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Creissan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Creissan in Herault

Photo is of Saint-Chinian at 8 km from Creissan

Visit Creissan: highlights and tourist information

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Creissan is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Chinian at 8 km and Bize-Minervois at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Creissan, 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 Creissan in Occitanie.

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



at 8 km (direction north-west)

The busy village of Saint-Chinian in the Minerves is...

See Saint-Chinian guide


at 13 km (direction west-south-west), in the Aude department

Bize-Minervois is a small village but its pretty houses and popular...

See Bize-Minervois guide


at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Roquebrun guide


at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

The fortified village centre of Aigne make it one of our favourite...

See Aigne guide


at 17 km (direction east)

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

See Beziers guide


at 21 km (direction south), in the Aude department

Among other highlights, the parts of Narbonne along the canal...

See Narbonne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction west)

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve are very...

See Minerve guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

With a lovely medieval centre and the scenic background...

See Olargues guide
Fontfroide Abbey

Fontfroide Abbey

Abbey at 29 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aude department

The Abbey at Fontfroide dates from the 12th century,...

See Fontfroide Abbey guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aude department

As well as the pleasure port and old village centre, Gruissan...

See Gruissan guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Pezenas guide


at 38 km (direction east)

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

See Agde guide
Sigean Nature Reserve

Sigean Nature Reserve

at 38 km (direction south), in the Aude department

Sigean is a very popular wildlife park where thousands...

See Sigean Nature Reserve guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 39 km (direction north-east)

The Cirque de Moureze is one of the loveliest...

See Cirque de Moureze guide

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

Map of places to visit near Creissan


Markets in and near Creissan

  • Capestang: market Sunday (6km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (16km)
  • Fleury: market every day (19km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (21km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (24km)
  • Serignan: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (24km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Creissan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Creissan, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (11km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (30km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (24km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (27km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (25km)
  • Mont Caroux (26km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (27km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (30km)
  • Céressou (36km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (39km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (39km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (42km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (45km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (57km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (62km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Creissan is in the south of France at 75 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Creissan is 612 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Creissan

Canton: Capestang

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34370

Distance to Creissan

from Montpellier (prefecture): 75 km

from Paris: 612 km

from Calais: 847 km

from Nice: 345 km

from Bordeaux: 329 km

from Strasbourg: 685 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Capestang, Cazedarnes, Cebazan, Cruzy, Pierrerue, Puisserguier, Quarante and Saint-Chinian.

This page in French: Visiter Creissan

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