Poussan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Poussan in Herault

Photo is of Balaruc-le-Vieux at 4 km from Poussan

Visit Poussan: highlights and tourist information

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Poussan 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 Poussan in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Balaruc-le-Vieux at 4 km and Bouzigues at 5 km.

Poussan, 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-south-east)

Balaruc-le-Vieux is a small village on the Etang-de-Thau and near Balaruc-le-Bains, a...

See Balaruc-le-Vieux guide


at 5 km (direction south-south-west)

No visit to Bouzigues, on the Etang de Thau, would be complete...

See Bouzigues guide


at 7 km (direction south-west)

Take a stroll around the town of Loupian, then visit the 1st...

See Loupian guide


at 9 km (direction south-west)

The harbour is the centre of activity in the fishing village of...

See Meze guide
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at 10 km (direction south-south-east)

Sete is a very active harbour town on the Etang de Thu...

See Sete guide
Etang de Thau

Etang de Thau

at 12 km (direction south-west)

The large lagoon of the Etang de Thau has several interesting small...

See Etang de Thau guide


Cathedral at 17 km (direction east)

The Cathedral at Maguelone stands on a small volcanic island on the...

See Maguelone guide


at 19 km (direction south-west)

Marseillan is one of the liveliest harbour towns on the Etng de...

See Marseillan guide


at 20 km (direction west)

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

See Pezenas guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

The most vibrant city on the Languedoc coast, Montpellier is a very...

See Montpellier guide


Seaside resort at 22 km (direction east)

At Palavas-les-Flots you will find a long beach and a resort that...

See Palavas-les-Flots guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

In the Antigone district of Montpellier you can see several exeptional examples...

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide
Montpellier-Odysseum District

Montpellier-Odysseum District

at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

The Odysseum district of Montpellier is the vibrant modern new centre in...

See Montpellier-Odysseum District guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide

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Map of places to visit near Poussan


Markets in and near Poussan

  • Gigean: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Balaruc-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday (6km)
  • Sete: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (10km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (18km)
  • Marseillan: market Monday & Wednesday & Friday & Saturday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Marseillan: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (20km)
  • Lattes: market Wednesday & Sunday (21km)
  • Palavas-les-Flots: market Sunday - seasonal market only (21km)

More information about Poussan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Poussan, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (23km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (24km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (29km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (31km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (23km)

Geography and distances

Poussan is in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Poussan is 605 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Poussan

Canton: Mèze

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34560

Distance to Poussan

from Montpellier (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 605 km

from Calais: 840 km

from Nice: 291 km

from Bordeaux: 370 km

from Strasbourg: 647 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balaruc-le-Vieux, Balaruc-les-Bains, Bouzigues, Cournonsec, Gigean, Loupian, Montbazin and Villeveyrac.

This page in French: Visiter Poussan


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