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Montjoi tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Termes at 6 km from Montjoi

Visit Montjoi: highlights and tourist information

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Montjoi is situated in the Aude department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Termes at 6 km and Chateau de Peyrepertuse at 15 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montjoi, 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 Montjoi in Occitanie.

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

Chateau de Termes

Chateau de Termes

Castle at 6 km (direction east)

Château De Termes is one of the most important Cathar...

See Chateau de Termes guide
Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Castle at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

Visit the Peyrepertuse Castle, the most popular of the Cathar castles found...

See Chateau de Peyrepertuse guide
Rennes-les-Bains

Rennes-les-Bains

at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

Rennes-les-Bains is a traditional spa town in the Aude countryside...

See Rennes-les-Bains guide
Lagrasse

Lagrasse

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction north-east)

The romantic atmosphere in medieval Lagrasse have made it a...

See Lagrasse guide
 
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Saint-Hilaire

Saint-Hilaire

at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

Saint-Hilaire is a pleasant village that is dominated by...

See Saint-Hilaire guide
Alet-les-Bains

Alet-les-Bains

at 18 km (direction west)

The abbey ruins are the most imposing monument in Alet-les-Bains but...

See Alet-les-Bains guide
Rennes-le-Chateau

Rennes-le-Chateau

at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

A small village with lovely views, it is also the...

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide
Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus

Castle at 21 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chateau de Queribus guide
Limoux

Limoux

at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

The small town of Limoux is best visited in late spring...

See Limoux guide
Chateau d'Aguilar

Chateau d'Aguilar

Castle at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

The Château d'Aguilar is one of the most famous Cathar castles in...

See Chateau d'Aguilar guide
Chateau de Puilaurens

Chateau de Puilaurens

Castle at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Chateau de Puilaurens guide
Carcassonne

Carcassonne

Heritage Site at 26 km (direction north-north-west)

The medieval fortress-town of Carcassonne is very extensive and very...

See Carcassonne guide
Gorges de l'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Gorges de l'Aude guide
Quillan

Quillan

at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Quillan guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aude

Map of places to visit near Montjoi

 
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Markets in and near Montjoi

  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (23km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (37km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (37km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (40km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)

More information about Montjoi, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Montjoi, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (26km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (46km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (35km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (37km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (37km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (2km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (17km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (26km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (29km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (36km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (38km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (41km)
  • Étang de Leucate (45km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (46km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

 
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Geography and distances

Montjoi is in the south of France at 27 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Montjoi is 652 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montjoi

Canton: Mouthoumet

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11330

Distance to Montjoi

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 652 km

from Calais: 886 km

from Nice: 395 km

from Bordeaux: 319 km

from Strasbourg: 743 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albieres, Bouisse, Caunette-sur-Lauquet, Clermont-sur-Lauquet, Lairiere, Lanet, Mouthoumet, Salza and Vignevieille.

This page in French: Visiter Montjoi

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