Targassonne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Targassonne: highlights and tourist information

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Targassonne is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 77 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Targassonne is 707 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ax-les-Thermes at 28 km and Villefranche-de-Conflent at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Targassonne, 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 Targassonne 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 Targassonne

Markets in and near Targassonne

  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Prades: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (44km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (45km)

More information about Targassonne, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Targassonne, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (10km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (12km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (32km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (34km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Bouillouses (8km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (8km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (23km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (24km)
  • Pic du Canigou (38km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (41km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (45km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (51km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Targassonne

Canton: Saillagouse

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66120

Distance to Targassonne

from Perpignan (prefecture): 77 km

from Paris: 707 km

from Calais: 940 km

from Nice: 448 km

from Bordeaux: 332 km

from Strasbourg: 811 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dorres, Egat, Estavar, Font-Romeu-Odeillo-Via, Llo, Saillagouse and Ur.

This page in French: Visiter Targassonne