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Saint-Christol tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sommieres at 6 km from Saint-Christol

Visit Saint-Christol: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Christol is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sommieres at 6 km and La Grande-Motte at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Christol, 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 Saint-Christol in Occitanie.

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



at 6 km (direction ), in the Gard department

Adults will enjoy seeing the many historic monuments in Sommieres, although children...

See Sommieres guide
La Grande-Motte

La Grande-Motte

Seaside resort at 19 km (direction south)

The 1960's architecture gives La Grande-Motte its unique character, and...

See La Grande-Motte guide
Montpellier-Odysseum District

Montpellier-Odysseum District

at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

See Montpellier-Odysseum District guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-east), in the Gard department

The remarkable town of Aigues-Mortes is a fortified town...

See Aigues-Mortes guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

In the Antigone district of Montpellier you can see...

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

The most vibrant city on the Languedoc coast, Montpellier...

See Montpellier guide
Le Grau-du-Roi

Le Grau-du-Roi

Seaside resort at 22 km (direction south-south-east), in the Gard department

Le Grau-de-Roi is one of the most eastern, and...

See Le Grau-du-Roi guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 22 km (direction west)

The small medieval village of Les Matelles makes a...

See Les Matelles guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction south-west)

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

See Palavas-les-Flots guide


at 25 km (direction east-north-east), in the Gard department

Nimes contains some of the most complete ancient Roman monuments to be...

See Nimes guide


at 26 km (direction north-north-west), in the Gard department

There are numerous places of interest to discover as you explore...

See Sauve guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide


Cathedral at 29 km (direction south-west)

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

See Maguelone guide


at 36 km (direction south-west), in the Gard department

The village of Vézénobres, north-west of Nimes, is a delightful small village...

See Vezenobres guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Herault

Map of places to visit near Saint-Christol


Markets in and near Saint-Christol

  • Sommieres: market Saturday (6km)
  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (11km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (11km)
  • Aimargues: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Mauguio: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day (14km)
  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Castelnau-le-Lez: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • La Grande-Motte: market Thursday - seasonal market only (19km)

More information about Saint-Christol, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Saint-Christol, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (19km)

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)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Théodorit et Fenestrelle Tower (Uzes) (41km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (19km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (25km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (40km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (25km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (26km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (31km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (34km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (43km)
  • Etang de Thau (52km)
  • Mont Aigoual (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (20km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Christol is in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Saint-Christol is 585 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Christol

Canton: Lunel

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34400

Distance to Saint-Christol

from Montpellier (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 585 km

from Calais: 820 km

from Nice: 256 km

from Bordeaux: 391 km

from Strasbourg: 609 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Christol from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubais, Beaulieu, Boisseron, Galargues, Junas, Lunel, Lunel-Viel, Restinclieres, Saint-Genies-Des-Mourgues, Saint-Hilaire-de-Beauvoir, Saint-Series, Saturargues, Saussines, Sommieres, Verargues and Villetelle.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Christol

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