Celles tourism and travel guide
Visit Celles: highlights and tourist information
France This Way comment: The Lac-du-Salagou is a popular leisure lake with a wide range of activities and several places of interest close by
This page features a summary of highlights near Celles that you might like to explore. For detailed visitor information see the Celles travel guide
Celles is situated in the Herault (Languedoc-Roussillon region) in the south of France at 44 km from Montpellier, the department capital. (General information: Celles is 583 km from Paris).
Celles, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Celles. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Celles
More information about Celles & region
Markets in and near Celles
- Bedarieux: market Monday all day (16km)
- Paulhan: market Thursday (17km)
- Gignac: market Saturday (17km)
- Aniane: market Thursday (20km)
- Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (22km)
- Pezenas: market Saturday all day (24km)
- Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (34km)
- Gigean: market Tuesday (35km)
- Balaruc-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)
- Marseillan: market Monday & Wednesday & Friday & Saturday - seasonal market only (37km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Celles, 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 Celles and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Grand sites of France Valle du Salagou (2km); Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert / Gorges de l'Herault (19km); Cirque de Navacelles (29km)
Heritage sites Saint Jean de Fos pont du diable (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (18km); St Guilhem le Desert ancienne abbaye (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (19km)
National Monuments Enserune (43km)
Regional Natural Parcs Grands Causses (50km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (36km)
Remarkable gardens Parc et jardin du château de Margon (19km); Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (26km); Jardin des Sambucs (49km)
Sites of natural beauty Cirque de Mourèze (5km); Cirque du Moureze (5km); Céressou (14km); Grotte de la Clamouse (18km); Cirque de Vissec (28km); Mont Caroux (29km); Etang de Thau (36km); Etangs du Bagnas (42km); Grotte des Demoiselles (43km); Étangs palavasiens (44km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Le Caylar (23km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Fraisse-sur-Agout (44km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Lunaret (43km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Celles
from Montpellier (prefecture): 44 km
from Paris: 583 km
from Calais: 818 km
from Nice: 316 km
from Bordeaux: 338 km
from Strasbourg: 644 km
For driving distances to Celles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Celles): Cirque de Moureze, Lavalette, Le Bosc, Le Puech, Liausson, Merifons, Moureze, Octon, Olmet-et-Villecun, Salasc and Villeneuvette.
This page in French: Visitez Celles