Perpignan (France)

Perpignan is a city, a commune and the capital of the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.

The 13th-century Palace of the Kings of Majorca sits on the high citadel, surrounded by ramparts, reinforced for Louis XI and Charles V, which were updated in the 17th century by Louis XIV's military engineer Vauban.

The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist was begun in 1324 and finished in 1509.

The twenty closest neighbours in the database:

Carcassonne (France) (73 km), Aigues-Mortes (France) (143 km), Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey (151 km), Sagrada Família (156 km), Barcelona (Spain) (158 km), Palau and Park Güell (158 km), Nîmes (France) (174 km), Pont du Gard (192 km), Miramas le Vieux (France) (198 km), Avignon (France) (208 km), Monestir de Santa Maria de Poblet (210 km), Tarragona (Spain) (222 km), Lourdes (France) (244 km), Rocamadour (France) (255 km), Sarlat-la-Canéda (France) (278 km), Pamplona (Spain) (371 km), Nice (France) (372 km), Biarritz (France) (372 km), Principality of Monaco (384 km), San Sebastián (Spain) (403 km)

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