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Photo is of Leucate at 5 km from Caves

Visit Caves: highlights and tourist information

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Caves is situated in the Aude department and Occitanie region.

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

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!



at 5 km (direction east-south-east)

The resort at Leucate is one of the liveliest and...

See Leucate guide
La Palme

La Palme

at 5 km (direction north-north-east)

La Palme is a small traditional village in Languedoc-Roussillon...

See La Palme guide
Sigean Nature Reserve

Sigean Nature Reserve

at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

Sigean is a very popular wildlife park where thousands of animals such...

See Sigean Nature Reserve guide
Fort de Salses

Fort de Salses

Castle at 11 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Orientales department

The medieval fort of Salses was transformed by Vauban to create...

See Fort de Salses guide


at 12 km (direction north-east)

One of the largest industrial ports in France, Port-la-Nouvelle also has...

See Port-la-Nouvelle guide
Chateau d'Aguilar

Chateau d'Aguilar

Castle at 19 km (direction west)

The Château d'Aguilar is one of the most famous...

See Chateau d'Aguilar guide


at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

As well as the pleasure port and old village centre, Gruissan is...

See Gruissan guide
Fontfroide Abbey

Fontfroide Abbey

Abbey at 23 km (direction north-north-west)

The Abbey at Fontfroide dates from the 12th century, and is...

See Fontfroide Abbey guide


at 27 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Orientales department

Those looking for a traditional French town with interesting...

See Perpignan guide
Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Castle at 27 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Palace of Kings of Majorca is an imposing fortress...

See Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

Among other highlights, the parts of Narbonne along the canal and...

See Narbonne guide
Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus

Castle at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

Castle Quéribus is a famous castle on the summit of a mountain...

See Chateau de Queribus guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

The romantic atmosphere in medieval Lagrasse have made it a popular...

See Lagrasse guide
Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Seaside resort at 35 km (direction south), in the Pyrenees-Orientales department

Activity in the seaside resort of Saint-Cyprien is most...

See Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales guide

... 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)

Hotels near Caves

More information about Caves, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Caves, France

What to do at Caves? 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

Caves is in the south of France at 60 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Caves is 661 kilometres from Paris).

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

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