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Photo is of Pezenas at 7 km from Caux

Visit Caux: highlights and tourist information

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Caux is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pezenas at 7 km and Villeneuvette at 12 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Caux, 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 Caux in Occitanie.

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



at 7 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pezenas guide


at 12 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Villeneuvette guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 12 km (direction north-north-east)

The Cirque de Moureze is one of the loveliest scenic spectacles in...

See Cirque de Moureze guide


at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 16 km (direction north-north-east)

The Lac-du-Salagou is a popular leisure lake with a...

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

Take a stroll around the town of Loupian, then...

See Loupian guide


at 21 km (direction south-west)

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

See Beziers guide


at 22 km (direction south-east)

Marseillan is one of the liveliest harbour towns on the...

See Marseillan guide


at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

The harbour is the centre of activity in the fishing...

See Meze guide
Etang de Thau

Etang de Thau

at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Etang de Thau guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

Agde is a very pleasant, unspoiled town a few...

See Agde guide


at 25 km (direction east)

No visit to Bouzigues, on the Etang de Thau, would...

See Bouzigues guide


at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Lodeve guide


at 27 km (direction east)

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

See Balaruc-le-Vieux guide

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

Map of places to visit near Caux


Markets in and near Caux

  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (8km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (8km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (21km)
  • Marseillan: market Monday & Wednesday & Friday & Saturday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Marseillan: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (22km)
  • Portiragnes: market Every day except Thursday & Saturday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Agde: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Agde: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)

More information about Caux, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Caux, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (46km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (5km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (10km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Céressou (5km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (13km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (13km)
  • Etang de Thau (24km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (26km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (26km)
  • Mont Caroux (32km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (38km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (39km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (44km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (54km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (58km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (44km)

Geography and distances

Caux is in the south of France at 43 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Caux is 600 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Caux

Canton: Pézenas

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34720

Distance to Caux

from Montpellier (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 600 km

from Calais: 835 km

from Nice: 315 km

from Bordeaux: 347 km

from Strasbourg: 658 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Adissan, Alignan-du-Vent, Fontes, Margon, Neffies, Nizas, Pezenas, Roujan and Vailhan.

This page in French: Visiter Caux

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