Poilhes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Poilhes: highlights and tourist information

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Poilhes is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 73 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Poilhes is 620 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beziers at 12 km and Narbonne at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Poilhes, 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 Poilhes 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 Poilhes

Markets in and near Poilhes

  • Capestang: market Sunday (3km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (8km)
  • Fleury: market every day (10km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (14km)
  • Serignan: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (17km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Portiragnes: market Every day except Thursday & Saturday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Gruissan: market every day except Thursday (22km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (28km)

More information about Poilhes, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Poilhes, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Valle du Salagou (45km)

Heritage sites

  • Saint Jean de Fos pont du diable (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (59km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (3km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (21km)
  • Haut-Languedoc (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (22km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (27km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (16km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (26km)
  • Mont Caroux (34km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (35km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (36km)
  • Céressou (37km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (42km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (42km)
  • Etang de Thau (45km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (58km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (28km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Poilhes

Canton: Capestang

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34310

Distance to Poilhes

from Montpellier (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 620 km

from Calais: 855 km

from Nice: 341 km

from Bordeaux: 338 km

from Strasbourg: 689 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Capestang, Colombiers, Maureilhan, Montady, Montels and Nissan-Lez-Enserune.

This page in French: Visiter Poilhes