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Photo is of Castelnou at 10 km from Passa

Visit Passa: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Castelnou at 10 km and Ceret at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Passa, 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 Passa in Occitanie.

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

Castelnou

Castelnou

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Castelnou guide
Ceret

Ceret

at 10 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ceret guide
Elne

Elne

at 14 km (direction east)

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

See Elne guide
Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Castle at 15 km (direction north-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca guide
 
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Perpignan

Perpignan

at 16 km (direction north-east)

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

See Perpignan guide
Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales

Seaside resort at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales guide
Argeles-sur-Mer

Argeles-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 18 km (direction east)

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

See Argeles-sur-Mer guide
Ille-sur-Tet

Ille-sur-Tet

at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Ille-sur-Tet guide
Arles-sur-Tech

Arles-sur-Tech

at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

The main highlight in Arles-sur-Tech is the Benedictine Abbey and cloisters,...

See Arles-sur-Tech guide
Gorges de la Fou

Gorges de la Fou

at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Gorges de la Fou guide
Collioure

Collioure

Seaside resort at 23 km (direction east)

With a very attractive traditional harbour town to exlore and...

See Collioure guide
Port Vendres

Port Vendres

at 25 km (direction east)

Port-Vendres is a natural port (unusual here in southern Languedoc),...

See Port Vendres guide
Banyuls-sur-Mer

Banyuls-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

As well as the beach in Banyuls-sur-Mer there is also an...

See Banyuls-sur-Mer guide
Mount Canigou

Mount Canigou

at 29 km (direction west)

Although not very high, Mont Canigou dominates the landscape...

See Mount Canigou guide

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

Map of places to visit near Passa

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Markets in and near Passa

  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (6km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (8km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (10km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Elne: market Wednesday & Friday (14km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (15km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (16km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (16km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Thursday & Friday (17km)

More information about Passa, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Passa, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (36km)

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) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (10km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (16km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (18km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (19km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (27km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (34km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pic de Fontfrède (15km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (19km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (19km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (21km)
  • Paulilles (27km)
  • Pic du Canigou (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (32km)
  • Étang de Leucate (34km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (44km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (52km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Passa is in the south of France at 16 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Passa is 699 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Passa

Canton: Thuir

Arrondissement: Perpignan

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66300

Distance to Passa

from Perpignan (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 699 km

from Calais: 934 km

from Nice: 383 km

from Bordeaux: 370 km

from Strasbourg: 771 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Banyuls-Dels-Aspres, Fourques, Le Boulou, Llauro, Llupia, Ponteilla, Saint-Jean-Lasseille, Terrats, Torderes, Tresserre, Trouillas, Villemolaque and Vives.

This page in French: Visiter Passa

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