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Mont-Louis tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mont-Louis in Pyrenees-Orientales

Photo is of Villefranche-de-Conflent at 22 km from Mont-Louis

Visit Mont-Louis: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Villefranche-de-Conflent at 22 km and Mosset at 26 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Mont-Louis, 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 Mont-Louis in Occitanie.

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

Villefranche-de-Conflent

Villefranche-de-Conflent

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Villefranche-de-Conflent guide
Mosset

Mosset

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-east)

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

See Mosset guide
Molitg-les-Bains

Molitg-les-Bains

at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Molitg-les-Bains guide
Mount Canigou

Mount Canigou

at 28 km (direction east)

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

See Mount Canigou guide
 
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Prades

Prades

at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Prades guide
Eus

Eus

Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Eus guide
Prats de Mollo la Preste

Prats de Mollo la Preste

at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Prats de Mollo la Preste guide
Ax-les-Thermes

Ax-les-Thermes

at 33 km (direction north-west), in the Ariege department

A spa town since the 19th century, Ax-les-Thermes is now better known...

See Ax-les-Thermes guide
Chateau de Puilaurens

Chateau de Puilaurens

Castle at 36 km (direction north-north-east), in the Aude department

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

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Quillan

Quillan

at 41 km (direction north-north-east), in the Aude department

Be sure to take a stroll through Quillan as part of your...

See Quillan guide
Gorges de l'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 41 km (direction north-north-east), in the Aude department

The Gorges de l'Aude are a scenic highlight to explore close to...

See Gorges de l'Aude guide
Arles-sur-Tech

Arles-sur-Tech

at 42 km (direction east)

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

See Arles-sur-Tech guide
Gorges de la Fou

Gorges de la Fou

at 42 km (direction east)

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

See Gorges de la Fou guide
Ille-sur-Tet

Ille-sur-Tet

at 45 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Ille-sur-Tet guide

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

Map of places to visit near Mont-Louis

 
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Markets in and near Mont-Louis

  • Prades: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (45km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (47km)

Hotels near Mont-Louis

More information about Mont-Louis, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Mont-Louis, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (0km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (22km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (3km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (22km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (23km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (24km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (36km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (39km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Bouillouses (12km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (13km)
  • Pic du Canigou (28km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (32km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (37km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (40km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (45km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (47km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (47km)
 
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Geography and distances

Mont-Louis is in the south of France at 67 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Mont-Louis is 706 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mont-Louis

Canton: Mont-Louis

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66210

Distance to Mont-Louis

from Perpignan (prefecture): 67 km

from Paris: 706 km

from Calais: 939 km

from Nice: 438 km

from Bordeaux: 338 km

from Strasbourg: 805 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Mont-Louis from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bolquere, Eyne, Fontpedrouse, La Cabanasse, La Llagonne, Llo, Planes, Saint-Pierre-Dels-Forcats and Sauto.

This page in French: Visiter Mont-Louis

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