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France This Way comment: Balaruc-le-Vieux is a small village on the Etang-de-Thau and near Balaruc-le-Bains, a long-established spa town

Important note

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

Balaruc-le-Vieux is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 23 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Balaruc-le-Vieux is 609 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Loupian at 6 km and Sete at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Balaruc-le-Vieux, 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 Balaruc-le-Vieux in Occitanie.

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

 
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Map of places to visit near Balaruc-le-Vieux

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Markets in and near Balaruc-le-Vieux

  • Balaruc-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday (2km)
  • Gigean: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Sete: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (6km)
  • Marseillan: market Monday & Wednesday & Friday & Saturday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Marseillan: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (20km)
  • Palavas-les-Flots: market Sunday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Palavas-les-Flots: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (21km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Lattes: market Wednesday & Sunday (21km)

More information about Balaruc-le-Vieux, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Balaruc-le-Vieux, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mare Nostrum (24km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (25km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (31km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (31km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (25km)
 
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Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Balaruc-le-Vieux

Canton: Frontignan

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34540

Distance to Balaruc-le-Vieux

from Montpellier (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 609 km

from Calais: 844 km

from Nice: 290 km

from Bordeaux: 373 km

from Strasbourg: 650 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Balaruc-le-Vieux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balaruc-les-Bains, Bouzigues, Frontignan, Gigean, Loupian, Montbazin, Poussan and Sete.

This page in French: Visiter Balaruc-le-Vieux

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