Villefort tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villefort: highlights and tourist information

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Villefort is situated in the Aude department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 39 kilometres from Carcassonne, the department capital (general information: Villefort is 656 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Camon at 9 km and Gorges de l'Aude at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villefort, 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 Villefort 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 Villefort

Markets in and near Villefort

  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (10km)
  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (15km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (18km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (19km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Bram: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (39km)

More information about Villefort, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Villefort, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (39km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (49km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (50km)
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (51km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie (Corneilla-de-Conflent) (52km)
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (31km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (10km)
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (19km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (36km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (39km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (39km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (43km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (43km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (46km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (57km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villefort

Canton: Chalabre

Arrondissement: Limoux

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 11230

Distance to Villefort

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 656 km

from Calais: 889 km

from Nice: 432 km

from Bordeaux: 296 km

from Strasbourg: 766 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chalabre, Montbel, Montjardin, Puivert, Rivel, Sainte-Colombe-sur-l'Hers and Sonnac-sur-l'Hers.

This page in French: Visiter Villefort