Le Caylar tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Caylar in Herault

Photo is of La Couvertoirade at 5 km from Le Caylar

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Le Caylar is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Tourist classifications for Le Caylar include "village d'etape".

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

Popular places to visit nearby include La Couvertoirade at 5 km and Lunas and area at 13 km.

Le Caylar, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction ), in the Aveyron department

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

See La Couvertoirade guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lunas and area guide


at 15 km (direction south)

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

See Lodeve guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Avene guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide
Le Vigan

Le Vigan

at 27 km (direction east-north-east), in the Gard department

Le Vigan is one of the most interesting towns to visit within...

See Le Vigan guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 27 km (direction south)

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

See Cirque de Moureze guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Villeneuvette guide
La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

at 30 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aveyron department

The tiny village of La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite, in the Gorges de la Dourbie,...

See La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite guide


at 32 km (direction north-west), in the Aveyron department

The town of Millau is a lively traditional town, well worth a...

See Millau guide
Millau bridge

Millau bridge

Bridge at 34 km (direction north-west), in the Aveyron department

Millau Bridge (the Viaduc de Millau) is a modern bridge designed by...

See Millau bridge guide


at 34 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide

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Map of places to visit near Le Caylar


Markets in and near Le Caylar

  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (27km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (29km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (30km)
  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (31km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (32km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (36km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (38km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (44km)

More information about Le Caylar, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Le Caylar, France

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

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 (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (34km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque de Vissec (12km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (26km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (27km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (27km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (30km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (31km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (35km)
  • Mont Aigoual (35km)
  • Céressou (36km)
  • Mont Caroux (39km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (40km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (41km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (37km)
  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (51km)

Geography and distances

Le Caylar is in the south of France at 53 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Le Caylar is 560 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Caylar

Canton: Caylar

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34520

Distance to Le Caylar

from Montpellier (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 560 km

from Calais: 795 km

from Nice: 318 km

from Bordeaux: 328 km

from Strasbourg: 625 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Couvertoirade, Le Cros, Les Rives, Saint-Felix-de-l'Heras and Saint-Michel.

This page in French: Visiter Le Caylar