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Saussan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saussan in Herault

Photo is of Montpellier at 10 km from Saussan

Visit Saussan: highlights and tourist information

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Saussan is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montpellier at 10 km and Montpellier-Antigone District at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saussan, 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 Saussan in Occitanie.

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



at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Montpellier guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide


Cathedral at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Maguelone guide
Montpellier-Odysseum District

Montpellier-Odysseum District

at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Montpellier-Odysseum District guide


Seaside resort at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Palavas-les-Flots guide


at 14 km (direction south-west)

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

See Balaruc-le-Vieux guide


at 16 km (direction south-west)

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

See Bouzigues guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 18 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Les Matelles guide


at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

See Loupian guide


at 19 km (direction south-south-west)

Sete is a very active harbour town on the...

See Sete guide


at 21 km (direction south-west)

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

See Meze guide
Etang de Thau

Etang de Thau

at 24 km (direction south-west)

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

See Etang de Thau guide


at 25 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide
La Grande-Motte

La Grande-Motte

Seaside resort at 25 km (direction east)

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

See La Grande-Motte guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saussan


Markets in and near Saussan

  • Gigean: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Lattes: market Wednesday & Sunday (11km)
  • Castelnau-le-Lez: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Palavas-les-Flots: market Sunday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Palavas-les-Flots: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (13km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Balaruc-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Sete: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (19km)
  • Mauguio: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day (19km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (20km)

More information about Saussan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Saussan, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (12km)

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)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (13km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (39km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Étangs palavasiens (9km)
  • Etang de Thau (22km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (23km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (29km)
  • Céressou (31km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (34km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (34km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (35km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (38km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (45km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (11km)

Geography and distances

Saussan is in the south of France at 10 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Saussan is 598 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saussan

Canton: Pignan

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34570

Distance to Saussan

from Montpellier (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 598 km

from Calais: 833 km

from Nice: 282 km

from Bordeaux: 374 km

from Strasbourg: 636 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cournonsec, Cournonterral, Fabregues, Juvignac, Laverune, Murviel-les-Montpellier, Pignan, Saint-Georges-d'Orques and Saint-Jean-de-Vedas.

This page in French: Visiter Saussan

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