Ortaffa tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ortaffa: highlights and tourist information

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Ortaffa is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 13 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Ortaffa is 699 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Elne at 5 km and Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ortaffa, 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 Ortaffa in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Ortaffa

Markets in and near Ortaffa

  • Elne: market Wednesday & Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Thursday & Friday (8km)
  • Argeles-sur-Mer: market Sunday & Monday & Tuesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Argeles-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (10km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (13km)
  • Collioure: market Wednesday & Sunday (15km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (15km)

More information about Ortaffa, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Ortaffa, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (4km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (11km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (12km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (27km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (27km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (28km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (43km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (12km)
  • Paulilles (19km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (23km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (27km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (29km)
  • Étang de Leucate (30km)
  • Pic du Canigou (39km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (46km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (57km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ortaffa

Canton: Elne

Arrondissement: Perpignan

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66560

Distance to Ortaffa

from Perpignan (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 699 km

from Calais: 934 km

from Nice: 374 km

from Bordeaux: 377 km

from Strasbourg: 766 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bages, Banyuls-Dels-Aspres, Brouilla, Corneilla-Del-Vercol, Elne, Montescot, Palau-Del-Vidre, Saint-Andre, Saint-Genis-Des-Fontaines, Saint-Jean-Lasseille and Sorede.

This page in French: Visiter Ortaffa