Embres-et-Castelmaure tourism and travel guide

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Visit Embres-et-Castelmaure: highlights and tourist information

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Embres-et-Castelmaure is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 48 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Embres-et-Castelmaure is 659 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau d'Aguilar at 8 km and Fort de Salses at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Embres-et-Castelmaure, 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 Embres-et-Castelmaure in Occitanie.

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


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Map of places to visit near Embres-et-Castelmaure

Markets in and near Embres-et-Castelmaure

  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (19km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Le Barcares: market Monday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Le Barcares: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (28km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (29km)

More information about Embres-et-Castelmaure, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Embres-et-Castelmaure, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (48km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (53km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (31km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (34km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (34km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (40km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (45km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (52km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Leucate (18km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (21km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (28km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (29km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (34km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (34km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (41km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Embres-et-Castelmaure

Canton: Durban-Corbières

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11360

Distance to Embres-et-Castelmaure

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 659 km

from Calais: 894 km

from Nice: 370 km

from Bordeaux: 344 km

from Strasbourg: 735 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Embres-et-Castelmaure from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cascastel-Des-Corbieres, Fraisse-Des-Corbieres, Saint-Jean-de-Barrou and Villeneuve-les-Corbieres.

This page in French: Visiter Embres-et-Castelmaure