Ganges tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ganges in Herault

Visit Ganges: highlights and tourist information

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Ganges is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 38 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Ganges is 557 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Vigan at 10 km and Saint-Martin-de-Londres at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ganges, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ganges in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Ganges

Markets in and near Ganges

  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (26km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (28km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (29km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (34km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Ganges, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Ganges, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ganges.

Aquarium

  • Mare Nostrum (41km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (11km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (27km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (4km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (20km)
  • Mont Aigoual (23km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (28km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (29km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (34km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (42km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (44km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (45km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (45km)
  • Céressou (50km)
  • Gorges du Tarn (52km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (54km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (35km)
  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ganges

Canton: Ganges

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 34190

Distance to Ganges

from Montpellier (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 557 km

from Calais: 792 km

from Nice: 287 km

from Bordeaux: 355 km

from Strasbourg: 603 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Ganges): Agones, Cazilhac, Laroque, Moules-et-Baucels, Roquedur, Saint-Bauzille-de-Putois, Saint-Bresson, Saint-Julien-de-la-Nef, Saint-Laurent-le-Minier and Sumene.

This page in French: Visitez Ganges