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Photo is of Cirque de Moureze at 11 km from Fos

Visit Fos: highlights and tourist information

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Fos is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cirque de Moureze at 11 km and Villeneuvette at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fos, 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 Fos in Occitanie.

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

Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Cirque de Moureze guide


at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Villeneuvette guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 14 km (direction north-east)

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

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide


at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide


at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pezenas guide


at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Roquebrun guide


at 19 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Lodeve guide


at 24 km (direction north-west)

More famous for the beauty products produced here, the...

See Avene guide


at 24 km (direction south)

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

See Beziers guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 25 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Lunas and area guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Olargues guide


at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Chinian guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide


at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Loupian guide

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

Map of places to visit near Fos


Markets in and near Fos

  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (9km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (17km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (19km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (26km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (27km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (29km)
  • Portiragnes: market Every day except Thursday & Saturday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (30km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (31km)

More information about Fos, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Fos, France

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

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)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (10km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (16km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Moureze (11km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (11km)
  • Céressou (12km)
  • Mont Caroux (21km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (29km)
  • Etang de Thau (35km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (37km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (41km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (42km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (44km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (36km)

Geography and distances

Fos is in the south of France at 51 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Fos is 592 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Fos

Canton: Roujan

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34320

Distance to Fos

from Montpellier (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 592 km

from Calais: 828 km

from Nice: 324 km

from Bordeaux: 336 km

from Strasbourg: 657 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Faugeres, Gabian, Laurens, Montesquieu, Pezenes-les-Mines, Roquessels, Vailhan and Valmascle.

This page in French: Visiter Fos

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