Generville tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Castelnaudary at 12 km from Generville

Visit Generville: highlights and tourist information

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Generville 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 Generville in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Castelnaudary at 12 km and Mirepoix at 14 km.

Generville, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction north-north-east)

Slightly away from tourist routes, Castelnaudary has a pleasant canal port and is the...

See Castelnaudary guide


at 14 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ariege department

In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of the bastide town that is...

See Mirepoix guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south), in the Ariege department

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

See Camon guide
La Pomarede

La Pomarede

at 22 km (direction south)

Very tiny so don't travel for ages to get here but if you are...

See La Pomarede guide


at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saissac guide


at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Montolieu guide


at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ariege department

The largest town in Ariege, Pamiers has several notable monuments including the cathedral and...

See Pamiers guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

The large arcaded square in the centre of Revel contains one of the biggest...

See Revel guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Limoux guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-east), in the Tarn department

The abbey-school and numerous ancient colombage houses are among the interesting finds in the...

See Soreze guide


at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Hilaire guide


Heritage Site at 34 km (direction east)

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

See Carcassonne guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Alet-les-Bains guide


at 38 km (direction south-west), in the Ariege department

The narrow medieval streets, the imposing castle above the town and the lovely setting...

See Foix guide

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Markets in and near Generville

  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (12km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (14km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (21km)
  • Villefranche-de-Lauragais: market Friday (27km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (28km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (29km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (29km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (32km)

More information about Generville, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Generville, France

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

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

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (16km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (42km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (51km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (58km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (34km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (35km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (46km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (47km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (51km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (61km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Generville is in the south of France at 34 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Generville is 628 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Generville

Canton: Fanjeaux

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11270

Distance to Generville

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 628 km

from Calais: 860 km

from Nice: 434 km

from Bordeaux: 270 km

from Strasbourg: 748 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cazalrenoux, Fonters-du-Razes, Gaja-la-Selve, La Cassaigne, Lafage, Laurabuc, Laurac, Mireval-Lauragais, Orsans, Ribouisse, Saint-Amans and Saint-Julien-de-Briola.

This page in French: Visiter Generville