Rigarda tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rigarda: highlights and tourist information

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Rigarda is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 31 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Rigarda is 693 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Eus at 7 km and Ille-sur-Tet at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rigarda, 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 Rigarda 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 Rigarda

Markets in and near Rigarda

  • Prades: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (9km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (15km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (18km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (20km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (23km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (27km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (30km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (32km)

More information about Rigarda, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Rigarda, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (14km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (36km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (5km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (5km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (9km)
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (9km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (12km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (14km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (16km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (9km)
  • Pic du Canigou (13km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (23km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (24km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (27km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (36km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (38km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (39km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (44km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (44km)
  • Étang de Leucate (45km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rigarda

Canton: Vinça

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66320

Distance to Rigarda

from Perpignan (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 693 km

from Calais: 927 km

from Nice: 402 km

from Bordeaux: 351 km

from Strasbourg: 777 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arboussols, Bouleternere, Espira-de-Conflent, Estoher, Finestret, Glorianes, Joch, Marquixanes, Rodes and Vinca.

This page in French: Visiter Rigarda