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Mons tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mons in Herault

Photo is of Olargues at 4 km from Mons

Visit Mons: highlights and tourist information

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Mons is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Olargues at 4 km and Roquebrun at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mons, 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 Mons in Occitanie.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction west-south-west)

With a lovely medieval centre and the scenic background...

See Olargues guide


at 10 km (direction south-east)

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

See Roquebrun guide


at 16 km (direction south)

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

See Saint-Chinian guide


at 24 km (direction north-east)

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

See Avene guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-west)

The fortified village centre of Aigne make it one of our...

See Aigne guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aude department

Bize-Minervois is a small village but its pretty houses...

See Bize-Minervois guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-west)

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve are very pleasant...

See Minerve guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 31 km (direction north-east)

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

See Lunas and area guide


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

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

See Belmont-sur-Rance guide


at 33 km (direction south-east)

Beziers is a lively, thriving town with a good number of interesting...

See Beziers guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 33 km (direction east)

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

See Cirque de Moureze guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide


at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lodeve guide


at 36 km (direction east)

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

See Villeneuvette guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Herault

Map of places to visit near Mons


Markets in and near Mons

  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (17km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (27km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (28km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (38km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (40km)
  • Fleury: market every day (41km)

More information about Mons, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Mons, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Valle du Salagou (34km)
  • Cirque de Navacelles (57km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (30km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Caroux (5km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (22km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (33km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (33km)
  • Céressou (35km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (46km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (46km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (13km)

Geography and distances

Mons is in the south of France at 74 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Mons is 589 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mons

Canton: Olargues

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34390

Distance to Mons

from Montpellier (prefecture): 74 km

from Paris: 589 km

from Calais: 825 km

from Nice: 347 km

from Bordeaux: 315 km

from Strasbourg: 669 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Colombieres-sur-Orb, Olargues, Rosis, Saint-Julien, Saint-Martin-de-l'Arcon, Saint-Vincent-d'Olargues and Vieussan.

This page in French: Visiter Mons

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