Quillan is located in the department Aude (11) region Languedoc-Rousillon.
It’s the best base to discover the land of the Cathars, and to visit the beautiful towns like Carcassonne, Perpignan, Toulouse, Foix, Mirepoix…
It’s one of the most beautiful places to enjoy the beauty and the rest of the region. It’s a pearl in the Aude.
It’s located en surrounded with vineyards, the region of the famous “Blanquette de limoux” that is the oldest sparkling wine, the precursor of champagne, over here developed on the traditional method . The languedoc-Rousillon is one of the biggest wine region of France. For the wine lovers, here is so much to discover, to see …and especially to taste the good way of life!
For the people who want a vacation with more action, you can do a lot of things around here, like walking, bicycling, rafting, kayak…. Here are local operators who exploit this.
For motorcyclists “the place to be” here you can enjoy every moment of the region.
Of course , the history of the Catars, you have a lot of opportunity to visit and to learn about castles, abbeys, museums… like Rennes-le-Chateau, Carcassonne, Montségur and a lot more.
For those who want to go to the sea, it’s only an hour from here.
In winter you can ski , the ski area is only 30min away.
As an additional event , every two years , the “tour de France” is passing here.
Still much more you can visit and do, too many to mention!!