Caves tourism and travel guide

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Visit Caves: highlights and tourist information

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Caves is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 60 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Caves is 661 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Leucate at 5 km and La Palme at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Caves, 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 Caves 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 Caves

Markets in and near Caves

  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Le Barcares: market Monday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Le Barcares: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (20km)
  • Gruissan: market every day except Thursday (22km)
  • Canet-en-Roussillon: market Tuesday & Thursday (25km)

More information about Caves, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Caves, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (28km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (43km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (49km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Leucate (9km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (22km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (29km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (34km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (41km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (41km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (42km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Caves

Canton: Sigean

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11510

Distance to Caves

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 661 km

from Calais: 896 km

from Nice: 358 km

from Bordeaux: 355 km

from Strasbourg: 729 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Feuilla, Fitou, La Palme, Leucate and Treilles.

This page in French: Visiter Caves