Lavalette tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lavalette: highlights and tourist information

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Lavalette is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 49 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Lavalette is 579 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lodeve at 6 km and Le Lac-du-Salagou at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lavalette, 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 Lavalette 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 Lavalette

Markets in and near Lavalette

  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (13km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (22km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (23km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (25km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (38km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (40km)
  • Gigean: market Tuesday (41km)
  • Marseillan: market Monday & Wednesday & Friday & Saturday - seasonal market only (43km)

More information about Lavalette, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Lavalette, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (23km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (29km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Moureze (10km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (10km)
  • Céressou (19km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (22km)
  • Mont Caroux (25km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (28km)
  • Etang de Thau (42km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (45km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (20km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lavalette

Canton: Lunas

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34700

Distance to Lavalette

from Montpellier (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 579 km

from Calais: 814 km

from Nice: 321 km

from Bordeaux: 332 km

from Strasbourg: 644 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brenas, Celles, Dio-et-Valquieres, Le Puech, Lodeve, Octon and Olmet-et-Villecun.

This page in French: Visiter Lavalette