Fitou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fitou in Aude

Visit Fitou: highlights and tourist information

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Fitou is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 62 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Fitou is 665 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Leucate at 4 km and Fort de Salses at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fitou, 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 Fitou 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 Fitou

Markets in and near Fitou

  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Le Barcares: market Monday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Le Barcares: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (16km)
  • Canet-en-Roussillon: market Tuesday & Thursday (21km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (23km)

More information about Fitou, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Fitou, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (26km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (39km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (45km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (46km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Leucate (5km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (25km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (26km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (37km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (38km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (41km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (42km)
  • Paulilles (45km)
  • Pic du Canigou (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fitou

Canton: Sigean

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11510

Distance to Fitou

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 665 km

from Calais: 900 km

from Nice: 358 km

from Bordeaux: 358 km

from Strasbourg: 733 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caves, Feuilla, Leucate and Treilles.

This page in French: Visiter Fitou