Tournissan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tournissan: highlights and tourist information

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Tournissan is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 29 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Tournissan is 643 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lagrasse at 4 km and Chateau de Termes at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tournissan, 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 Tournissan in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Tournissan

Markets in and near Tournissan

  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (30km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Saturday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Port-la-Nouvelle: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Gruissan: market every day except Thursday (35km)
  • Leucate: market Saturday & Monday & Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (35km)

More information about Tournissan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Tournissan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Fontfroide (19km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (19km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (28km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (31km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (35km)
  • Étang de Leucate (37km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (44km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (44km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tournissan

Canton: Lagrasse

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11220

Distance to Tournissan

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 643 km

from Calais: 877 km

from Nice: 378 km

from Bordeaux: 325 km

from Strasbourg: 727 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camplong-d'Aude, Jonquieres, Lagrasse, Ribaute, Saint-Laurent-de-la-Cabrerisse, Saint-Pierre-Des-Champs and Talairan.

This page in French: Visiter Tournissan