Bassan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bassan: highlights and tourist information

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Bassan is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 55 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Bassan is 609 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beziers at 8 km and Pezenas at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bassan, 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 Bassan 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 Bassan

Markets in and near Bassan

  • Portiragnes: market Every day except Thursday & Saturday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Serignan: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (15km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (20km)
  • Agde: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Agde: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (22km)
  • Marseillan: market Monday & Wednesday & Friday & Saturday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Marseillan: market Tuesday (23km)

More information about Bassan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Bassan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (16km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (4km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (9km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Céressou (19km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (24km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (25km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (25km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (25km)
  • Etang de Thau (29km)
  • Mont Caroux (31km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (40km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (44km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bassan

Canton: Béziers 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34290

Distance to Bassan

from Montpellier (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 609 km

from Calais: 845 km

from Nice: 325 km

from Bordeaux: 345 km

from Strasbourg: 671 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abeilhan, Boujan-sur-Libron, Corneilhan, Coulobres, Espondeilhan, Lieuran-les-Beziers, Pailhes, Puimisson, Puissalicon and Servian.

This page in French: Visiter Bassan