Canet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Canet in Herault

Visit Canet: highlights and tourist information

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Canet is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 31 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Canet is 591 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Clermont-l'Herault at 5 km and Villeneuvette at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Canet, 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 Canet 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 Canet

Markets in and near Canet

  • Paulhan: market Thursday (7km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (8km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (12km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (17km)
  • Gigean: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Balaruc-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (27km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (27km)
  • Sete: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (28km)

More information about Canet, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Canet, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mare Nostrum (34km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (19km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (25km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Céressou (10km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (11km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (11km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (12km)
  • Etang de Thau (24km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (31km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (33km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (33km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (40km)
  • Mont Caroux (40km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Canet

Canton: Clermont-l'Hérault

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34800

Distance to Canet

from Montpellier (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 591 km

from Calais: 826 km

from Nice: 304 km

from Bordeaux: 352 km

from Strasbourg: 644 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aspiran, Belarga, Brignac, Ceyras, Clermont-l'Herault, Gignac, Lacoste, Le Pouget, Lieuran-Cabrieres, Nebian, Plaissan, Popian, Pouzols, Puilacher, Saint-Andre-de-Sangonis, Saint-Bauzille-de-la-Sylve, Tressan and Vendemian.

This page in French: Visiter Canet