Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Aude

Enjoy the area's history, wineries and cathedral and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Aude. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this walkable city. Take in top local attractions like Narbonne Cathedral and Canal de la Robine. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Aude

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Aude a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carcassonne Golf (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Reserve Africaine Sigean (27.2 mi / 43.7 km)
  • Clot de l'Oum Winery (28.3 mi / 45.5 km)
  • Mazamet Golf Course (28.4 mi / 45.8 km)
  • Golf Santa Rose - Pitch and Putt (29.5 mi / 47.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Aude

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Aude is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cabrespine Cave (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • La Curiosite de L'Auriol (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)
  • Les Gorges de la Cesse (22.4 mi / 36.1 km)
  • Les Gorges du Brian (24 mi / 38.6 km)
  • Gorges de St-Georges (24.1 mi / 38.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Aude

Fly into Carcassonne (CCF-Pays Cathare), the closest airport, located 9.3 mi (15 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Castres (DCM-Mazamet), which is 31.7 mi (51.1 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Verzeille Station, Couffoulens Station and Pomas Station are the main stations that serve the city.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Aude?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Aude. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Carcassonne: 1,342 vacation rentals
  • Narbonne: 2,444 vacation rentals
  • Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne: 1,310 vacation rentals
  • Narbonne Plage: 339 vacation rentals
  • Quillan: 211 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Aude! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Aude?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Aude:

  • Carcassonne: 1,342 rentals
  • Narbonne: 2,444 rentals
  • Quillan: 211 rentals
  • Leucate: 1,711 rentals
  • Gruissan: 1,631 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Aude?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Aude are:

  • Salvaza Airport (CCF): 1,154 vacation rentals
  • Toulouse (XYT-Montaudran): 857 vacation rentals
  • Vias Airport (BZR): 5,118 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Aude?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Aude. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne: 1,310 rentals
  • Lagrasse Abbey: 1,464 rentals
  • St. Michael's Church: 404 rentals
  • Narbonne Cathedral: 3,202 rentals
  • Lock St. Lucia: 3,379 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Aude listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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