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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Aude

Tuchan is a wine village with all shops and services.

Geographical information

Latitude42.8893010 (N 42° 53’ 21”)
Longitude2.7185600 (E 2° 43’ 7”)
AltitudeFrom 136m to 920m
Surface area59.52 km²
Population814 inhabitants
Density13 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureCarcassonne (79 km, 1h07)
Insee code11401
IntercommunalityCC des Corbières

Nearest cities & towns

Paziols4.1 km (7 min)
Padern8.3 km (12 min)
Vingrau11.4 km (20 min)
Palairac12.3 km (18 min)
Villeneuve-les-Corbières12.9 km (14 min)
Cucugnan13.1 km (18 min)
Tautavel14.1 km (21 min)
Cascastel-des-Corbières14.6 km (17 min)
Maisons15.6 km (22 min)
Durban-Corbières17.5 km (20 min)
Duilhac-sous-Peyrepertuse17.7 km (24 min)
Embres-et-Castelmaure17.9 km (24 min)
Montgaillard18.4 km (30 min)

Things to see and do

Are unusual places to see: the castle of Aguilar, Mont Tauch (954 m) with its chapel of Splendour (classified), the runway of paragliding with a magnificent view over the plains and the Mediterranean coast.

Numerous hiking trails: hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding available to you.

Places of interest


Events and festivities

Many animations Tuchan village and surrounding areas.

The wine festival in July and its local festival second weekend in August attract many people.

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

The Cathar castles of Quéribus (Cucugnan) and Corbieres (Duilhac-sous-Corbieres) are nearby.

The Museum of Prehistory Tautavel to 20 minutes.

Great rivers around the corner where you can cool off.

Do not forget to also visit the gorge Galamus.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Wine and olive oil tasting
Local flavoursFreeMillas (19.2 km)
Canyoning in Pyrénées Orientales
Sports sensations30 € Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet (20 km)
Audio guided walk in 1900, cellar museum and vinegar
Local flavours4 € Lagrasse (24 km)
Discovery flight in a helicopter
Sports sensations50 € to 140 € Perpignan (27 km)
Jet-ski, towed tubing or flyboarding
Sports sensations15 € to 100 € Le Barcarès (27 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Felluns from the dolmens to the aqueduct
HikeIntermediate5h40Felluns (24 km)
Leucate, cliff between sea and lagoon
HikeEasy2h30Leucate (25 km)
In the Sigean scrubland
HikeEasy2h00Sigean (26 km)
Sainte-Lucie Island
HikeEasy4h00Port-la-Nouvelle (30 km)
Tour of Canet-en-Roussillon
Village visitEasy4h00Canet-en-Roussillon (31 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals