Sea, lake and mountains, The 13 c villlage of La Palme is situated in the Narbonnais National Park in the heart of the Corbieres Maritimes. This Mediterranean village found on the foot hills of the Pyrenees still holds the majic of time stood still, with its ancient tower, church, doors and ramparts.
The villlage is situated 3 kms from the sand beaches, ideal for your summer holidays and weekend breaks. You are sure to find an activity you will enjoy: tennis, riding, kite surf and mini golf are all on offer or a trip to the salt marshes of the Midi mixed with a few wine cellars where you can taste the delights of FITOU, CORBIERES and RIVESALTES.
La Palme is situated just off the A9 in the south of France in the Languedoc Roussillon region of the Aude (11). 26kms from Narbonne, 34kms from Perpignan and 80kms from the Spanish boarder. Leave the motorway A9 ( direction Perpignan/ Barcelone) and take the exit 39 for Sigean. At the roundabout follow signs for Port Leucate using the N9 for 5 km where you will find the sign for La Palme on your left.
The nearest main TGV train station is Narbonne which is 30 minutes from the village of la Palme. From there you can take the local train to La Franqui, which is 10 minutes from the village. If you want to fly, the nearest airoprt is Perpignan, 30 minutes away with Montpellier at 1 hr and Barcelone 2 hours away.written : 2014 / latest update : 2021