Palairac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Palairac: highlights and tourist information

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Palairac is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 38 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Palairac is 656 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Palairac, 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 Palairac 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 Palairac

Markets in and near Palairac

  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (27km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (30km)
  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (31km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (33km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (34km)

More information about Palairac, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Palairac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (38km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (48km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (25km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (32km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (32km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (38km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (40km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (47km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (15km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (20km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (26km)
  • Étang de Leucate (30km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (32km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (37km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (40km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (42km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (48km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Palairac

Canton: Mouthoumet

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11330

Distance to Palairac

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 656 km

from Calais: 891 km

from Nice: 382 km

from Bordeaux: 333 km

from Strasbourg: 739 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albas, Davejean, Dernacueillette, Felines-Termenes, Maisons, Montgaillard, Quintillan and Villerouge-Termenes.

This page in French: Visiter Palairac