Porta tourism and travel guide

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Visit Porta: highlights and tourist information

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Porta is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 90 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Porta is 705 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ax-les-Thermes at 21 km and Grotte de Lombrives at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Porta, 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 Porta 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 Porta

Markets in and near Porta

  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (43km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (48km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (49km)

More information about Porta, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Porta, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (24km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (25km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Sisca (10km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (15km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (15km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (37km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (43km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Porta

Canton: Saillagouse

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66760

Distance to Porta

from Perpignan (prefecture): 90 km

from Paris: 705 km

from Calais: 936 km

from Nice: 461 km

from Bordeaux: 321 km

from Strasbourg: 816 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Porte-Puymorens.

This page in French: Visiter Porta