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Lagrasse tourism and travel guide

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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

Lagrasse is situated in the Aude department and Occitanie region.

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.

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!

Chateau de Termes

Chateau de Termes

Castle at 11 km (direction south-west)

Château De Termes is one of the most important Cathar...

See Chateau de Termes guide
Fontfroide Abbey

Fontfroide Abbey

Abbey at 23 km (direction east)

The Abbey at Fontfroide dates from the 12th century,...

See Fontfroide Abbey guide
Chateau d'Aguilar

Chateau d'Aguilar

Castle at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

The Château d'Aguilar is one of the most famous...

See Chateau d'Aguilar guide
Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Castle at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

Visit the Peyrepertuse Castle, the most popular of the...

See Chateau de Peyrepertuse guide


at 25 km (direction west)

Saint-Hilaire is a pleasant village that is dominated by...

See Saint-Hilaire guide


Heritage Site at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

The medieval fortress-town of Carcassonne is very extensive and...

See Carcassonne guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

If you are exploreing the Minervois wine region you...

See Caunes-Minervois guide
Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus

Castle at 28 km (direction south)

Castle Quéribus is a famous castle on the summit of a mountain...

See Chateau de Queribus guide
Sigean Nature Reserve

Sigean Nature Reserve

at 30 km (direction east)

Sigean is a very popular wildlife park where thousands of...

See Sigean Nature Reserve guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction north-north-east), in the Herault department

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve...

See Minerve guide


at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

Rennes-les-Bains is a traditional spa town in the Aude countryside...

See Rennes-les-Bains guide


at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Herault department

The fortified village centre of Aigne make it one of our...

See Aigne guide


at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Alet-les-Bains guide


at 32 km (direction north-east)

Bize-Minervois is a small village but its pretty houses...

See Bize-Minervois guide

... 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

What to do at Lagrasse? 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

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


Geography and distances

Lagrasse is in the south of France at 26 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Lagrasse is 641 kilometres from Paris).

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

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