Vacquieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vacquieres in Herault

Photo is of Sauve at 11 km from Vacquieres

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Vacquieres 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 Vacquieres in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauve at 11 km and Sommieres at 14 km.

Vacquieres, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction ), in the Gard department

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

See Sauve guide


at 14 km (direction east-south-east), in the Gard department

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

See Sommieres guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 17 km (direction south-west)

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

See Les Matelles guide


at 18 km (direction west-south-west)

There are various historic buildings of interest in Saint-Martinde-Londres village including a 12th century...

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gard department

The historic heart of Anduze, with its small squares and medieval houses, is very...

See Anduze guide
Prafrance bamboo garden

Prafrance bamboo garden

Garden at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gard department

We enjoyed walking through the alleys of bamboo at the bamboo garden at Prafrance...

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

The most vibrant city on the Languedoc coast, Montpellier is a very lively university...

See Montpellier guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

In the Antigone district of Montpellier you can see several exeptional examples of neo-classical...

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide
Montpellier-Odysseum District

Montpellier-Odysseum District

at 27 km (direction south)

The Odysseum district of Montpellier is the vibrant modern new centre in the town,...

See Montpellier-Odysseum District guide


at 28 km (direction north-east), in the Gard department

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

See Vezenobres guide
Le Vigan

Le Vigan

at 32 km (direction west-north-west), in the Gard department

Le Vigan is one of the most interesting towns to visit within the Cevennes...

See Le Vigan guide
La Grande-Motte

La Grande-Motte

Seaside resort at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See La Grande-Motte guide


at 33 km (direction east), in the Gard department

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

See Nimes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

Even as you approach Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert along the Gorges de l'Herault you can see it...

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide

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

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Markets in and near Vacquieres

  • Quissac: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (21km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (24km)
  • Castelnau-le-Lez: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (25km)
  • Mauguio: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day (26km)

More information about Vacquieres, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Vacquieres, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (27km)

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) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (26km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (27km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (30km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (17km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (35km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (38km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (39km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (41km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (41km)
  • Mont Aigoual (42km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (48km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (53km)
  • Céressou (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (33km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (23km)

Geography and distances

Vacquieres is in the south of France at 26 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Vacquieres is 570 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vacquieres

Canton: Claret

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34270

Distance to Vacquieres

from Montpellier (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 570 km

from Calais: 805 km

from Nice: 267 km

from Bordeaux: 376 km

from Strasbourg: 603 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brouzet-les-Quissac, Carnas, Claret, Corconne, Fontanes, Garrigues, Lauret, Liouc, Sauteyrargues and Valflaunes.

This page in French: Visiter Vacquieres