Verargues tourism and travel guide

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Visit Verargues: highlights and tourist information

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Verargues is situated in the Herault department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Verargues is 587 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sommieres at 8 km and La Grande-Motte at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Verargues, 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 Verargues in Occitanie.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Verargues

Markets in and near Verargues

  • Lunel: market Thursday & Sunday (5km)
  • Sommieres: market Saturday (7km)
  • Marsillargues: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Aimargues: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Vergeze: market Thursday (10km)
  • Calvisson: market Sunday (11km)
  • Mauguio: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day (13km)
  • Vauvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • La Grande-Motte: market Thursday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • La Grande-Motte: market Sunday (17km)

More information about Verargues, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Verargues, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Verargues.


  • Mare Nostrum (19km)

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)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (19km)
  • Jardins de la Fontaine (25km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (42km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Scamandre (23km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (24km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (31km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (36km)
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (44km)
  • Etang de Thau (52km)
  • Mont Aigoual (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (20km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Verargues

Canton: Lunel

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34400

Distance to Verargues

from Montpellier (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 587 km

from Calais: 822 km

from Nice: 255 km

from Bordeaux: 392 km

from Strasbourg: 610 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubais, Boisseron, Gallargues-le-Montueux, Lunel, Lunel-Viel, Restinclieres, Saint-Bres, Saint-Christol, Saint-Genies-Des-Mourgues, Saint-Series, Saturargues, Saussines, Valergues and Villetelle.

This page in French: Visiter Verargues