Cucugnan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cucugnan in Aude

Visit Cucugnan: highlights and tourist information

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Cucugnan is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 45 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Cucugnan is 668 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Cucugnan

Castle Quéribus is a famous castle on the summit of a mountain in the south of France used by the Cathars: Chateau de Queribus

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Queribus at 2 km and Chateau de Peyrepertuse at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cucugnan, 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 Cucugnan 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 Cucugnan

Markets in and near Cucugnan

  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (19km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (20km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (24km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (27km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (29km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (32km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (33km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)

More information about Cucugnan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Cucugnan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (35km)
  • Carcassonne (45km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (55km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (20km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (20km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (22km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (34km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (34km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (41km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Galamus (10km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (17km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (20km)
  • Étang de Leucate (32km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (32km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (38km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (38km)
  • Pic du Canigou (39km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (43km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (44km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (47km)
  • Paulilles (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cucugnan

Canton: Tuchan

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11350

Distance to Cucugnan

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 668 km

from Calais: 902 km

from Nice: 389 km

from Bordeaux: 337 km

from Strasbourg: 752 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Duilhac-sous-Peyrepertuse, Lesquerde, Maury, Padern and Rouffiac-Des-Corbieres.

This page in French: Visiter Cucugnan