Poujols tourism and travel guide

Photo of Poujols in Herault

Visit Poujols: highlights and tourist information

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Poujols is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 48 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Poujols is 571 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lodeve at 4 km and Lunas and area at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Poujols, 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 Poujols 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 Poujols

Markets in and near Poujols

  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (21km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (22km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (23km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (27km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (34km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (35km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (39km)
  • Saint-Affrique: market Thursday & Saturday (41km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (42km)

More information about Poujols, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Poujols, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (31km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (37km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Moureze (16km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (16km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (19km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (19km)
  • Céressou (25km)
  • Mont Caroux (32km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (37km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (41km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (41km)
  • Mont Aigoual (45km)
  • Etang de Thau (47km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (51km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (11km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Poujols

Canton: Lodève

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34700

Distance to Poujols

from Montpellier (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 571 km

from Calais: 806 km

from Nice: 317 km

from Bordeaux: 333 km

from Strasbourg: 635 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fozieres, Lauroux, Les Plans, Lodeve, Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas, Soubes and Soumont.

This page in French: Visiter Poujols