Puicheric tourism and travel guide

Photo of Puicheric in Aude

Photo is of Caunes-Minervois at 14 km from Puicheric

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Puicheric is situated in the Aude department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Puicheric in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Caunes-Minervois at 14 km and Lagrasse at 15 km.

Puicheric, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 14 km (direction north-west)

If you are exploreing the Minervois wine region you will also want to take...

See Caunes-Minervois guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction south)

The romantic atmosphere in medieval Lagrasse have made it a popular centre for artisans...

See Lagrasse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction north-east), in the Herault department

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve are very pleasant to explore,...

See Minerve guide


at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Herault department

The fortified village centre of Aigne make it one of our favourite Minervois villages...

See Aigne guide


Heritage Site at 22 km (direction west)

The medieval fortress-town of Carcassonne is very extensive and very interesting. Highly recommended!...

See Carcassonne guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

Bize-Minervois is a small village but its pretty houses and popular swimming river in...

See Bize-Minervois guide
Chateaux de Lastours

Chateaux de Lastours

Castle at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

The four ruined castles in Lastours, in cathar country, were built in the 13th...

See Chateaux de Lastours guide
Fontfroide Abbey

Fontfroide Abbey

Abbey at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

The Abbey at Fontfroide dates from the 12th century, and is one of the...

See Fontfroide Abbey guide
Chateau de Termes

Chateau de Termes

Castle at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

Château De Termes is one of the most important Cathar castles in southern France...

See Chateau de Termes guide


at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

Saint-Hilaire is a pleasant village that is dominated by the lovely Abbey of Saint-Hilaire,...

See Saint-Hilaire guide


at 31 km (direction east)

Among other highlights, the parts of Narbonne along the canal and around the cathedral...

See Narbonne guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

Built on the edge of a deep ravine, Montolieu is well known as a...

See Montolieu guide


at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Herault department

The busy village of Saint-Chinian in the Minerves is best known for the good...

See Saint-Chinian guide
Sigean Nature Reserve

Sigean Nature Reserve

at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

Sigean is a very popular wildlife park where thousands of animals such as lions,...

See Sigean Nature Reserve guide

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Markets in and near Puicheric

  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (28km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (32km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (32km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (34km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (35km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)

More information about Puicheric, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Puicheric, France

What to do at Puicheric? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Puicheric.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (39km)
  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (20km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (21km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (25km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (29km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (30km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (45km)
  • Étang de Leucate (52km)
  • Mont Caroux (52km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Puicheric is in the south of France at 22 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Puicheric is 627 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Puicheric

Canton: Peyriac-Minervois

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11700

Distance to Puicheric

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 627 km

from Calais: 861 km

from Nice: 379 km

from Bordeaux: 312 km

from Strasbourg: 716 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blomac, Capendu, Castelnau-d'Aude, Comigne, Douzens, Escales, Fontcouverte, La Redorte, Montbrun-Des-Corbieres, Moux, Roquecourbe-Minervois, Saint-Couat-d'Aude and Saint-Frichoux.

This page in French: Visiter Puicheric