Estagel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Estagel in Pyrenees-Orientales

Photo is of Chateau de Queribus at 10 km from Estagel

Visit Estagel: highlights and tourist information

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Estagel is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Estagel in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Queribus at 10 km and Ille-sur-Tet at 13 km.

Estagel, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus

Castle at 10 km (direction north-west), in the Aude department

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

See Chateau de Queribus guide


at 13 km (direction south-west)

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

See Ille-sur-Tet guide
Chateau d'Aguilar

Chateau d'Aguilar

Castle at 14 km (direction north-north-east), in the Aude department

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

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Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Castle at 16 km (direction north-west), in the Aude department

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

See Chateau de Peyrepertuse guide
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Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction south)

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

See Castelnou guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

Those looking for a traditional French town with interesting sites will be...

See Perpignan guide
Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Castle at 18 km (direction east-south-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Palace of Kings of Majorca is an imposing fortress and royal...

See Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca guide
Fort de Salses

Fort de Salses

Castle at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Fort de Salses guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

The steep streets of Eus re very lovely to explore - and...

See Eus guide
Chateau de Termes

Chateau de Termes

Castle at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aude department

Château De Termes is one of the most important Cathar castles in...

See Chateau de Termes guide


at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

Prades makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring the valleys of...

See Prades guide


at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

If you are wanting a spa break in the Pyrenees mountains the...

See Molitg-les-Bains guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Elne guide
Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Seaside resort at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Map of places to visit near Estagel


Markets in and near Estagel

  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (9km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (12km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (14km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (16km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (18km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Canet-en-Roussillon: market Tuesday & Thursday (27km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Le Barcares: market Monday - seasonal market only (28km)

More information about Estagel, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Estagel, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (34km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (55km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (13km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (20km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (31km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (31km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (32km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (34km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (13km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (19km)
  • Étang de Leucate (26km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (27km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (29km)
  • Pic du Canigou (34km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (36km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (36km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (41km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (43km)
  • Paulilles (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Estagel is in the south of France at 18 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Estagel is 677 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Estagel

Canton: Latour-de-France

Arrondissement: Perpignan

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66310

Distance to Estagel

from Perpignan (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 677 km

from Calais: 912 km

from Nice: 384 km

from Bordeaux: 349 km

from Strasbourg: 756 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Calce, Latour-de-France, Montner and Tautavel.

This page in French: Visiter Estagel


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