Couiza tourism and travel guide

Photo of Couiza in Aude

Visit Couiza: highlights and tourist information

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Couiza is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 31 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Couiza is 658 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Rennes-le-Chateau at 2 km and Rennes-les-Bains at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Couiza, 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 Couiza 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 Couiza

Markets in and near Couiza

  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (13km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (26km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (33km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (35km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (42km)

More information about Couiza, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Couiza, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (31km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (42km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (42km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (42km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (43km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (12km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (18km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (22km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (26km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (31km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (42km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (46km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (46km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (56km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Couiza

Canton: Couiza

Arrondissement: Limoux

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11190

Distance to Couiza

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 658 km

from Calais: 891 km

from Nice: 414 km

from Bordeaux: 310 km

from Strasbourg: 758 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alet-les-Bains, Antugnac, Campagne-sur-Aude, Cassaignes, Conilhac-de-la-Montagne, Coustaussa, Esperaza, Fa, Granes, La Serpent, Luc-sur-Aude, Montazels, Peyrolles, Rennes-le-Chateau, Rennes-les-Bains, Roquetaillade, Saint-Ferriol, Serres and Veraza.

This page in French: Visiter Couiza