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Quintillan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Quintillan in Aude

Photo is of Chateau d'Aguilar at 9 km from Quintillan

Visit Quintillan: highlights and tourist information

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Quintillan is situated in the Aude department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau d'Aguilar at 9 km and Chateau de Termes at 13 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Quintillan, 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 Quintillan in Occitanie.

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

Chateau d'Aguilar

Chateau d'Aguilar

Castle at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

The Château d'Aguilar is one of the most famous...

See Chateau d'Aguilar guide
Chateau de Termes

Chateau de Termes

Castle at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

Château De Termes is one of the most important...

See Chateau de Termes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction north-west)

The romantic atmosphere in medieval Lagrasse have made it a...

See Lagrasse guide
Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus

Castle at 16 km (direction south-west)

Castle Quéribus is a famous castle on the summit of a...

See Chateau de Queribus guide
Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Castle at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

Visit the Peyrepertuse Castle, the most popular of the Cathar castles found...

See Chateau de Peyrepertuse guide
Fort de Salses

Fort de Salses

Castle at 22 km (direction east-south-east), in the Pyrenees-Orientales department

The medieval fort of Salses was transformed by Vauban to...

See Fort de Salses guide
Sigean Nature Reserve

Sigean Nature Reserve

at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

Sigean is a very popular wildlife park where thousands of animals...

See Sigean Nature Reserve guide
La Palme

La Palme

at 23 km (direction east)

La Palme is a small traditional village in Languedoc-Roussillon...

See La Palme guide
Fontfroide Abbey

Fontfroide Abbey

Abbey at 24 km (direction north-east)

The Abbey at Fontfroide dates from the 12th century,...

See Fontfroide Abbey guide


at 27 km (direction east)

The resort at Leucate is one of the liveliest and most interesting...

See Leucate guide


at 31 km (direction east)

One of the largest industrial ports in France, Port-la-Nouvelle also has...

See Port-la-Nouvelle guide


at 32 km (direction west)

Rennes-les-Bains is a traditional spa town in the Aude countryside...

See Rennes-les-Bains guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-east), in the Pyrenees-Orientales department

Those looking for a traditional French town with interesting...

See Perpignan guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Orientales department

Here in Ille-sur-Tet it is the remarkable rock formations on...

See Ille-sur-Tet guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aude

Map of places to visit near Quintillan


Markets in and near Quintillan

  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (25km)
  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (30km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (31km)
  • Le Barcares: market Monday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Le Barcares: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (33km)

More information about Quintillan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Quintillan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (40km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (50km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (22km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (37km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (38km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (49km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (19km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (22km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (24km)
  • Étang de Leucate (27km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (33km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (39km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (40km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (44km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (46km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Quintillan is in the south of France at 40 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Quintillan is 656 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Quintillan

Canton: Durban-Corbières

Arrondissement: Narbonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11360

Distance to Quintillan

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 656 km

from Calais: 890 km

from Nice: 378 km

from Bordeaux: 336 km

from Strasbourg: 737 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albas, Cascastel-Des-Corbieres, Palairac and Villeneuve-les-Corbieres.

This page in French: Visiter Quintillan

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