Cruscades tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cruscades: highlights and tourist information

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Cruscades is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 38 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Cruscades is 631 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontfroide Abbey at 10 km and Bize-Minervois at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cruscades, 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 Cruscades 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 Cruscades

Markets in and near Cruscades

  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (16km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (20km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (24km)
  • Gruissan: market every day except Thursday (24km)
  • Fleury: market every day (26km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (26km)

More information about Cruscades, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Cruscades, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (28km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (29km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (10km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (47km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Fontfroide (10km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (30km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (32km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (35km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (37km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (37km)
  • Étang de Leucate (41km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cruscades

Canton: Lézignan-Corbières

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11200

Distance to Cruscades

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 631 km

from Calais: 866 km

from Nice: 364 km

from Bordeaux: 327 km

from Strasbourg: 710 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argens-Minervois, Bizanet, Boutenac, Canet, Lezignan-Corbieres, Luc-sur-Orbieu, Ornaisons, Raissac-d'Aude and Villedaigne.

This page in French: Visiter Cruscades