-Minervois 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 Caunes-Minervois

Markets in and near Caunes-Minervois

  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (19km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (22km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (32km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (35km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (40km)

More information about Caunes-Minervois, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Caunes-Minervois, France

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

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 (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (7km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (19km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (22km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (38km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (39km)
  • Mont Caroux (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Caunes-Minervois

Canton: Peyriac-Minervois

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11160

Distance to Caunes-Minervois

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 615 km

from Calais: 849 km

from Nice: 385 km

from Bordeaux: 299 km

from Strasbourg: 710 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Caunes-Minervois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cabrespine, Citou, Peyriac-Minervois, Rieux-Minervois, Trausse, Villarzel-Cabardes and Villeneuve-Minervois.

This page in French: Visiter Caunes-Minervois

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