Saint-Nazaire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Nazaire: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Nazaire is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 8 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Saint-Nazaire is 690 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint Cyprien - Pyrenees Orientales at 6 km and Elne at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Nazaire, 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-Nazaire 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 Saint-Nazaire

Markets in and near Saint-Nazaire

  • Canet-en-Roussillon: market Tuesday & Thursday (5km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Thursday & Friday (6km)
  • Elne: market Wednesday & Friday (8km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (9km)
  • Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Argeles-sur-Mer: market Sunday & Monday & Tuesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Argeles-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Le Barcares: market Monday - seasonal market only (14km)

More information about Saint-Nazaire, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Saint-Nazaire, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (4km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (15km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (23km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (30km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (34km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (1km)
  • Étang de Leucate (20km)
  • Paulilles (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (26km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (30km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (31km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (40km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (46km)
  • Pic du Canigou (47km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Nazaire

Canton: Canet-en-Roussillon

Arrondissement: Perpignan

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66140

Distance to Saint-Nazaire

from Perpignan (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 690 km

from Calais: 925 km

from Nice: 365 km

from Bordeaux: 374 km

from Strasbourg: 754 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alenya, Cabestany, Canet-en-Roussillon, Corneilla-Del-Vercol, Saint-Cyprien, Saleilles and Theza.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Nazaire