Railleu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Railleu: highlights and tourist information

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Railleu is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 60 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Railleu is 697 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villefranche-de-Conflent at 15 km and Mosset at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Railleu, 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 Railleu 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 Railleu

Markets in and near Railleu

  • Prades: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (38km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (41km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (42km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (43km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (47km)

More information about Railleu, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Railleu, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Railleu.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (10km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (15km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (7km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (17km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (18km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (20km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (28km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (33km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (10km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (15km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (15km)
  • Pic du Canigou (24km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (28km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (36km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (37km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (37km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (37km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (41km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Railleu

Canton: Olette

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66360

Distance to Railleu

from Perpignan (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 697 km

from Calais: 930 km

from Nice: 431 km

from Bordeaux: 334 km

from Strasbourg: 795 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ayguatebia-Talau, Canaveilles, Caudies-de-Conflent, Matemale, Real and Sansa.

This page in French: Visiter Railleu