Fontcouverte tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontcouverte: highlights and tourist information

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Fontcouverte is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 28 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Fontcouverte is 633 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lagrasse at 10 km and Fontfroide Abbey at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontcouverte, 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 Fontcouverte 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 Fontcouverte

Markets in and near Fontcouverte

  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (26km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (31km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Gruissan: market every day except Thursday (33km)

More information about Fontcouverte, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Fontcouverte, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (39km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (17km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Fontfroide (18km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (26km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (27km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (28km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (34km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (41km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (41km)
  • Étang de Leucate (44km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (24km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontcouverte

Canton: Lézignan-Corbières

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11700

Distance to Fontcouverte

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 633 km

from Calais: 867 km

from Nice: 375 km

from Bordeaux: 320 km

from Strasbourg: 718 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camplong-d'Aude, Conilhac-Corbieres, Fabrezan, Ferrals-les-Corbieres, Lezignan-Corbieres, Montbrun-Des-Corbieres, Moux, Puicheric, Roquecourbe-Minervois and Saint-Couat-d'Aude.

This page in French: Visiter Fontcouverte