Pollestres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pollestres: highlights and tourist information

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Pollestres is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 7 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Pollestres is 692 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Perpignan at 7 km and Elne at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pollestres, 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 Pollestres 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 Pollestres

Markets in and near Pollestres

  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (7km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (9km)
  • Elne: market Wednesday & Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Thursday & Friday (11km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (13km)
  • Canet-en-Roussillon: market Tuesday & Thursday (14km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (15km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (16km)

More information about Pollestres, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Pollestres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (42km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (11km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (16km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (21km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (24km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (30km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (41km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (11km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (21km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (23km)
  • Étang de Leucate (25km)
  • Paulilles (26km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (30km)
  • Pic du Canigou (36km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (39km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (49km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pollestres

Canton: Toulouges

Arrondissement: Perpignan

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66450

Distance to Pollestres

from Perpignan (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 692 km

from Calais: 927 km

from Nice: 376 km

from Bordeaux: 369 km

from Strasbourg: 762 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bages, Cabestany, Canohes, Montescot, Ponteilla, Toulouges, Trouillas, Villemolaque and Villeneuve-de-la-Raho.

This page in French: Visiter Pollestres