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Visit Issel: highlights and tourist information

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Issel is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 34 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Issel is 611 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Pomarede at 5 km and Castelnaudary at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Issel, 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 Issel 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 Issel


Markets in and near Issel

  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (6km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (10km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Villefranche-de-Lauragais: market Friday (22km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Caraman: market Thursday (26km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (28km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (32km)

More information about Issel, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Issel, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (28km)
  • Parc aux Bambous (31km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (33km)
  • Jardin des Martels (47km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (50km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (35km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (38km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (59km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Issel

Canton: Castelnaudary-Nord

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11400

Distance to Issel

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 611 km

from Calais: 843 km

from Nice: 427 km

from Bordeaux: 262 km

from Strasbourg: 731 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Castelnaudary, La Pomarede, Labecede-Lauragais, Les Brunels, Peyrens, Puginier, Saint-Papoul, Souilhanels, Souilhe, Treville and Verdun-en-Lauragais.

This page in French: Visiter Issel

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