Orsans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orsans: highlights and tourist information

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Orsans is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 30 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Orsans is 634 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mirepoix at 12 km and Camon at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orsans, 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 Orsans in Occitanie.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Orsans

Markets in and near Orsans

  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (12km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (17km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (22km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (26km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (28km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (29km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (32km)

More information about Orsans, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Orsans, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Orsans.

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 (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (19km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (29km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (31km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (40km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (44km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (45km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orsans

Canton: Fanjeaux

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11270

Distance to Orsans

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 634 km

from Calais: 866 km

from Nice: 431 km

from Bordeaux: 277 km

from Strasbourg: 750 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellegarde-du-Razes, Cazalrenoux, Fanjeaux, Fenouillet-du-Razes, Generville, Hounoux, La Cassaigne, La Courtete, Malegoude, Montgradail, Plavilla, Saint-Gauderic, Saint-Julien-de-Briola and Sainte-Foi.

This page in French: Visiter Orsans