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Narbonne, France Map and Travel Guide

Narbonne is a pleasant beach city in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in the Aude department. Once a prosperous Roman port, the city is now about 9 miles from the current shores of the Mediterranean. Narbonne has a charming historic core featuring a fine Place de l'Hôtel de Ville, the city hall square, the 13th century Gothic Cathedral Saint-Just, and a Roman grain storage operation called the Horreum.

Narbonne's justly famous covered market, Les Halles, has been the main food and wine market for over a century. Near the canal, the market is open every morning from 7 am to 1 pm. Nearby is the Musee Lapidaire, the Lapidary Museum housed in the former church of Notre Dame de Lamourguier, once a 13th century monastery and a very interesting piece of southern Gothic architecture. The museum isn't about gemstones, it's about Roman carved rock that once was re-used in the town's fortifications.

The Narbonne Archaeological Museum is inside the 11th-12th century Palais Vieux in the Place de l'Hôtel de Ville.

If you're nostalgic over real telephones, Narbonne also has a Musee de Telephone, a museum of the telephone.

See these attractions and more on the map below.

Map of Narbonne Showing Tourist Attractions

Zoom out and see the position of Narbonne in the very interesting territory of the Aude.

Narbonne Travel Toolbox

narbonne location mapRunning through Narbonne is the Canal de la Robine which links the city to the Canal du Midi and the Aude river.

The closest airport to Narbonne is Béziers Cap d'Agde Airport (BZR / LFMU), 47 km away. Click here for current train and taxi fares from the airport to Narbonne.

Good Eats: Gourmets will want to check out l'Ecailler Gourmet, marked on the map.

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Where to Stay

Close to the train station is budget pick Appart'City Narbonne. Outside of the city center is Le Clos del Chavaliers, one of those rustic luxury places with a huge garden, very highly rated.

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