Oms tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Ceret at 7 km from Oms

Visit Oms: highlights and tourist information

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Oms is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales 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 Oms in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ceret at 7 km and Castelnou at 9 km.

Oms, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction south-east)

Ceret has an extensive historic town centre and a Picasso Museum among...

See Ceret guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction south-east)

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

See Castelnou guide


at 11 km (direction south-west)

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 11 km (direction south-west)

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

See Gorges de la Fou guide
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at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Ille-sur-Tet guide
Mount Canigou

Mount Canigou

at 20 km (direction west)

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

See Mount Canigou guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Eus guide
Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Castle at 23 km (direction north-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Palace of Kings of Majorca is an imposing fortress and royal...

See Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

Elne is a quiet town, with the cathedral cloisters among the highlights...

See Elne guide
Prats de Mollo la Preste

Prats de Mollo la Preste

at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Prats de Mollo la Preste guide


at 24 km (direction north-east)

Those looking for a traditional French town with interesting sites will be...

See Perpignan guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Prades guide
Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Seaside resort at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

Activity in the seaside resort of Saint-Cyprien is most definitely centred around...

See Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales guide


Seaside resort at 27 km (direction east)

The long beach, the forest and the lively town mean Argeles-sur-Mer is...

See Argeles-sur-Mer guide

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Map of places to visit near Oms


Markets in and near Oms

  • Ceret: market Saturday (7km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (8km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (11km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (11km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (16km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (17km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Elne: market Wednesday & Friday (23km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (24km)

More information about Oms, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Oms, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (28km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (11km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (11km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (18km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (21km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (24km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (25km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pic de Fontfrède (12km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (12km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (16km)
  • Pic du Canigou (20km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (34km)
  • Paulilles (35km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (39km)
  • Étang de Leucate (42km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (52km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Oms is in the south of France at 24 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Oms is 702 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Oms

Canton: Céret

Arrondissement: Céret

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66400

Distance to Oms

from Perpignan (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 702 km

from Calais: 937 km

from Nice: 393 km

from Bordeaux: 366 km

from Strasbourg: 778 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caixas, Calmeilles, Ceret, Llauro, Montauriol, Prunet-et-Belpuig, Taillet, Taulis, Torderes and Vives.

This page in French: Visiter Oms


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