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Saint-Marsal tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Marsal in Pyrenees-Orientales

Photo is of Arles-sur-Tech at 9 km from Saint-Marsal

Visit Saint-Marsal: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Marsal is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arles-sur-Tech at 9 km and Gorges de la Fou at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Marsal, 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 Saint-Marsal in Occitanie.

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



at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Arles-sur-Tech guide
Gorges de la Fou

Gorges de la Fou

at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Gorges de la Fou guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction north-east)

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

See Castelnou guide


at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

Ceret has an extensive historic town centre and a...

See Ceret guide
Mount Canigou

Mount Canigou

at 14 km (direction west)

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

See Mount Canigou guide


at 15 km (direction west)

Here in Ille-sur-Tet it is the remarkable rock formations on the...

See Ille-sur-Tet guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Eus guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

Prades makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring...

See Prades guide
Prats de Mollo la Preste

Prats de Mollo la Preste

at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

See Prats de Mollo la Preste guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Villefranche-de-Conflent guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Molitg-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Mosset guide
Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca

Castle at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Palace of Kings of Majorca is an imposing fortress and...

See Perpignan Palace of Kings of Majorca guide


at 29 km (direction east-north-east)

Those looking for a traditional French town with interesting sites...

See Perpignan guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Orientales

Map of places to visit near Saint-Marsal


Markets in and near Saint-Marsal

  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (8km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (12km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (15km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (16km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (17km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (18km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (29km)
  • Elne: market Wednesday & Friday (30km)

More information about Saint-Marsal, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Saint-Marsal, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (22km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (41km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (8km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (15km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (17km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (17km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (18km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (19km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Fou (9km)
  • Pic du Canigou (14km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (15km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (28km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (34km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (35km)
  • Paulilles (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (45km)
  • Étang de Leucate (46km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (48km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Saint-Marsal is in the south of France at 29 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Saint-Marsal is 703 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Marsal

Canton: Arles-sur-Tech

Arrondissement: Céret

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66110

Distance to Saint-Marsal

from Perpignan (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 703 km

from Calais: 937 km

from Nice: 399 km

from Bordeaux: 363 km

from Strasbourg: 782 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Marsal from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boule-d'Amont, Caixas, Calmeilles, Glorianes, La Bastide, Montbolo, Prunet-et-Belpuig, Taillet and Taulis.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Marsal

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