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Gignac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gignac in Herault

Photo is of Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert at 9 km from Gignac

Visit Gignac: highlights and tourist information

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Gignac is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert at 9 km and Clermont-l'Herault at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Gignac, 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 Gignac in Occitanie.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction )

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

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide


at 10 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide


at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Villeneuvette guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 15 km (direction west)

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

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 16 km (direction west)

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

See Cirque de Moureze guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lodeve guide


at 21 km (direction north-east)

There are various historic buildings of interest in Saint-Martinde-Londres...

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

The small medieval village of Les Matelles makes a pleasant break...

See Les Matelles guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Loupian guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Pezenas guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Balaruc-le-Vieux guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Bouzigues guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Meze guide


at 27 km (direction east)

The most vibrant city on the Languedoc coast, Montpellier...

See Montpellier guide

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

Map of places to visit near Gignac


Markets in and near Gignac

Market days in Gignac: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Gignac: market Saturday (0km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (5km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (15km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Gigean: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Balaruc-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Castelnau-le-Lez: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Sete: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (30km)
  • Lattes: market Wednesday & Sunday (30km)

More information about Gignac, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Gignac, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (30km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (27km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (30km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (32km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (30km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (26km)

Geography and distances

Gignac is in the south of France at 27 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Gignac is 586 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gignac

Canton: Gignac

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34150

Distance to Gignac

from Montpellier (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 586 km

from Calais: 821 km

from Nice: 299 km

from Bordeaux: 354 km

from Strasbourg: 636 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aniane, Canet, Lagamas, Montpeyroux, Popian, Pouzols, Saint-Andre-de-Sangonis, Saint-Bauzille-de-la-Sylve and Saint-Jean-de-Fos.

This page in French: Visiter Gignac

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