Joncels tourism and travel guide

Photo of Joncels in Herault

Photo is of Lunas and area at 6 km from Joncels

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Joncels is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Joncels in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lunas and area at 6 km and Avene at 8 km.

Joncels, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 6 km (direction )

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

See Lunas and area guide


at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

More famous for the beauty products produced here, the steep streets of the old...

See Avene guide


at 10 km (direction east)

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

See Lodeve guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 18 km (direction south-east)

The Cirque de Moureze is one of the loveliest scenic spectacles in northern Languedoc-Roussillon...

See Cirque de Moureze guide


at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Villeneuvette guide
La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-east), in the Aveyron department

La Couvertoirade, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', is one of the...

See La Couvertoirade guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

Clermont-l'Herault is a pleasant place to take a break if you are exploring the...

See Clermont-l'Herault guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide


at 29 km (direction south-west)

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

See Roquebrun guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

With a lovely medieval centre and the scenic background of the Jaur river that...

See Olargues guide


at 36 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pezenas guide


at 36 km (direction west-north-west), in the Aveyron department

The Cevennes village of Belmont-sur-Rance is small but very enjoyable to explore, and to...

See Belmont-sur-Rance guide


at 40 km (direction south-west)

The busy village of Saint-Chinian in the Minerves is best known for the good...

See Saint-Chinian guide

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Markets in and near Joncels

  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (14km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (30km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (31km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (32km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (36km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (40km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (41km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (44km)

More information about Joncels, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Joncels, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (37km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (29km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (35km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Moureze (18km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (18km)
  • Mont Caroux (22km)
  • Céressou (27km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (28km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (29km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (43km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (48km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (48km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (49km)
  • Etang de Thau (50km)
  • Mont Aigoual (53km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (17km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (35km)

Geography and distances

Joncels is in the south of France at 57 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Joncels is 573 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Joncels

Canton: Lunas

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34650

Distance to Joncels

from Montpellier (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 573 km

from Calais: 808 km

from Nice: 327 km

from Bordeaux: 324 km

from Strasbourg: 643 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Bousquet-d'Orb and Lunas.

This page in French: Visiter Joncels