Laurens tourism and travel guide

Photo of Laurens in Herault

Visit Laurens: highlights and tourist information

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Laurens is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 56 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Laurens is 597 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Roquebrun at 13 km and Cirque de Moureze at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Laurens, 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 Laurens 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 Laurens

Markets in and near Laurens

  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (11km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (12km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (25km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Portiragnes: market Every day except Thursday & Saturday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Serignan: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (28km)
  • Agde: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (32km)

More information about Laurens, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Laurens, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (24km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (44km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (10km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (13km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Céressou (16km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (17km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (17km)
  • Mont Caroux (19km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (35km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (36km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (37km)
  • Etang de Thau (37km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (39km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (47km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (62km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Laurens

Canton: Murviel-lès-Béziers

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34480

Distance to Laurens

from Montpellier (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 597 km

from Calais: 832 km

from Nice: 329 km

from Bordeaux: 334 km

from Strasbourg: 663 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Autignac, Cabrerolles, Caussiniojouls, Faugeres, Fos, Fouzilhon, Magalas and Roquessels.

This page in French: Visiter Laurens