Ponteilla tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ponteilla: highlights and tourist information

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Ponteilla is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 10 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Ponteilla is 693 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Castelnou at 9 km and Perpignan at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ponteilla, 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 Ponteilla 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 Ponteilla

Markets in and near Ponteilla

  • Thuir: market Saturday (5km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (10km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (11km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (13km)
  • Elne: market Wednesday & Friday (13km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Thursday & Friday (15km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (16km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (16km)

More information about Ponteilla, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Ponteilla, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (37km)

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) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (13km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (14km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (17km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (17km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (19km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (26km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (34km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (36km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (16km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (17km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (21km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (26km)
  • Étang de Leucate (29km)
  • Paulilles (29km)
  • Pic du Canigou (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (33km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (45km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (48km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ponteilla

Canton: Thuir

Arrondissement: Perpignan

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66300

Distance to Ponteilla

from Perpignan (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 693 km

from Calais: 928 km

from Nice: 380 km

from Bordeaux: 367 km

from Strasbourg: 765 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Canohes, Fourques, Llupia, Passa, Pollestres, Saint-Jean-Lasseille, Terrats, Thuir, Toulouges, Trouillas and Villemolaque.

This page in French: Visiter Ponteilla