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Espira-de-l'Agly tourism and travel guide

Photo of Espira-de-l'Agly in Pyrenees-Orientales

Photo is of Fort de Salses at 10 km from Espira-de-l'Agly

Visit Espira-de-l'Agly: highlights and tourist information

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Espira-de-l'Agly is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Fort de Salses at 10 km and Perpignan at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Espira-de-l'Agly, 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 Espira-de-l'Agly in Occitanie.

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

Fort de Salses

Fort de Salses

Castle at 10 km (direction north-east)

The medieval fort of Salses was transformed by Vauban to create a...

See Fort de Salses guide


at 10 km (direction south-east)

Those looking for a traditional French town with interesting...

See Perpignan guide
Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Castle at 10 km (direction south-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Palace of Kings of Majorca is an imposing...

See Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca guide
Chateau d'Aguilar

Chateau d'Aguilar

Castle at 15 km (direction north-west), in the Aude department

The Château d'Aguilar is one of the most famous Cathar castles in...

See Chateau d'Aguilar guide
Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus

Castle at 19 km (direction west-north-west), in the Aude department

Castle Quéribus is a famous castle on the summit of...

See Chateau de Queribus guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-west)

The picturesque village of Castelnou, overlooked by a castle, is one...

See Castelnou guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

Here in Ille-sur-Tet it is the remarkable rock formations on the...

See Ille-sur-Tet guide


at 22 km (direction north-east), in the Aude department

The resort at Leucate is one of the liveliest and...

See Leucate guide
Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Seaside resort at 22 km (direction south-east)

Activity in the seaside resort of Saint-Cyprien is most definitely centred...

See Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales guide


at 23 km (direction south-east)

Elne is a quiet town, with the cathedral cloisters...

See Elne guide
Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Castle at 25 km (direction west-north-west), in the Aude department

Visit the Peyrepertuse Castle, the most popular of the Cathar...

See Chateau de Peyrepertuse guide
La Palme

La Palme

at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Aude department

La Palme is a small traditional village in Languedoc-Roussillon with a beach,...

See La Palme guide


Seaside resort at 30 km (direction south-east)

The long beach, the forest and the lively town mean...

See Argeles-sur-Mer guide
Sigean Nature Reserve

Sigean Nature Reserve

at 30 km (direction north-north-east), in the Aude department

Sigean is a very popular wildlife park where thousands of...

See Sigean Nature Reserve guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Orientales

Map of places to visit near Espira-de-l'Agly


Markets in and near Espira-de-l'Agly

  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (3km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (10km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (15km)
  • Canet-en-Roussillon: market Tuesday & Thursday (16km)
  • Le Barcares: market Monday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Le Barcares: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (17km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (20km)

Hotels near Espira-de-l'Agly

More information about Espira-de-l'Agly, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Espira-de-l'Agly, France

What to do at Espira-de-l'Agly? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Espira-de-l'Agly.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (14km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (27km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (28km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (30km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (38km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (42km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (44km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Leucate (15km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (18km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (21km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (30km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (37km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (37km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (38km)
  • Paulilles (38km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (40km)
  • Pic du Canigou (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Espira-de-l'Agly is in the south of France at 10 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Espira-de-l'Agly is 677 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Espira-de-l'Agly

Canton: Rivesaltes

Arrondissement: Perpignan

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66600

Distance to Espira-de-l'Agly

from Perpignan (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 677 km

from Calais: 912 km

from Nice: 373 km

from Bordeaux: 357 km

from Strasbourg: 750 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Espira-de-l'Agly from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baixas, Cases-de-Pene, Peyrestortes and Rivesaltes.

This page in French: Visiter Espira-de-l'Agly

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