Valflaunes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Valflaunes in Herault

Photo is of Les Matelles at 9 km from Valflaunes

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Valflaunes 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 Valflaunes in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Matelles at 9 km and Saint-Martin-de-Londres at 11 km.

Valflaunes, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 9 km (direction south-west)

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

See Les Matelles guide


at 11 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-east), in the Gard department

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

See Sauve guide


at 18 km (direction east), in the Gard department

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

See Sommieres guide


at 21 km (direction south)

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

See Montpellier guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 22 km (direction south)

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 22 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Montpellier-Odysseum District guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 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
Le Vigan

Le Vigan

at 30 km (direction north-west), in the Gard department

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

See Le Vigan guide


Seaside resort at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Palavas-les-Flots guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-east), 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 31 km (direction north-north-east), in the Gard department

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

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide
La Grande-Motte

La Grande-Motte

Seaside resort at 32 km (direction south-east)

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

See La Grande-Motte guide


Cathedral at 32 km (direction south)

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

See Maguelone guide

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

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Markets in and near Valflaunes

  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Castelnau-le-Lez: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Mauguio: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day (23km)
  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (26km)
  • Lattes: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Valflaunes, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Valflaunes, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (22km)

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) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (22km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (30km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (33km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (16km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (28km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (32km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (35km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (39km)
  • Mont Aigoual (42km)
  • Etang de Scamandre (44km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (46km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (46km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (48km)
  • Céressou (48km)
  • Etang de Thau (48km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (18km)

Geography and distances

Valflaunes is in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Valflaunes is 574 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Valflaunes

Canton: Claret

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34270

Distance to Valflaunes

from Montpellier (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 574 km

from Calais: 809 km

from Nice: 273 km

from Bordeaux: 372 km

from Strasbourg: 610 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fontanes, Lauret, Saint-Jean-de-Cuculles, Saint-Mathieu-de-Treviers, Sauteyrargues and Vacquieres.

This page in French: Visiter Valflaunes