Gardie tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gardie in Aude

Photo is of Saint-Hilaire at 2 km from Gardie

Visit Gardie: highlights and tourist information

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Gardie 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 Gardie in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Hilaire at 2 km and Limoux at 7 km.

Gardie, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 2 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Hilaire guide


at 7 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Limoux guide


at 9 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Alet-les-Bains guide


Heritage Site at 16 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Carcassonne guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

A small village with lovely views, it is also the legends associating Rennes-le-Chateau with...

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide


at 17 km (direction south)

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

See Rennes-les-Bains guide
Chateau de Termes

Chateau de Termes

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

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

See Chateau de Termes guide
Gorges de l\'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

The Gorges de l'Aude are a scenic highlight to explore close to Carcassonne...

See Gorges de l'Aude guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

Be sure to take a stroll through Quillan as part of your trip to...

See Quillan guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east)

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

See Lagrasse guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Montolieu guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction west), in the Ariege department

The fortified village of Camon, listed as a 'most beautiful village of France' is...

See Camon guide
Chateaux de Lastours

Chateaux de Lastours

Castle at 30 km (direction north-north-east)

The four ruined castles in Lastours, in cathar country, were built in the 13th...

See Chateaux de Lastours guide
Chateau de Puilaurens

Chateau de Puilaurens

Castle at 30 km (direction south)

Castle Puilaurens is a Cathar castle of France in a beautiful mountain location...

See Chateau de Puilaurens guide

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Map of places to visit near Gardie


Markets in and near Gardie

  • Limoux: market Friday all day (7km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (34km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (35km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (39km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (40km)

More information about Gardie, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Gardie, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (16km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (18km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (28km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (30km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (34km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (35km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (52km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (55km)

Geography and distances

Gardie is in the south of France at 16 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Gardie is 643 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gardie

Canton: Saint-Hilaire

Arrondissement: Limoux

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11250

Distance to Gardie

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 643 km

from Calais: 876 km

from Nice: 407 km

from Bordeaux: 302 km

from Strasbourg: 744 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belcastel-et-Buc, Cepie, Cournanel, Ladern-sur-Lauquet, Pieusse, Pomas, Saint-Hilaire, Saint-Polycarpe, Verzeille, Villar-Saint-Anselme and Villebazy.

This page in French: Visiter Gardie