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Aumelas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Aumelas in Herault

Photo is of Balaruc-le-Vieux at 14 km from Aumelas

Visit Aumelas: highlights and tourist information

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Aumelas is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Balaruc-le-Vieux at 14 km and Loupian at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aumelas, 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 Aumelas in Occitanie.

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



at 14 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Balaruc-le-Vieux guide


at 15 km (direction south)

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

See Loupian guide


at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Bouzigues guide


at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide


at 17 km (direction south)

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

See Meze guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction north-north-west)

Even as you approach Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert along the Gorges de l'Herault you can...

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide


at 19 km (direction west)

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

See Villeneuvette guide


at 20 km (direction east)

The most vibrant city on the Languedoc coast, Montpellier...

See Montpellier guide
Etang de Thau

Etang de Thau

at 21 km (direction south)

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

See Etang de Thau guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Sete guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 21 km (direction east)

In the Antigone district of Montpellier you can see several exeptional examples...

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Pezenas guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 22 km (direction north-east)

The small medieval village of Les Matelles makes a pleasant break...

See Les Matelles guide


Cathedral at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

The Cathedral at Maguelone stands on a small volcanic...

See Maguelone guide

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

Map of places to visit near Aumelas


Markets in and near Aumelas

  • Gignac: market Saturday (10km)
  • Gigean: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (12km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (14km)
  • Balaruc-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Sete: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (20km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Castelnau-le-Lez: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Lattes: market Wednesday & Sunday (23km)

More information about Aumelas, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Aumelas, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (23km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (24km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (28km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Clamouse (14km)
  • Céressou (19km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (20km)
  • Etang de Thau (20km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (22km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (22km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (32km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (37km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (38km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (41km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (56km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (21km)

Geography and distances

Aumelas is in the south of France at 20 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Aumelas is 594 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Aumelas

Canton: Gignac

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34230

Distance to Aumelas

from Montpellier (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 594 km

from Calais: 830 km

from Nice: 293 km

from Bordeaux: 363 km

from Strasbourg: 640 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Paul-et-Valmalle and Vendemian.

This page in French: Visiter Aumelas

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