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Gincla tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gincla in Aude

Photo is of Chateau de Puilaurens at 5 km from Gincla

Visit Gincla: highlights and tourist information

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Gincla is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 50 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Gincla is 677 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Puilaurens at 5 km and Mosset at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gincla, 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 Gincla 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 Gincla


Markets in and near Gincla

  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (21km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (26km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (31km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (34km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (36km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (38km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (40km)

More information about Gincla, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Gincla, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (20km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (33km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (18km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (21km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (22km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (26km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (28km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (28km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (13km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (26km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (26km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (27km)
  • Pic du Canigou (29km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (34km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (34km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (35km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (41km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gincla

Canton: Axat

Arrondissement: Limoux

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11140

Distance to Gincla

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 677 km

from Calais: 911 km

from Nice: 414 km

from Bordeaux: 328 km

from Strasbourg: 772 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caudies-de-Fenouilledes, Fenouillet, Montfort-sur-Boulzane, Puilaurens, Rabouillet and Salvezines.

This page in French: Visiter Gincla

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