Ricaud tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ricaud in Aude

Visit Ricaud: highlights and tourist information

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Ricaud is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 40 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Ricaud is 614 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Castelnaudary at 6 km and La Pomarede at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ricaud, 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 Ricaud in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Ricaud

Markets in and near Ricaud

  • Castelnaudary: market Monday all day (6km)
  • Villefranche-de-Lauragais: market Friday (15km)
  • Revel: market Saturday (15km)
  • Mazeres: market Thursday (20km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Caraman: market Thursday (23km)
  • Puylaurens: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (28km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (29km)
  • Auterive: market Friday (33km)

More information about Ricaud, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Ricaud, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (25km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Loubens (27km)
  • Jardin de l'Évêché (41km)
  • Jardin Royal de Toulouse (45km)
  • Jardin japonais de Toulouse (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cité de Carcassonne (41km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ricaud

Canton: Castelnaudary-Sud

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11400

Distance to Ricaud

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 614 km

from Calais: 845 km

from Nice: 435 km

from Bordeaux: 257 km

from Strasbourg: 737 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Airoux, Baraigne, Castelnaudary, Cumies, Labastide-d'Anjou, Molleville, Montferrand, Montmaur, Peyrens, Puginier, Souilhanels, Souilhe, Soupex and Treville.

This page in French: Visiter Ricaud