Celles tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Celles in Herault

Visit Celles: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Celles on map of France

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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cirque de Moureze at 5 km and Villeneuvette at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Celles, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Celles. 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 Celles and location information

More information about Celles & region

Detailed Celles tourist guide

Herault (local department)

Languedoc-Roussillon (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Celles

Local markets

  • 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)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert (19km); La Couvertoirade (28km); Olargues (36km)

National Monuments Enserune (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Lodeve (8km); Pezenas (23km)

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)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Beziers (37km); Montpellier (44km)

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

Geographical Information

Commune: Celles

Canton: Clermont-l'Hérault

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 34800

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

Getting here

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

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