Poujols tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Lodeve at 4 km from Poujols

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Poujols 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 Poujols in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lodeve at 4 km and Lunas and area at 11 km.

Poujols, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction south)

It is undoubtedly the Saint-Fulcran cathedral that will form the centre of...

See Lodeve guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 11 km (direction west)

Lunas is one of the villages in the attractive 'Land of Mountains...

See Lunas and area guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

The Lac-du-Salagou is a popular leisure lake with a wide range of...

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

The Cirque de Moureze is one of the loveliest scenic spectacles in...

See Cirque de Moureze guide
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La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aveyron department

La Couvertoirade, listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', is one...

See La Couvertoirade guide


at 17 km (direction south-east)

Clermont-l'Herault is a pleasant place to take a break if you are...

See Clermont-l'Herault guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

Villeneuvette is a pretty small village, interesting because it was originally built...

See Villeneuvette guide


at 18 km (direction west)

More famous for the beauty products produced here, the steep streets of...

See Avene guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide


at 33 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide
Le Vigan

Le Vigan

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

Le Vigan is one of the most interesting towns to visit within...

See Le Vigan guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-east)

The wide range of architecture and its unspoiled character make Pezenas one...

See Pezenas guide


at 38 km (direction south-west)

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

See Roquebrun guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 39 km (direction east)

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

See Les Matelles guide

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Poujols, France

What to do at Poujols? 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

Poujols is in the south of France at 48 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Poujols is 571 kilometres from Paris).

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


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