Quirbajou tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Quillan at 5 km from Quirbajou

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Quirbajou 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 Quirbajou in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Quillan at 5 km and Gorges de l'Aude at 5 km.

Quirbajou, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction )

Be sure to take a stroll through Quillan as part of your...

See Quillan guide
Gorges de l'Aude

Gorges de l'Aude

Scenery at 5 km (direction )

The Gorges de l'Aude are a scenic highlight to explore close to...

See Gorges de l'Aude guide
Chateau de Puilaurens

Chateau de Puilaurens

Castle at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

Castle Puilaurens is a Cathar castle of France in a beautiful mountain...

See Chateau de Puilaurens guide


at 13 km (direction north-east)

A small village with lovely views, it is also the legends associating...

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide
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at 15 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Rennes-les-Bains guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

The abbey ruins are the most imposing monument in Alet-les-Bains but be...

See Alet-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-east), in the Pyrenees-Orientales department

The medieval streets in the heart of Mosset have helped it become...

See Mosset guide


at 26 km (direction south-east)

The small town of Limoux is best visited in late spring to...

See Limoux guide


at 26 km (direction south-east), in the Pyrenees-Orientales department

If you are wanting a spa break in the Pyrenees mountains the...

See Molitg-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction north-west), in the Ariege department

The fortified village of Camon, listed as a 'most beautiful village of...

See Camon guide


at 29 km (direction west), in the Ariege department

In Montsegur be sure to visit the cathar castle with its lovely...

See Montsegur guide


at 30 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ariege department

A spa town since the 19th century, Ax-les-Thermes is now better known...

See Ax-les-Thermes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction south-east), in the Pyrenees-Orientales department

Villefranche-de-Conflent is a fascinating place to explore, with a fortified ancient village...

See Villefranche-de-Conflent guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction east-south-east), in the Pyrenees-Orientales department

The steep streets of Eus re very lovely to explore - and...

See Eus guide

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Map of places to visit near Quirbajou


Markets in and near Quirbajou

  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (22km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (25km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (29km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (38km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (40km)

More information about Quirbajou, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Quirbajou, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (31km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (36km)
  • Carcassonne (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (32km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (33km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (39km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (40km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (2km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (22km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (24km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (29km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (32km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (34km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (40km)
  • Pic du Canigou (41km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (44km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (45km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (54km)

Geography and distances

Quirbajou is in the south of France at 45 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Quirbajou is 670 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Quirbajou

Canton: Quillan

Arrondissement: Limoux

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11500

Distance to Quirbajou

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 670 km

from Calais: 903 km

from Nice: 423 km

from Bordeaux: 314 km

from Strasbourg: 772 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artigues, Axat, Belvianes-et-Cavirac, Bessede-de-Sault, Cailla, Coudons, Ginoles, Le Clat, Marsa, Quillan, Saint-Julia-de-Bec and Saint-Martin-Lys.

This page in French: Visiter Quirbajou


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