Agones tourism and travel guide

Photo of Agones in Herault

Visit Agones: highlights and tourist information

Agones is situated in the Herault, Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 34 km from Montpellier, the department capital. (General information: Agones is 561 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Martin-de-Londres at 12 km and Le Vigan at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Agones, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Agones in Occitanie. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Herault

Map of places to visit near Agones

Markets in and near Agones

Local markets

  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (14km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (27km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (27km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (31km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Agones, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions to visit near Agones, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Agones and wondering what to do next!

aquarium
  • Mare Nostrum (37km) [Map]

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Navacelles (18km) [Map]
  • Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert / Gorges de l'Herault (24km) [Map]
  • Valle du Salagou (40km) [Map]
  • Camargue (50km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Towers and fortifications of Aigues-Mortes (53km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (15km) [Map]
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (29km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (36km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (1km) [Map]
  • Cirque de Vissec (22km) [Map]
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (26km) [Map]
  • Mont Aigoual (27km) [Map]
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (32km) [Map]
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (38km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Moureze (43km) [Map]
  • Cirque de Mourèze (43km) [Map]
  • Étangs palavasiens (45km) [Map]
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (46km) [Map]
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (47km) [Map]
  • Céressou (48km) [Map]
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (55km) [Map]
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (56km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (33km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (37km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (32km) [Map]
  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (50km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Agones

Canton: Ganges

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 34190

Distance to Agones

from Montpellier (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 561 km

from Calais: 796 km

from Nice: 285 km

from Bordeaux: 357 km

from Strasbourg: 605 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Agones from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Agones): Brissac, Cazilhac, Ferrieres-les-Verreries, Ganges, Laroque, Montoulieu, Moules-et-Baucels, Saint-Bauzille-de-Putois and Saint-Laurent-le-Minier.

This page in French: Visitez Agones