Olonzac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Olonzac in Herault

Photo is of Minerve at 8 km from Olonzac

Visit Olonzac: highlights and tourist information

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Olonzac is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Minerve at 8 km and Aigne at 9 km.

Olonzac, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Minerve guide


at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

The fortified village centre of Aigne make it one of our favourite Minervois villages...

See Aigne guide


at 12 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aude department

Bize-Minervois is a small village but its pretty houses and popular swimming river in...

See Bize-Minervois guide


at 17 km (direction west-north-west), in the Aude department

If you are exploreing the Minervois wine region you will also want to take...

See Caunes-Minervois guide
Fontfroide Abbey

Fontfroide Abbey

Abbey at 22 km (direction south-east), in the Aude department

The Abbey at Fontfroide dates from the 12th century, and is one of the...

See Fontfroide Abbey guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aude department

The romantic atmosphere in medieval Lagrasse have made it a popular centre for artisans...

See Lagrasse guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Chinian guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aude department

Among other highlights, the parts of Narbonne along the canal and around the cathedral...

See Narbonne guide
Chateaux de Lastours

Chateaux de Lastours

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

The four ruined castles in Lastours, in cathar country, were built in the 13th...

See Chateaux de Lastours guide


Heritage Site at 31 km (direction west), in the Aude department

The medieval fortress-town of Carcassonne is very extensive and very interesting. Highly recommended!...

See Carcassonne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-north-east)

With a lovely medieval centre and the scenic background of the Jaur river that...

See Olargues guide


at 34 km (direction north-east)

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

See Roquebrun guide
Chateau de Termes

Chateau de Termes

Castle at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aude department

Château De Termes is one of the most important Cathar castles in southern France...

See Chateau de Termes guide
Sigean Nature Reserve

Sigean Nature Reserve

at 35 km (direction south-east), in the Aude department

Sigean is a very popular wildlife park where thousands of animals such as lions,...

See Sigean Nature Reserve guide

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Markets in and near Olonzac

Market days in Olonzac: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (23km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (25km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (26km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (27km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (31km)

More information about Olonzac, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Olonzac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (33km)
  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Devèze (21km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (23km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (24km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (31km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (38km)
  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (40km)
  • Mont Caroux (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Olonzac is in the south of France at 99 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Olonzac is 620 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Olonzac

Canton: Olonzac

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34210

Distance to Olonzac

from Montpellier (prefecture): 99 km

from Paris: 620 km

from Calais: 855 km

from Nice: 369 km

from Bordeaux: 316 km

from Strasbourg: 705 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigne, Argens-Minervois, Azillanet, Azille, Beaufort, Castelnau-d'Aude, Cesseras, Homps, Oupia, Pepieux, Roubia, Siran and Tourouzelle.

This page in French: Visiter Olonzac