Fonties-d'Aude tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fonties-d'Aude in Aude

Photo is of Carcassonne at 8 km from Fonties-d'Aude

Visit Fonties-d'Aude: highlights and tourist information

To Visit Attractions Book a visit

Fonties-d'Aude is situated in the Aude 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 Fonties-d'Aude in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Carcassonne at 8 km and Saint-Hilaire at 16 km.

Fonties-d'Aude, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Heritage Site at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

The medieval fortress-town of Carcassonne is very extensive and very interesting. Highly...

See Carcassonne guide


at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

Saint-Hilaire is a pleasant village that is dominated by the lovely Abbey...

See Saint-Hilaire guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-east)

If you are exploreing the Minervois wine region you will also want...

See Caunes-Minervois guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

The romantic atmosphere in medieval Lagrasse have made it a popular centre...

See Lagrasse guide
Chateaux de Lastours

Chateaux de Lastours

Castle at 18 km (direction north-north-west)

The four ruined castles in Lastours, in cathar country, were built in...

See Chateaux de Lastours guide
Chateau de Termes

Chateau de Termes

Castle at 22 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Termes guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

Built on the edge of a deep ravine, Montolieu is well known...

See Montolieu guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

The small town of Limoux is best visited in late spring to...

See Limoux guide


at 27 km (direction south-west)

The abbey ruins are the most imposing monument in Alet-les-Bains but be...

See Alet-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction east-north-east), in the Herault department

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve are very pleasant...

See Minerve guide


at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

In Saissac the highlights include the views from the top of the...

See Saissac guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

Rennes-les-Bains is a traditional spa town in the Aude countryside...

See Rennes-les-Bains guide


at 33 km (direction south-west)

A small village with lovely views, it is also the legends associating...

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide


at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Herault department

The fortified village centre of Aigne make it one of our favourite...

See Aigne guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aude

Arrange a visit to Fonties-d'Aude

Organise your visit using the options shown...

Hotels in Fonties-d'Aude best prices


For great prices on car hire throughout France and Corsica please visit our recommended partner at

Map of places to visit near Fonties-d'Aude


Markets in and near Fonties-d'Aude

  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (8km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (25km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (34km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (35km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (35km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (42km)

More information about Fonties-d'Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Fonties-d'Aude, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (8km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (19km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (24km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (36km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (38km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (39km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (44km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (53km)
  • Étang de Leucate (58km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Fonties-d'Aude is in the south of France at 9 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Fonties-d'Aude is 630 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Fonties-d'Aude

Canton: Capendu

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11800

Distance to Fonties-d'Aude

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 630 km

from Calais: 864 km

from Nice: 393 km

from Bordeaux: 304 km

from Strasbourg: 726 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Fonties-d'Aude from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Badens, Barbaira, Berriac, Bouilhonnac, Floure, Montirat, Monze, Palaja, Pradelles-en-Val, Rustiques, Trebes and Villedubert.

This page in French: Visiter Fonties-d'Aude