Ginestas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ginestas in Aude

Visit Ginestas: highlights and tourist information

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Ginestas is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 42 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Ginestas is 623 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bize-Minervois at 6 km and Aigne at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ginestas, 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 Ginestas 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 Ginestas

Markets in and near Ginestas

  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (14km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (16km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (16km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (18km)
  • Fleury: market every day (22km)
  • Gruissan: market every day except Thursday (25km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)

More information about Ginestas, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Ginestas, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (21km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (28km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (17km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (39km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Fontfroide (17km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (26km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (27km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (35km)
  • Mont Caroux (39km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (41km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (45km)
  • Céressou (53km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (56km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ginestas

Canton: Ginestas

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11120

Distance to Ginestas

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 623 km

from Calais: 858 km

from Nice: 358 km

from Bordeaux: 326 km

from Strasbourg: 701 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argeliers, Bize-Minervois, Canet, Mailhac, Marcorignan, Mirepeisset, Paraza, Pouzols-Minervois, Raissac-d'Aude, Roubia, Saint-Marcel-sur-Aude, Saint-Nazaire-d'Aude, Sainte-Valiere, Ventenac-en-Minervois and Villedaigne.

This page in French: Visiter Ginestas