Bouzigues tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: No visit to Bouzigues, on the Etang de Thau, would be complete without sampling the fresh oysters and mussels

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

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Loupian at 3 km and Meze at 5 km.

Bouzigues, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction east-north-east)

Balaruc-le-Vieux is a small village on the Etang-de-Thau and near Balaruc-le-Bains, a long-established spa...

See Balaruc-le-Vieux guide


at 3 km (direction west)

Take a stroll around the town of Loupian, then visit the 1st century mosaics...

See Loupian guide


at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Meze guide


at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

See Sete guide
Etang de Thau

Etang de Thau

at 7 km (direction south-west)

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

See Etang de Thau guide


at 14 km (direction south-west)

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

See Marseillan guide


at 19 km (direction west)

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

See Pezenas guide


Cathedral at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

The Cathedral at Maguelone stands on a small volcanic island on the southern edge...

See Maguelone guide


at 21 km (direction south-west)

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

See Agde guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

At Palavas-les-Flots you will find a long beach and a resort that is popular...

See Palavas-les-Flots guide


at 26 km (direction north-east)

The most vibrant city on the Languedoc coast, Montpellier is a very lively university...

See Montpellier guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 26 km (direction north-east)

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

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide
Cap d'Agde

Cap d'Agde

Seaside resort at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Cap d'Agde guide


at 27 km (direction north-west)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide

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

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Markets in and near Bouzigues

  • Balaruc-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday (3km)
  • Sete: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (6km)
  • Gigean: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Marseillan: market Monday & Wednesday & Friday & Saturday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Marseillan: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (19km)
  • Agde: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Agde: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (21km)

More information about Bouzigues, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Bouzigues, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (27km)

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 (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (28km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (28km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (29km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (28km)

Geography and distances

Bouzigues is in the south of France at 26 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Bouzigues is 610 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouzigues

Canton: Mèze

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34140

Distance to Bouzigues

from Montpellier (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 610 km

from Calais: 845 km

from Nice: 292 km

from Bordeaux: 371 km

from Strasbourg: 652 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balaruc-le-Vieux, Balaruc-les-Bains, Etang de Thau, Gigean, Loupian, Meze, Poussan, Sete and Villeveyrac.

This page in French: Visiter Bouzigues