Collioure tourism and travel guide

Photo of Collioure in Pyrenees-Orientales

Visit Collioure: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: With a very attractive traditional harbour town to exlore and a small beach, Collioure is our favourite Languedoc resort

Important note

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

Collioure is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 25 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Collioure is 706 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argeles-sur-Mer at 5 km and Banyuls-sur-Mer at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Collioure, 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 Collioure in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Orientales

Map of places to visit near Collioure

Markets in and near Collioure

Market days in Collioure: weekly market: Wednesday & Sunday;

  • Collioure: market Wednesday & Sunday (0km)
  • Port-Vendres: market Saturday (2km)
  • Argeles-sur-Mer: market Sunday & Monday & Tuesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Argeles-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Banyuls-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (6km)
  • Elne: market Wednesday & Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Thursday & Friday (12km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (21km)
  • Canet-en-Roussillon: market Tuesday & Thursday (21km)

More information about Collioure, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Collioure, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (13km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (21km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (22km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (41km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (41km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Paulilles (4km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (9km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (17km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (28km)
  • Étang de Leucate (37km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (40km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (41km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Collioure

Canton: Côte Vermeille

Arrondissement: Céret

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 66190

Distance to Collioure

from Perpignan (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 706 km

from Calais: 941 km

from Nice: 364 km

from Bordeaux: 391 km

from Strasbourg: 765 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argeles-sur-Mer, Banyuls-sur-Mer and Port-Vendres.

This page in French: Visiter Collioure