Lagrasse tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lagrasse in Aude

Visit Lagrasse: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The romantic atmosphere in medieval Lagrasse have made it a popular centre for artisans and artists

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Lagrasse. For detailed visitor information see the Lagrasse travel guide.

Lagrasse is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 26 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Lagrasse is 641 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Lagrasse include "most beautiful village".

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontfroide Abbey at 23 km and Chateau d'Aguilar at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lagrasse, 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 Lagrasse 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 Lagrasse

Markets in and near Lagrasse

  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (33km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (33km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (37km)

More information about Lagrasse, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Lagrasse, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (22km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (17km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (22km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (24km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (31km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (33km)
  • Étang de Leucate (41km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (43km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (27km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lagrasse

Canton: Lagrasse

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11220

Distance to Lagrasse

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 641 km

from Calais: 876 km

from Nice: 382 km

from Bordeaux: 321 km

from Strasbourg: 728 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camplong-d'Aude, Caunettes-en-Val, Montlaur, Ribaute, Saint-Martin-Des-Puits, Saint-Pierre-Des-Champs, Talairan and Tournissan.

This page in French: Visiter Lagrasse