Fontanes-de-Sault tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontanes-de-Sault: highlights and tourist information

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Fontanes-de-Sault is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 54 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Fontanes-de-Sault is 677 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Quillan at 14 km and Gorges de l'Aude at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontanes-de-Sault, 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 Fontanes-de-Sault 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 Fontanes-de-Sault

Markets in and near Fontanes-de-Sault

  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (19km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (26km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (34km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (39km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (46km)

More information about Fontanes-de-Sault, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Fontanes-de-Sault, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (29km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (30km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (33km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (33km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (38km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (45km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (45km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (12km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (19km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (23km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (23km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (31km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (33km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (33km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (40km)
  • Pic du Canigou (41km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (45km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontanes-de-Sault

Canton: Belcaire

Arrondissement: Limoux

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11140

Distance to Fontanes-de-Sault

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 677 km

from Calais: 910 km

from Nice: 433 km

from Bordeaux: 314 km

from Strasbourg: 782 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Fontanes-de-Sault from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artigues, Aunat, Bessede-de-Sault, Campagna-de-Sault, Carcanieres, Escouloubre, Espezel, Galinagues, Le Pla, Le Puch, Mazuby, Mijanes, Rodome and Rouze.

This page in French: Visiter Fontanes-de-Sault