Agel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Agel in Herault

Photo is of Bize-Minervois at 3 km from Agel

Visit Agel: highlights and tourist information

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Agel is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Bize-Minervois at 3 km and Aigne at 3 km.

Agel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction south-east), in the Aude department

Bize-Minervois is a small village but its pretty houses and popular swimming river in...

See Bize-Minervois guide


at 3 km (direction west)

The fortified village centre of Aigne make it one of our favourite Minervois villages...

See Aigne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction west)

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve are very pleasant to explore,...

See Minerve guide


at 12 km (direction north-east)

The busy village of Saint-Chinian in the Minerves is best known for the good...

See Saint-Chinian guide


at 21 km (direction south-east), in the Aude department

Among other highlights, the parts of Narbonne along the canal and around the cathedral...

See Narbonne guide


at 23 km (direction north-east)

The seting on the River Orb and the Mediterranean garden add to the charm...

See Roquebrun guide
Fontfroide Abbey

Fontfroide Abbey

Abbey at 24 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aude department

The Abbey at Fontfroide dates from the 12th century, and is one of the...

See Fontfroide Abbey guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction north-north-east)

With a lovely medieval centre and the scenic background of the Jaur river that...

See Olargues guide


at 26 km (direction west), in the Aude department

If you are exploreing the Minervois wine region you will also want to take...

See Caunes-Minervois guide


at 30 km (direction east)

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

See Beziers guide


at 32 km (direction south-east), in the Aude department

As well as the pleasure port and old village centre, Gruissan is also well...

See Gruissan guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction south-west), in the Aude department

The romantic atmosphere in medieval Lagrasse have made it a popular centre for artisans...

See Lagrasse guide
Sigean Nature Reserve

Sigean Nature Reserve

at 36 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aude department

Sigean is a very popular wildlife park where thousands of animals such as lions,...

See Sigean Nature Reserve guide
Chateaux de Lastours

Chateaux de Lastours

Castle at 38 km (direction west), in the Aude department

The four ruined castles in Lastours, in cathar country, were built in the 13th...

See Chateaux de Lastours guide

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Map of places to visit near Agel


Markets in and near Agel

  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (16km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (20km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (21km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (23km)
  • Fleury: market every day (26km)

More information about Agel, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Agel, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (21km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (30km)
  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (37km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Devèze (19km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (25km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (31km)
  • Mont Caroux (32km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (32km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (42km)
  • Céressou (49km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (50km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (52km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (30km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Agel is in the south of France at 88 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Agel is 615 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Agel

Canton: Saint-Chinian

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34210

Distance to Agel

from Montpellier (prefecture): 88 km

from Paris: 615 km

from Calais: 850 km

from Nice: 358 km

from Bordeaux: 321 km

from Strasbourg: 695 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigne, Aigues-Vives, Argeliers, Bize-Minervois, La Caunette, Mailhac, Mirepeisset, Montouliers, Pouzols-Minervois, Saint-Jean-de-Minervois and Villespassans.

This page in French: Visiter Agel