Maisons tourism and travel guide

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Visit Maisons: highlights and tourist information

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Maisons is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 39 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Maisons is 660 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Peyrepertuse at 9 km and Chateau d'Aguilar at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Maisons, 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 Maisons 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 Maisons

Markets in and near Maisons

  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (26km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (26km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (28km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (33km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (33km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (34km)

More information about Maisons, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Maisons, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (39km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (58km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (49km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (60km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (28km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (28km)
  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (29km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (31km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (43km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (14km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (16km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (28km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (30km)
  • Étang de Leucate (31km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (36km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (38km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (53km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Maisons

Canton: Tuchan

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11330

Distance to Maisons

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 660 km

from Calais: 894 km

from Nice: 385 km

from Bordeaux: 334 km

from Strasbourg: 743 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Davejean, Dernacueillette, Laroque-de-Fa, Massac, Montgaillard and Palairac.

This page in French: Visiter Maisons