Le Barcares tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Barcares: highlights and tourist information

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Le Barcares is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 16 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Le Barcares is 676 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fort de Salses at 11 km and Leucate at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Barcares, 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 Le Barcares in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Orientales

Map of places to visit near Le Barcares

Markets in and near Le Barcares

Market days in Le Barcares: seasonal market: Monday; weekly market: Wednesday & Sunday & Friday;

  • Le Barcares: market Monday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Le Barcares: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (0km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Canet-en-Roussillon: market Tuesday & Thursday (10km)
  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (13km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (16km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Thursday & Friday (20km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)

More information about Le Barcares, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Le Barcares, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (29km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (37km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (37km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (38km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (43km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Leucate (7km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (14km)
  • Paulilles (33km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (37km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (38km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (45km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (46km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Barcares

Canton: Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque

Arrondissement: Perpignan

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66420

Distance to Le Barcares

from Perpignan (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 676 km

from Calais: 911 km

from Nice: 357 km

from Bordeaux: 368 km

from Strasbourg: 740 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Hippolyte, Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque and Torreilles.

This page in French: Visiter Le Barcares