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Esperaza tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Rennes-le-Chateau at 3 km from Esperaza

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Visit Esperaza: highlights and tourist information

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Esperaza is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 33 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Esperaza is 658 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Rennes-le-Chateau at 3 km and Gorges de l'Aude at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Esperaza, 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 Esperaza 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 Esperaza


Markets in and near Esperaza

Market days in Esperaza: weekly market: Thursday & Sunday;

  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (0km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (13km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (24km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (31km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (33km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (33km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (39km)

More information about Esperaza, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Esperaza, France

What to do at Esperaza? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Esperaza.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (33km)
  • 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 (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (38km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (42km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (43km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (43km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (11km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (21km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (24km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (24km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (32km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (44km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (44km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (45km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Esperaza

Canton: Quillan

Arrondissement: Limoux

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11260

Distance to Esperaza

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 658 km

from Calais: 892 km

from Nice: 417 km

from Bordeaux: 308 km

from Strasbourg: 760 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antugnac, Bouriege, Brenac, Campagne-sur-Aude, Cassaignes, Conilhac-de-la-Montagne, Couiza, Coustaussa, Fa, Granes, La Serpent, Luc-sur-Aude, Montazels, Rennes-le-Chateau and Saint-Ferriol.

This page in French: Visiter Esperaza

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