Plaissan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Plaissan in Herault

Visit Plaissan: highlights and tourist information

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Plaissan is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 29 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Plaissan is 596 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Clermont-l'Herault at 11 km and Villeneuvette at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plaissan, 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 Plaissan 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 Plaissan

Markets in and near Plaissan

  • Paulhan: market Thursday (6km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (11km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (14km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (15km)
  • Gigean: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Balaruc-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Sete: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (22km)
  • Marseillan: market Monday & Wednesday & Friday & Saturday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Marseillan: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (23km)

More information about Plaissan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Plaissan, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mare Nostrum (32km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (19km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (23km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Céressou (11km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (15km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (15km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (16km)
  • Etang de Thau (19km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (27km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (28km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (38km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (43km)
  • Mont Caroux (44km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (49km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plaissan

Canton: Gignac

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34230

Distance to Plaissan

from Montpellier (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 596 km

from Calais: 831 km

from Nice: 302 km

from Bordeaux: 356 km

from Strasbourg: 647 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belarga, Campagnan, Canet, Cazouls-d'Herault, Le Pouget, Paulhan, Puilacher, Saint-Pargoire, Saint-Pons-de-Mauchiens, Tressan, Usclas-d'Herault and Vendemian.

This page in French: Visiter Plaissan