Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste tourism and travel guide

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Visit Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: In Prats-de-Mollo you will enjoy exploring the historic centre, then the energetic can climb the hill to the Fort Lagarede above the town

Important note

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

Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 47 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste is 718 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mount Canigou at 13 km and Gorges de la Fou at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste, 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 Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste 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 Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste

Markets in and near Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste

  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (18km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (24km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (32km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (33km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (34km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (36km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)
  • Elne: market Wednesday & Friday (46km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (47km)

More information about Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (23km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (14km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (20km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (21km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (23km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (29km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (30km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (32km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Fou (12km)
  • Pic du Canigou (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (22km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (23km)
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (32km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (44km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (44km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (52km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste

Canton: Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste

Arrondissement: Céret

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66230

Distance to Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste

from Perpignan (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 718 km

from Calais: 952 km

from Nice: 415 km

from Bordeaux: 366 km

from Strasbourg: 800 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lamanere, Le Tech and Serralongue.

This page in French: Visiter Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste