Rieussec tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rieussec: highlights and tourist information

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Rieussec is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 94 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Rieussec is 605 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Minerve at 7 km and Aigne at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rieussec, 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 Rieussec 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 Rieussec

Markets in and near Rieussec

  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (8km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (10km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (27km)
  • Mazamet: market Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (31km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (33km)
  • Narbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Narbonne: market Sunday (34km)

More information about Rieussec, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Rieussec, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (18km)
  • Narbonnaise en Méditerranée (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Évêché (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Devèze (7km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (24km)
  • Mont Caroux (29km)
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (36km)
  • Cité de Carcassonne (39km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (21km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rieussec

Canton: Saint-Pons-de-Thomières

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34220

Distance to Rieussec

from Montpellier (prefecture): 94 km

from Paris: 605 km

from Calais: 840 km

from Nice: 366 km

from Bordeaux: 308 km

from Strasbourg: 692 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boisset, Velieux and Verreries-de-Moussans.

This page in French: Visiter Rieussec