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Peyrens tourism and travel guide

Photo of Peyrens in Aude

Photo is of Castelnaudary at 5 km from Peyrens

Visit Peyrens: highlights and tourist information

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Peyrens is situated in the Aude department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Castelnaudary at 5 km and La Pomarede at 5 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Peyrens, 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 Peyrens in Occitanie.

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

Castelnaudary

Castelnaudary

at 5 km (direction south)

Slightly away from tourist routes, Castelnaudary has a pleasant canal port...

See Castelnaudary guide
La Pomarede

La Pomarede

at 5 km (direction north-north-west)

Very tiny so don't travel for ages to get here but if...

See La Pomarede guide
Revel

Revel

at 11 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Garonne department

The large arcaded square in the centre of Revel contains one of...

See Revel guide
Soreze

Soreze

at 13 km (direction north-east), in the Tarn department

The abbey-school and numerous ancient colombage houses are among the interesting finds...

See Soreze guide
 
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Saissac

Saissac

at 17 km (direction east)

In Saissac the highlights include the views from the top...

See Saissac guide
Montolieu

Montolieu

at 21 km (direction east)

Built on the edge of a deep ravine, Montolieu is well...

See Montolieu guide
Mirepoix

Mirepoix

at 31 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ariege department

In Mirepoix it is the beautifully preserved centre of the bastide...

See Mirepoix guide
Chateaux de Lastours

Chateaux de Lastours

Castle at 34 km (direction east)

The four ruined castles in Lastours, in cathar country, were built...

See Chateaux de Lastours guide
Castres

Castres

at 35 km (direction north-east), in the Tarn department

While not an important tourist destination, Castres has a pleasant town centre...

See Castres guide
Carcassonne

Carcassonne

Heritage Site at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

The medieval fortress-town of Carcassonne is very extensive and very interesting. Highly...

See Carcassonne guide
Camon

Camon

Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction south), in the Ariege department

The fortified village of Camon, listed as a 'most beautiful...

See Camon guide
Pamiers

Pamiers

at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ariege department

The largest town in Ariege, Pamiers has several notable...

See Pamiers guide
Lavaur

Lavaur

at 39 km (direction north-north-west), in the Tarn department

Lavaur is a pretty red brick town in the Tarn department of...

See Lavaur guide
Limoux

Limoux

at 40 km (direction south-east)

The small town of Limoux is best visited in late spring to...

See Limoux guide

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

Map of places to visit near Peyrens

 
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Markets in and near Peyrens

  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (5km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (11km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Villefranche-de-Lauragais: market Friday (20km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Caraman: market Thursday (25km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (26km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (31km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (31km)
  • Saint-Paul-Cap-de-Joux: market Tuesday (32km)

More information about Peyrens, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Peyrens, France

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

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 (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (28km)
  • Parc aux Bambous (29km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (35km)
  • Jardin des Martels (47km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (49km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (37km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (40km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (60km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Peyrens is in the south of France at 36 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Peyrens is 612 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Peyrens

Canton: Castelnaudary-Nord

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11400

Distance to Peyrens

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 612 km

from Calais: 844 km

from Nice: 429 km

from Bordeaux: 261 km

from Strasbourg: 733 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Castelnaudary, Issel, La Pomarede, Labecede-Lauragais, Puginier, Ricaud, Souilhanels, Souilhe, Soupex and Treville.

This page in French: Visiter Peyrens

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