Thuir tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thuir: highlights and tourist information

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Thuir is situated in the Pyrenees-Orientales department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 13 kilometres from Perpignan, the department capital (general information: Thuir is 692 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Castelnou at 5 km and Ille-sur-Tet at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thuir, 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 Thuir 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 Thuir

Markets in and near Thuir

Market days in Thuir: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Thuir: market Saturday (0km)
  • Toulouges: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (8km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (12km)
  • Perpignan: market Every day (13km)
  • Le Boulou: market Thursday (14km)
  • Ceret: market Saturday (16km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (18km)
  • Elne: market Wednesday & Friday (18km)
  • Amelie-les-Bains-Palalda: market Thursday (19km)

More information about Thuir, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Thuir, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • 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)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (12km)
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (12km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (15km)
  • Chapel Saint-Martin de Fenollar (Maureillas-las-Illas) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Genis-des-fontaines) (17km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (21km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (30km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (32km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (Casteil) (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (12km)
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (20km)
  • Pic de Fontfrède (21km)
  • Gorges de la Fou (23km)
  • Pic du Canigou (28km)
  • Étang de Leucate (31km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (32km)
  • Paulilles (33km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale de Cerbère-Banyuls (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de Nyer (41km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (44km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thuir

Canton: Thuir

Arrondissement: Perpignan

Department: Pyrenees-Orientales

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 66300

Distance to Thuir

from Perpignan (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 692 km

from Calais: 927 km

from Nice: 385 km

from Bordeaux: 363 km

from Strasbourg: 767 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camelas, Castelnou, Fourques, Le Soler, Llupia, Ponteilla, Saint-Feliu-d'Amont, Saint-Feliu-d'Avall, Terrats and Trouillas.

This page in French: Visiter Thuir