Agde tourism and travel guide

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

Agde is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

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.

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Agde in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cap d'Agde at 7 km and Etang de Thau at 14 km.

Agde, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction north-east)

Marseillan is one of the liveliest harbour towns on the Etng de...

See Marseillan guide
Cap d'Agde

Cap d'Agde

Seaside resort at 7 km (direction south)

The resort at Cap d'Agde is one of the liveliest on the...

See Cap d'Agde guide
Etang de Thau

Etang de Thau

at 14 km (direction north-east)

The large lagoon of the Etang de Thau has several interesting small...

See Etang de Thau guide


at 16 km (direction north-east)

The harbour is the centre of activity in the fishing village of...

See Meze guide


at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

The wide range of architecture and its unspoiled character make Pezenas one...

See Pezenas guide


at 19 km (direction north-east)

Take a stroll around the town of Loupian, then visit the 1st...

See Loupian guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

Sete is a very active harbour town on the Etang de Thu...

See Sete guide


at 21 km (direction north-east)

No visit to Bouzigues, on the Etang de Thau, would be complete...

See Bouzigues guide


at 21 km (direction west)

Beziers is a lively, thriving town with a good number of interesting...

See Beziers guide


at 23 km (direction north-east)

Balaruc-le-Vieux is a small village on the Etang-de-Thau and near Balaruc-le-Bains, a...

See Balaruc-le-Vieux guide


at 33 km (direction north-north-west)

Villeneuvette is a pretty small village, interesting because it was originally built...

See Villeneuvette guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-west)

Clermont-l'Herault is a pleasant place to take a break if you are...

See Clermont-l'Herault guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 35 km (direction north-north-west)

The Cirque de Moureze is one of the loveliest scenic spectacles in...

See Cirque de Moureze guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 39 km (direction north-north-west)

The Lac-du-Salagou is a popular leisure lake with a wide range of...

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Agde, France

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


  • 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

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Agde is in the south of France at 46 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Agde is 622 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Agde

Canton: Agde

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

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