Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Lodeve at 6 km from Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas

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Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas 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 Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lodeve at 6 km and Le Lac-du-Salagou at 13 km.

Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lodeve guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 13 km (direction south)

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

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 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
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 15 km (direction west)

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

See Lunas and area guide
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at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide
La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Aveyron department

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

See La Couvertoirade guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 17 km (direction south)

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

See Cirque de Moureze guide


at 18 km (direction south)

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

See Villeneuvette guide


at 22 km (direction west)

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

See Avene guide


at 29 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 31 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)

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

See Pezenas guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 35 km (direction east)

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

See Les Matelles guide


at 40 km (direction south-east)

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

See Loupian guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas

  • Aniane: market Thursday (19km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (19km)
  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (25km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (26km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (31km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (35km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (36km)
  • Gigean: market Tuesday (40km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (47km)

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 (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (32km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (37km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (38km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Clamouse (16km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (16km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (16km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (16km)
  • Céressou (25km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (33km)
  • Mont Caroux (36km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (40km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (41km)
  • Mont Aigoual (42km)
  • Etang de Thau (45km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (48km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (11km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (42km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas is in the south of France at 44 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas is 571 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas

Canton: Lodève

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34700

Distance to Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas

from Montpellier (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 571 km

from Calais: 806 km

from Nice: 313 km

from Bordeaux: 336 km

from Strasbourg: 632 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fozieres, Lodeve, Poujols, Saint-Pierre-de-la-Fage, Saint-Privat, Soubes, Soumont and Usclas-du-Bosc.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas


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