Port La Nouvelle
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Camping Port la Nouvelle: What to see and do in Port la Nouvelle?

Port-la-Nouvelle is a charming and authentic coastal resort on the Aude coast. Its beaches overlook the Mediterranean and the port the Robine canal. Situated on the grau of the immense Bages-Sigean lake, Port-la-Nouvelle benefits from a unique environment in the Narbonnaise en Méditerranée natural park. Let yourself be tempted by a tourism stay in Port la Nouvelle.

Tourism stay in Port la Nouvelle

A few kilometres from Sigean, on the edge of the Mediterranean, Port-la-Nouvelle, not far from our campsite, is a popular resort with its long sandy beach, but also its lively town and its marina on the grau. The seafront is lined with shops, bars and restaurants. There is also a casino, children's clubs, inflatable playgrounds and beach volleyball courts. A small train awaits tourists for a guided tour of the city.

Along the canal, the market of Port-la-Nouvelle is famous for its size and its animation. It is an opportunity to taste fresh and local products. For seafood, visit the Port-la-Nouvelle fish market, the second largest French fish market in the Mediterranean! Fishing enthusiasts and the simply curious can also try their hand at the ancestral technique of troll fishing every Sunday morning in summer.

Among the unique sites not to be missed in Port-la-Nouvelle is the Whale Museum, which houses the skeleton of a whale that was stranded in 1989, which has been completely reconstructed by a wine grower. Also worth seeing is the Tour de la Vieille Nouvelle, the remains of a defensive structure built of Sainte-Lucie stone and located just at the entrance to the grau. You can also leave Port-la-Nouvelle to continue along the Cathar Trail to discover the magnificent castles of the region.

Discover this area on holiday Port-la-Nouvelle tourism includes in its rich natural heritage the island of Sainte-Lucie, classified as a regional nature reserve. This relief of the Corbières mountain range offers 250 hectares of preserved nature where you can walk, cycle or take the little lagoon train on Fridays in summer. The island of Sainte-Lucie is reached by the towpath which runs alongside the Robine canal. The walk takes you through two locks.

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How to get to Port-la-Nouvelle from the campsite?

Are you looking for a campsite in the Aude for your stay in Port La Nouvelle tourism? The 3-star La Palme campsite offers comfortable rental accommodation and unusual accommodation less than 10 minutes from the centre of Port-la-Nouvelle. From your pitch or mobile home at the Domaine de la Palme, it is very easy to reach Port-la-Nouvelle, located less than 8 km away: you can reach this essential resort of the Aude in 25 minutes by bike. The most direct route by bike or car is along the salt marshes. From the campsite, join the D709 by the Avenue de la Mer, then go up to the Top à la Vachette site. At the roundabout, turn right onto Avenue du General de Gaulle. You can then continue along the avenue to get to the beach and the Boulevard du Front de Mer, or turn left to reach the port on the grau.