Brenas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brenas in Herault

Photo is of Le Lac-du-Salagou at 9 km from Brenas

Visit Brenas: highlights and tourist information

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Brenas is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Lac-du-Salagou at 9 km and Cirque de Moureze at 9 km.

Brenas, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 9 km (direction east)

The Lac-du-Salagou is a popular leisure lake with a wide range of activities and...

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Cirque de Moureze guide


at 10 km (direction north-east)

It is undoubtedly the Saint-Fulcran cathedral that will form the centre of your visit...

See Lodeve guide


at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Villeneuvette guide


at 14 km (direction east)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

Lunas is one of the villages in the attractive 'Land of Mountains and Springs'...

See Lunas and area guide


at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

More famous for the beauty products produced here, the steep streets of the old...

See Avene guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Roquebrun guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide


at 25 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pezenas guide
La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction north-north-east), in the Aveyron department

La Couvertoirade, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', is one of the...

See La Couvertoirade guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

With a lovely medieval centre and the scenic background of the Jaur river that...

See Olargues guide


at 34 km (direction south)

Beziers is a lively, thriving town with a good number of interesting monuments to...

See Beziers guide


at 36 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saint-Chinian guide

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Map of places to visit near Brenas


Markets in and near Brenas

  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (9km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (21km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (24km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (27km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (35km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (36km)
  • Portiragnes: market Every day except Thursday & Saturday - seasonal market only (39km)
  • Marseillan: market Monday & Wednesday & Friday & Saturday - seasonal market only (40km)

More information about Brenas, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Brenas, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (19km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (25km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (54km)

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 (24km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (37km)

Geography and distances

Brenas is in the south of France at 50 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Brenas is 583 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brenas

Canton: Lunas

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34650

Distance to Brenas

from Montpellier (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 583 km

from Calais: 818 km

from Nice: 323 km

from Bordeaux: 332 km

from Strasbourg: 648 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Carlencas-et-Levas, Dio-et-Valquieres, Lavalette, Le Puech, Merifons, Octon and Salasc.

This page in French: Visiter Brenas