Trassanel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Trassanel in Aude

Visit Trassanel: highlights and tourist information

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Trassanel is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 16 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Trassanel is 613 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaux de Lastours at 5 km and Caunes-Minervois at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Trassanel, 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 Trassanel 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 Trassanel

Markets in and near Trassanel

  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (17km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (22km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Labruguiere: market Friday (26km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (31km)
  • Castres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (37km)

More information about Trassanel, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Trassanel, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (2km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (17km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (26km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (41km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (45km)
  • Mont Caroux (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Trassanel

Canton: Mas-Cabardès

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11160

Distance to Trassanel

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 613 km

from Calais: 847 km

from Nice: 392 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 712 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cabrespine, Fournes-Cabardes, Labastide-Esparbairenque, Lastours, Les Ilhes, Limousis, Roquefere, Salleles-Cabardes and Villeneuve-Minervois.

This page in French: Visiter Trassanel