Taurinya tourism and travel guide

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Visit Taurinya: highlights and tourist information

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Taurinya is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 41 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Taurinya is 698 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Prades at 4 km and Villefranche-de-Conflent at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Taurinya, 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 Taurinya 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 Taurinya

Markets in and near Taurinya

  • Prades: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (19km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (24km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (25km)
  • Thuir: market Saturday (28km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (29km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (34km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (40km)

More information about Taurinya, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Taurinya, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (5km)
  • Mont-Louis citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (26km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Catalanes (25km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (2km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (4km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (8km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (11km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (13km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (19km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pic du Canigou (7km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (13km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (19km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (20km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (29km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (31km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (34km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (35km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (35km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (44km)
  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (54km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Taurinya

Canton: Prades

Arrondissement: Prades

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66500

Distance to Taurinya

from Perpignan (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 698 km

from Calais: 931 km

from Nice: 412 km

from Bordeaux: 348 km

from Strasbourg: 785 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Casteil, Catllar, Clara, Codalet, Conat, Corneilla-de-Conflent, Espira-de-Conflent, Estoher, Fillols, Fuilla, Prades, Ria-Sirach, Sahorre, Vernet-les-Bains and Villefranche-de-Conflent.

This page in French: Visiter Taurinya