Formigueres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Formigueres: highlights and tourist information

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Formigueres is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 65 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Formigueres is 694 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mosset at 21 km and Villefranche-de-Conflent at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Formigueres, 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 Formigueres in Occitanie.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Orientales

Map of places to visit near Formigueres

Markets in and near Formigueres

  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (35km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (37km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (41km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (43km)

More information about Formigueres, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Formigueres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (12km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (22km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (9km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (23km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (25km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (27km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (33km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (39km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (43km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac des Bouillouses (10km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (10km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (17km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (26km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (29km)
  • Pic du Canigou (31km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (35km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (40km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (43km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (44km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Formigueres

Canton: Mont-Louis

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66210

Distance to Formigueres

from Perpignan (prefecture): 65 km

from Paris: 694 km

from Calais: 927 km

from Nice: 436 km

from Bordeaux: 328 km

from Strasbourg: 796 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caudies-de-Conflent, Fontrabiouse, Les Angles, Matemale, Puyvalador, Real and Sansa.

This page in French: Visiter Formigueres