Soumont tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Lodeve at 3 km from Soumont

Visit Soumont: highlights and tourist information

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Soumont 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 Soumont in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lodeve at 3 km and Le Lac-du-Salagou at 8 km.

Soumont, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction 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 8 km (direction south)

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

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 12 km (direction south)

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

See Cirque de Moureze guide


at 13 km (direction south-east)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide
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at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Villeneuvette guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lunas and area guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 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
La Couvertoirade

La Couvertoirade

Most Beautiful Village at 21 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


at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Avene guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Pezenas guide


at 31 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 36 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 36 km (direction west-south-west)

The seting on the River Orb and the Mediterranean garden add to...

See Roquebrun guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 37 km (direction east)

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

See Les Matelles guide

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Map of places to visit near Soumont


Markets in and near Soumont

  • Gignac: market Saturday (18km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (19km)
  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (20km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (22km)
  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (36km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (36km)
  • Gigean: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Bessan: market Tuesday & Sunday (41km)

More information about Soumont, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Soumont, France

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

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 (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (27km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (34km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Moureze (12km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (12km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (16km)
  • Céressou (20km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (21km)
  • Mont Caroux (33km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (37km)
  • Etang de Thau (42km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (45km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (45km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (47km)
  • Mont Aigoual (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (15km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (43km)

Geography and distances

Soumont is in the south of France at 44 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Soumont is 575 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Soumont

Canton: Lodève

Arrondissement: Lodève

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34700

Distance to Soumont

from Montpellier (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 575 km

from Calais: 811 km

from Nice: 315 km

from Bordeaux: 336 km

from Strasbourg: 637 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fozieres, Lauroux, Le Bosc, Le Puech, Lodeve, Olmet-et-Villecun, Poujols, Saint-Etienne-de-Gourgas, Saint-Jean-de-la-Blaquiere, Saint-Privat, Soubes and Usclas-du-Bosc.

This page in French: Visiter Soumont


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