Lavalette tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lavalette in Aude

Visit Lavalette: highlights and tourist information

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Lavalette is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 8 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Lavalette is 631 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Carcassonne at 8 km and Saint-Hilaire at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lavalette, 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 Lavalette 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 Lavalette

Markets in and near Lavalette

  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (8km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (15km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (29km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (33km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (35km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (37km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (39km)

More information about Lavalette, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Lavalette, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (42km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (8km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (25km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (29km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (39km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (41km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (43km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lavalette

Canton: Montréal

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11290

Distance to Lavalette

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 631 km

from Calais: 864 km

from Nice: 408 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 735 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alairac, Arzens, Caux-et-Sauzens, Cavanac, Couffoulens, Leuc, Montclar, Preixan, Roullens and Villarzel-du-Razes.

This page in French: Visiter Lavalette