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Taurize tourism and travel guide

Photo of Taurize in Aude

Photo is of Chateau de Termes at 9 km from Taurize

Visit Taurize: highlights and tourist information

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Taurize is situated in the Aude department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Termes at 9 km and Lagrasse at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Taurize, 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 Taurize in Occitanie.

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

Chateau de Termes

Chateau de Termes

Castle at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

Château De Termes is one of the most important...

See Chateau de Termes guide
Lagrasse

Lagrasse

Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction east)

The romantic atmosphere in medieval Lagrasse have made it a popular...

See Lagrasse guide
Saint-Hilaire

Saint-Hilaire

at 16 km (direction west)

Saint-Hilaire is a pleasant village that is dominated by...

See Saint-Hilaire guide
Carcassonne

Carcassonne

Heritage Site at 19 km (direction north-west)

The medieval fortress-town of Carcassonne is very extensive and very interesting....

See Carcassonne guide
 
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Alet-les-Bains

Alet-les-Bains

at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

The abbey ruins are the most imposing monument in Alet-les-Bains but be...

See Alet-les-Bains guide
Rennes-les-Bains

Rennes-les-Bains

at 23 km (direction south-west)

Rennes-les-Bains is a traditional spa town in the Aude countryside...

See Rennes-les-Bains guide
Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Chateau de Peyrepertuse

Castle at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

Visit the Peyrepertuse Castle, the most popular of the Cathar...

See Chateau de Peyrepertuse guide
Limoux

Limoux

at 23 km (direction west)

The small town of Limoux is best visited in late spring to...

See Limoux guide
Rennes-le-Chateau

Rennes-le-Chateau

at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

A small village with lovely views, it is also the legends associating...

See Rennes-le-Chateau guide
Caunes-Minervois

Caunes-Minervois

at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

If you are exploreing the Minervois wine region you will also...

See Caunes-Minervois guide
Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus

Castle at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

Castle Quéribus is a famous castle on the summit of a...

See Chateau de Queribus guide
Chateau d'Aguilar

Chateau d'Aguilar

Castle at 29 km (direction south-east)

The Château d'Aguilar is one of the most famous...

See Chateau d'Aguilar guide
Chateaux de Lastours

Chateaux de Lastours

Castle at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

The four ruined castles in Lastours, in cathar country, were...

See Chateaux de Lastours guide
Fontfroide Abbey

Fontfroide Abbey

Abbey at 32 km (direction east)

The Abbey at Fontfroide dates from the 12th century, and...

See Fontfroide Abbey guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aude

Map of places to visit near Taurize

 
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Markets in and near Taurize

  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (24km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (39km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (43km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (43km)

More information about Taurize, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Taurize, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (11km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (19km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (27km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (32km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (32km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (36km)
  • Orgues d'Ille-sur-Tet (46km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (47km)
  • Étang de Leucate (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

 
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Geography and distances

Taurize is in the south of France at 20 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Taurize is 643 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Taurize

Canton: Lagrasse

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11220

Distance to Taurize

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 643 km

from Calais: 877 km

from Nice: 391 km

from Bordeaux: 315 km

from Strasbourg: 734 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arquettes-en-Val, Caunettes-en-Val, Fajac-en-Val, Labastide-en-Val, Mayronnes, Montlaur, Rieux-en-Val, Saint-Martin-Des-Puits, Servies-en-Val, Villar-en-Val and Villetritouls.

This page in French: Visiter Taurize

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