Caux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Caux: highlights and tourist information

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Caux is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 43 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Caux is 600 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!


... 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

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 du Moureze (13km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (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

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