Montmaur tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of La Pomarede at 9 km from Montmaur

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Montmaur is situated in the Aude department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Montmaur in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Pomarede at 9 km and Castelnaudary at 12 km.

Montmaur, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Pomarede

La Pomarede

at 9 km (direction east)

Very tiny so don't travel for ages to get here but if...

See La Pomarede guide


at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

Slightly away from tourist routes, Castelnaudary has a pleasant canal port and...

See Castelnaudary guide


at 15 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

The large arcaded square in the centre of Revel contains one of...

See Revel guide


at 19 km (direction east-north-east), in the Tarn department

The abbey-school and numerous ancient colombage houses are among the interesting finds...

See Soreze guide
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at 26 km (direction east)

In Saissac the highlights include the views from the top of the...

See Saissac guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

Built on the edge of a deep ravine, Montolieu is well known...

See Montolieu guide


at 34 km (direction south), in the Ariege department

In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of the bastide town...

See Mirepoix guide


at 34 km (direction south), in the Tarn department

Lavaur is a pretty red brick town in the Tarn department of...

See Lavaur guide


at 36 km (direction south-west), in the Ariege department

The largest town in Ariege, Pamiers has several notable monuments including the...

See Pamiers guide


at 40 km (direction east-north-east), in the Tarn department

While not an important tourist destination, Castres has a pleasant town centre...

See Castres guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Garonne department

Toulouse, with its famous red-brick architecture, is one of the most impressive...

See Toulouse guide
The Jardin des Martels

The Jardin des Martels

Garden at 42 km (direction west-north-west), in the Tarn department

The Jardins des Martels is a beautiful garden and mini-farm near Toulouse....

See The Jardin des Martels guide


at 42 km (direction west-north-west), in the Tarn department

Giroussens is a pretty village and home to a ceramic centre and...

See Giroussens guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction north-east), in the Tarn department

Lautrec is a small village, but both the views and the intereting...

See Lautrec guide

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Markets in and near Montmaur

  • Villefranche-de-Lauragais: market Friday (10km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (12km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (15km)
  • Caraman: market Thursday (17km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (21km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (28km)
  • Auterive: market Friday (30km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Montmaur, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Montmaur, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (21km)
  • Parc aux Bambous (28km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (39km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (40km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (40km)
  • Jardin des Martels (42km)
  • Parc du château de Merville (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (47km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Montmaur is in the south of France at 45 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Montmaur is 609 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montmaur

Canton: Castelnaudary-Nord

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11320

Distance to Montmaur

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 609 km

from Calais: 840 km

from Nice: 438 km

from Bordeaux: 251 km

from Strasbourg: 735 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Airoux, Avignonet-Lauragais, Belesta-en-Lauragais, Folcarde, Gourvieille, Labastide-d'Anjou, Les Casses, Lux, Montferrand, Mourvilles-Hautes, Ricaud, Rieumajou, Saint-Paulet, Souilhanels, Souilhe and Soupex.

This page in French: Visiter Montmaur


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