Agde tourism and travel guide

Photo of Agde in Herault

Visit Agde: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Agde is a very pleasant, unspoiled town a few kilometres from the Mediterranean coast

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Agde. For detailed visitor information see the Agde travel guide.

Agde is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 46 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Agde is 622 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Agde

The resort at Cap d'Agde is one of the liveliest on the Languedoc coast, well known for its naturist and non-naturist beaches: Cap d'Agde

Popular places to visit nearby include Cap d'Agde at 7 km and Etang de Thau at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Agde, 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 Agde 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 Agde

Markets in and near Agde

Market days in Agde: seasonal market: Tuesday & Wednesday; weekly market: Thursday & Sunday & Saturday;

  • Agde: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Agde: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (0km)
  • Marseillan: market Monday & Wednesday & Friday & Saturday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Marseillan: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Portiragnes: market Every day except Thursday & Saturday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Serignan: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (16km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Sete: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (21km)
  • Balaruc-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)

More information about Agde, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Agde, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mare Nostrum (48km)

Grand sites of France

  • Valle du Salagou (39km)

Heritage sites

  • Saint Jean de Fos pont du diable (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (19km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (23km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs du Bagnas (4km)
  • Etang de Thau (16km)
  • Céressou (26km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (27km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (35km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (35km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (37km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (43km)
  • Mont Caroux (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (48km)
  • African reserve of Sigean (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Agde

Canton: Agde

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 34300

Distance to Agde

from Montpellier (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 622 km

from Calais: 857 km

from Nice: 309 km

from Bordeaux: 365 km

from Strasbourg: 672 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bessan, Marseillan and Vias.

This page in French: Visiter Agde