Ganges tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ganges in Herault

Visit Ganges: highlights and tourist information

Ganges is situated in the Herault, Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 38 km from Montpellier, the department capital. (General information: Ganges is 557 km 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 places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Ganges 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 Ganges

Markets in and near Ganges

Local markets

  • 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 to visit near Ganges, 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 Ganges and wondering what to do next!

aquarium
  • Mare Nostrum (41km) [Map]

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Navacelles (17km) [Map]
  • Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert / Gorges de l'Herault (26km) [Map]
  • Valle du Salagou (42km) [Map]

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Towers and fortifications of Aigues-Mortes (56km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

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

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

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

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (32km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (36km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

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

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 nearby (within 6 kilometres of 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