Port-la-Nouvelle tourism and travel guide

Photo of Port-la-Nouvelle in Aude

Visit Port-la-Nouvelle: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: One of the largest industrial ports in France, Port-la-Nouvelle also has a popular beach resort in the town

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Port-la-Nouvelle. For detailed visitor information see the Port-la-Nouvelle travel guide.

Port-la-Nouvelle is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 60 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Port-la-Nouvelle is 651 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Palme at 7 km and Gruissan at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Port-la-Nouvelle, 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 Port-la-Nouvelle 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 Port-la-Nouvelle

Markets in and near Port-la-Nouvelle

Market days in Port-la-Nouvelle: seasonal market: Saturday; weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Gruissan: market every day except Thursday (10km)
  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (19km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (24km)
  • Fleury: market every day (24km)
  • Le Barcares: market Monday - seasonal market only (25km)

More information about Port-la-Nouvelle, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Port-la-Nouvelle, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (33km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (16km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (17km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (39km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (52km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (52km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Fontfroide (16km)
  • Étang de Leucate (20km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (22km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (39km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (51km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (9km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Port-la-Nouvelle

Canton: Sigean

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11210

Distance to Port-la-Nouvelle

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 651 km

from Calais: 886 km

from Nice: 350 km

from Bordeaux: 353 km

from Strasbourg: 718 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Port-la-Nouvelle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Palme and Sigean.

This page in French: Visiter Port-la-Nouvelle