Sidebar Menu

Opoul-Perillos tourism and travel guide

Photo of Opoul-Perillos in Pyrenees-Orientales

Photo is of Fort de Salses at 5 km from Opoul-Perillos

Visit Opoul-Perillos: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Fort de Salses at 5 km and Chateau d'Aguilar at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Opoul-Perillos, 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 Opoul-Perillos in Occitanie.

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

Fort de Salses

Fort de Salses

Castle at 5 km (direction east-south-east)

The medieval fort of Salses was transformed by Vauban to...

See Fort de Salses guide
Chateau d'Aguilar

Chateau d'Aguilar

Castle at 10 km (direction west), in the Aude department

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

See Chateau d'Aguilar guide


at 14 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

The resort at Leucate is one of the liveliest and most interesting...

See Leucate guide
La Palme

La Palme

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

La Palme is a small traditional village in Languedoc-Roussillon with a beach,...

See La Palme guide


at 19 km (direction south)

Those looking for a traditional French town with interesting...

See Perpignan guide
Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Castle at 20 km (direction south), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Palace of Kings of Majorca is an imposing...

See Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca guide
Sigean Nature Reserve

Sigean Nature Reserve

at 20 km (direction north-east), in the Aude department

Sigean is a very popular wildlife park where thousands...

See Sigean Nature Reserve guide
Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus

Castle at 21 km (direction west), in the Aude department

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

See Chateau de Queribus guide


at 23 km (direction north-east), in the Aude department

One of the largest industrial ports in France, Port-la-Nouvelle also has...

See Port-la-Nouvelle guide
Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Castle at 26 km (direction west), in the Aude department

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

See Chateau de Peyrepertuse guide
Fontfroide Abbey

Fontfroide Abbey

Abbey at 29 km (direction west), in the Aude department

The Abbey at Fontfroide dates from the 12th century, and...

See Fontfroide Abbey guide
Chateau de Termes

Chateau de Termes

Castle at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Aude department

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

See Chateau de Termes guide


at 30 km (direction south-west)

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

See Ille-sur-Tet guide
Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Seaside resort at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales guide

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

Map of places to visit near Opoul-Perillos


Markets in and near Opoul-Perillos

  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (11km)
  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Le Barcares: market Monday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Le Barcares: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (19km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Canet-en-Roussillon: market Tuesday & Thursday (21km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (22km)

More information about Opoul-Perillos, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Opoul-Perillos, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (52km)
  • Carcassonne (57km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (27km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (37km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (38km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (38km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (41km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (50km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (52km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Leucate (11km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (25km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (28km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (30km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (32km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (34km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (44km)
  • Paulilles (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (50km)
  • Pic du Canigou (52km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Opoul-Perillos is in the south of France at 19 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Opoul-Perillos is 667 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Opoul-Perillos

Canton: Rivesaltes

Arrondissement: Perpignan

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66600

Distance to Opoul-Perillos

from Perpignan (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 667 km

from Calais: 902 km

from Nice: 368 km

from Bordeaux: 352 km

from Strasbourg: 739 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Opoul-Perillos from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Salses-le-Chateau and Treilles.

This page in French: Visiter Opoul-Perillos

Back To Top