Gignac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gignac: highlights and tourist information

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Gignac is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 27 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Gignac is 586 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

... 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

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

Aquarium

  • 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

  • Grotte de la Clamouse (5km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (16km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (16km)
  • Céressou (18km)
  • Etang de Thau (28km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (28km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (29km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (32km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (38km)

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

Geographical Information

Commune: Gignac

Canton: Gignac

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

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