Brissac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brissac in Herault

Visit Brissac: highlights and tourist information

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Brissac is situated in the Herault, Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 33 km from Montpellier, the department capital. (General information: Brissac is 563 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Martin-de-Londres at 10 km and Le Vigan at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brissac, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Brissac 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 Brissac

Markets in and near Brissac

  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (23km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (28km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (30km)
  • Castelnau-le-Lez: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (31km)

More information about Brissac, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions to visit near Brissac, 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 Brissac and wondering what to do next!

  • Mare Nostrum (35km) [Map]

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Navacelles (15km) [Map]
  • Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert / Gorges de l'Herault (20km) [Map]
  • Valle du Salagou (37km) [Map]

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Towers and fortifications of Aigues-Mortes (52km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (17km) [Map]
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (32km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (35km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (54km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (5km) [Map]
  • Cirque de Vissec (20km) [Map]
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (23km) [Map]
  • Mont Aigoual (29km) [Map]
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (32km) [Map]
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (39km) [Map]
  • Cirque de Mourèze (40km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Moureze (40km) [Map]
  • Étangs palavasiens (43km) [Map]
  • Céressou (45km) [Map]
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (47km) [Map]
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (47km) [Map]
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (54km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (31km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (41km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (30km) [Map]
  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (51km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brissac

Canton: Ganges

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 34190

Distance to Brissac

from Montpellier (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 563 km

from Calais: 798 km

from Nice: 287 km

from Bordeaux: 356 km

from Strasbourg: 609 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Brissac): Agones, Cazilhac, Laroque, Saint-Bauzille-de-Putois and Saint-Laurent-le-Minier.

This page in French: Visitez Brissac