Beziers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Beziers: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Beziers is a lively, thriving town with a good number of interesting monuments to see

Beziers 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 Beziers. For detailed visitor information see the Beziers travel guide.

Tourist classifications for Beziers include "secteur sauvegarde".

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Pezenas at 22 km and Roquebrun at 23 km.

Beziers, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 21 km (direction east)

Agde is a very pleasant, unspoiled town a few kilometres from the Mediterranean coast...

See Agde guide


at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Pezenas guide


at 23 km (direction north-west)

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

See Roquebrun guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Chinian guide
Cap d'Agde

Cap d'Agde

Seaside resort at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Cap d'Agde guide


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

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

See Narbonne guide


at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Marseillan guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aude department

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

See Gruissan guide


at 28 km (direction west), in the Aude department

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

See Bize-Minervois guide
Etang de Thau

Etang de Thau

at 32 km (direction east)

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

See Etang de Thau guide


at 32 km (direction west)

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

See Aigne guide


at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

The harbour is the centre of activity in the fishing village of Meze, with...

See Meze guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 33 km (direction north-north-east)

The Cirque de Moureze is one of the loveliest scenic spectacles in northern Languedoc-Roussillon...

See Cirque de Moureze guide


at 34 km (direction north-east)

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

See Villeneuvette guide

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Map of places to visit near Beziers


Markets in and near Beziers

  • Serignan: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (9km)
  • Portiragnes: market Every day except Thursday & Saturday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (14km)
  • Fleury: market every day (14km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (17km)
  • Agde: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Agde: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)

More information about Beziers, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Beziers, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (9km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (12km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (18km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Beziers is in the south of France at 61 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Beziers is 617 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beziers

Canton: Béziers

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34500

Distance to Beziers

from Montpellier (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 617 km

from Calais: 852 km

from Nice: 329 km

from Bordeaux: 345 km

from Strasbourg: 680 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boujan-sur-Libron, Lignan-sur-Orb, Maraussan, Sauvian and Villeneuve-les-Beziers.

This page in French: Visiter Beziers