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Marquixanes tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Eus at 2 km from Marquixanes

Visit Marquixanes: highlights and tourist information

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Marquixanes is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Eus at 2 km and Prades at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marquixanes, 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 Marquixanes in Occitanie.

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

Eus

Eus

Most Beautiful Village at 2 km (direction west)

The steep streets of Eus re very lovely to explore -...

See Eus guide
Prades

Prades

at 6 km (direction west-south-west)

Prades makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring the...

See Prades guide
Molitg-les-Bains

Molitg-les-Bains

at 8 km (direction west)

If you are wanting a spa break in the Pyrenees...

See Molitg-les-Bains guide
Ille-sur-Tet

Ille-sur-Tet

at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

Here in Ille-sur-Tet it is the remarkable rock formations on...

See Ille-sur-Tet guide
 
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Villefranche-de-Conflent

Villefranche-de-Conflent

Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

Villefranche-de-Conflent is a fascinating place to explore, with a fortified ancient...

See Villefranche-de-Conflent guide
Mosset

Mosset

Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

The medieval streets in the heart of Mosset have helped...

See Mosset guide
Mount Canigou

Mount Canigou

at 14 km (direction south-south-west)

Although not very high, Mont Canigou dominates the landscape and...

See Mount Canigou guide
Castelnou

Castelnou

Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction east)

The picturesque village of Castelnou, overlooked by a castle,...

See Castelnou guide
Chateau de Puilaurens

Chateau de Puilaurens

Castle at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Aude department

Castle Puilaurens is a Cathar castle of France in a beautiful mountain...

See Chateau de Puilaurens guide
Arles-sur-Tech

Arles-sur-Tech

at 24 km (direction south-east)

The main highlight in Arles-sur-Tech is the Benedictine Abbey and cloisters,...

See Arles-sur-Tech guide
Gorges de la Fou

Gorges de la Fou

at 24 km (direction south-east)

In the Gorges de la Fou you can walk...

See Gorges de la Fou guide
Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus

Castle at 24 km (direction north-east), in the Aude department

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

See Chateau de Queribus guide
Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Castle at 26 km (direction north-north-east), in the Aude department

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

See Chateau de Peyrepertuse guide
Prats de Mollo la Preste

Prats de Mollo la Preste

at 26 km (direction south)

In Prats-de-Mollo you will enjoy exploring the historic centre, then...

See Prats de Mollo la Preste guide

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Map of places to visit near Marquixanes

 
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Markets in and near Marquixanes

  • Prades: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (12km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (18km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (22km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (24km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (28km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (31km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (34km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (35km)

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Tourist attractions near Marquixanes, France

What to do at Marquixanes? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Marquixanes.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (12km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (33km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (3km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (9km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (10km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (11km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (12km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (16km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (11km)
  • Pic du Canigou (14km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (21km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (21km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (23km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (31km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (31km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (37km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (41km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (41km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (42km)
  • Étang de Leucate (47km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Marquixanes is in the south of France at 34 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Marquixanes is 691 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Marquixanes

Canton: Vinça

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66320

Distance to Marquixanes

from Perpignan (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 691 km

from Calais: 925 km

from Nice: 405 km

from Bordeaux: 346 km

from Strasbourg: 777 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arboussols, Catllar, Codalet, Espira-de-Conflent, Estoher, Eus, Finestret, Glorianes, Joch, Prades, Rigarda, Tarerach and Vinca.

This page in French: Visiter Marquixanes

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