Ria-Sirach tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Prades at 2 km from Ria-Sirach

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Ria-Sirach is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales 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 Ria-Sirach in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Prades at 2 km and Villefranche-de-Conflent at 4 km.

Ria-Sirach, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 2 km (direction east-north-east)

Prades makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring the valleys of...

See Prades guide


Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Villefranche-de-Conflent guide


at 5 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Molitg-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Eus guide


Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction north-west)

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

See Mosset guide
Mount Canigou

Mount Canigou

at 11 km (direction south-south-east)

Although not very high, Mont Canigou dominates the landscape and culture of...

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at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

In Ille-sur-Tet it is the remarkable rock formations on the edge of...

See Ille-sur-Tet guide
Chateau de Puilaurens

Chateau de Puilaurens

Castle at 23 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aude department

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

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Prats de Mollo la Preste

Prats de Mollo la Preste

at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

In Prats-de-Mollo you will enjoy exploring the historic centre, then the energetic...

See Prats de Mollo la Preste guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east)

The picturesque village of Castelnou, overlooked by a castle, is one of...

See Castelnou guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

The main highlight in Arles-sur-Tech is the Benedictine Abbey and cloisters, mostly...

See Arles-sur-Tech guide
Gorges de la Fou

Gorges de la Fou

at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

In the Gorges de la Fou you can walk along the bottom...

See Gorges de la Fou guide
Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus

Castle at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Aude department

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

See Chateau de Queribus guide


at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

Ceret has an extensive historic town centre and a Picasso Museum among...

See Ceret guide

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Map of places to visit near Ria-Sirach


Markets in and near Ria-Sirach

  • Prades: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (20km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (26km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (27km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (29km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (32km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (36km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)

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Tourist attractions near Ria-Sirach, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (4km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (25km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (3km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (5km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (10km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (10km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (15km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (19km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pic du Canigou (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (13km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (19km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (23km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (26km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (30km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (33km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (33km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (34km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (41km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (50km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Ria-Sirach is in the south of France at 42 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Ria-Sirach is 695 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ria-Sirach

Canton: Prades

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66500

Distance to Ria-Sirach

from Perpignan (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 695 km

from Calais: 929 km

from Nice: 413 km

from Bordeaux: 344 km

from Strasbourg: 784 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Ria-Sirach from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Campome, Catllar, Clara, Codalet, Conat, Corneilla-de-Conflent, Eus, Fillols, Fuilla, Molitg-les-Bains, Prades, Taurinya and Villefranche-de-Conflent.

This page in French: Visiter Ria-Sirach