Places we love in Perpignan

Perpignan was highly rated for Old Town exploring by 209 guests from the United Kingdom! Perpignan travel guide

A French city with a touch of Catalan

Perpignan is located at the foothills of the magnificent Pyrenees and is a perfect base for sightseeing whilst travelling along the coast of France and Spain.

Along the banks of River Basse is The Castille, which is a 14th-century red-brick fortress and one of the main sights in Perpignan. Other historic landmarks that are worth a visit are the Perpignan Cathedral, 13th century Palace of the Kings of Majorca, and the François Arago Liceum.

Perpigna’s picturesque streets and walkways are lined with a variety of cafés and restaurants. A notable area is the Place de la République, home to the Théâtre municipal and surrounded by several shops, bars and boutiques. offers a selection of accommodation options in Perpignan and surrounding cities like Canet-Plage and Canet.

Perpignan - Rivesaltes Airport offers direct routes to major cities like Dublin, Amsterdam, Paris and London. Decorated by Salvador Dalí, the Gare de Perpignan (train station) offers great services throughout France and over to Luxembourg.