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Visit Py: highlights and tourist information

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Py is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 50 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Py is 707 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mount Canigou at 9 km and Villefranche-de-Conflent at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Py, 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 Py 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 Py


Markets in and near Py

  • Prades: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (27km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (30km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (33km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (36km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (37km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (40km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (44km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (44km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (49km)

More information about Py, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Py, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (11km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (19km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (18km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (5km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (8km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (11km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (22km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (23km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (30km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (7km)
  • Pic du Canigou (9km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (21km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (30km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (30km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (30km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (34km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (39km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (40km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Py

Canton: Olette

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66360

Distance to Py

from Perpignan (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 707 km

from Calais: 941 km

from Nice: 421 km

from Bordeaux: 351 km

from Strasbourg: 797 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Casteil, Escaro, Mantet, Nyer, Sahorre and Vernet-les-Bains.

This page in French: Visiter Py

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