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Montaud tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montaud in Herault

Photo is of Sommieres at 11 km from Montaud

Visit Montaud: highlights and tourist information

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Montaud is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sommieres at 11 km and Les Matelles at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montaud, 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 Montaud in Occitanie.

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



at 11 km (direction east-north-east), in the Gard department

Adults will enjoy seeing the many historic monuments in Sommieres, although children...

See Sommieres guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 12 km (direction west)

The small medieval village of Les Matelles makes a pleasant break from...

See Les Matelles guide
Montpellier-Odysseum District

Montpellier-Odysseum District

at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

The Odysseum district of Montpellier is the vibrant modern new centre in...

See Montpellier-Odysseum District guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

The most vibrant city on the Languedoc coast, Montpellier is a very...

See Montpellier guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

In the Antigone district of Montpellier you can see several exeptional examples...

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide


at 22 km (direction west-north-west), in the Gard department

There are numerous places of interest to discover as you explore the...

See Sauve guide
La Grande-Motte

La Grande-Motte

Seaside resort at 23 km (direction south-south-east)

The 1960's architecture gives La Grande-Motte its unique character, and the long...

See La Grande-Motte guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction south)

At Palavas-les-Flots you will find a long beach and a resort that...

See Palavas-les-Flots guide


Cathedral at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

The Cathedral at Maguelone stands on a small volcanic island on the...

See Maguelone guide


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

The remarkable town of Aigues-Mortes is a fortified town that retains its...

See Aigues-Mortes guide
Le Grau-du-Roi

Le Grau-du-Roi

Seaside resort at 28 km (direction south-east), in the Gard department

Le Grau-de-Roi is one of the most eastern, and one of the...

See Le Grau-du-Roi guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide


at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Gard department

Nimes contains some of the most complete ancient Roman monuments to be...

See Nimes guide

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

Map of places to visit near Montaud


Markets in and near Montaud

  • Sommieres: market Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Castelnau-le-Lez: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Mauguio: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day (15km)
  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (19km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Lattes: market Wednesday & Sunday (21km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (21km)

More information about Montaud, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Montaud, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (17km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (16km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (34km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (37km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (25km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (28km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (31km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (33km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (35km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (43km)
  • Etang de Thau (47km)
  • Mont Aigoual (51km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (14km)

Geography and distances

Montaud is in the south of France at 17 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Montaud is 581 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montaud

Canton: Castries

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34160

Distance to Montaud

from Montpellier (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 581 km

from Calais: 816 km

from Nice: 266 km

from Bordeaux: 381 km

from Strasbourg: 612 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Assas, Beaulieu, Buzignargues, Campagne, Fontanes, Galargues, Garrigues, Guzargues, Saint-Bauzille-de-Montmel, Saint-Drezery, Saint-Hilaire-de-Beauvoir, Saint-Jean-de-Cornies and Sussargues.

This page in French: Visiter Montaud

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