Vieussan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vieussan in Herault

Photo is of Olargues at 5 km from Vieussan

Visit Vieussan: highlights and tourist information

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Vieussan 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 Vieussan in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Olargues at 5 km and Roquebrun at 6 km.

Vieussan, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction west-north-west)

With a lovely medieval centre and the scenic background of the Jaur river that...

See Olargues guide


at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

See Roquebrun guide


at 13 km (direction south-south-west)

The busy village of Saint-Chinian in the Minerves is best known for the good...

See Saint-Chinian guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aude department

Bize-Minervois is a small village but its pretty houses and popular swimming river in...

See Bize-Minervois guide


at 26 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Avene guide


at 26 km (direction south-west)

The fortified village centre of Aigne make it one of our favourite Minervois villages...

See Aigne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south-west)

The ancient streets of the attractive village of Minerve are very pleasant to explore,...

See Minerve guide


at 29 km (direction south-east)

Beziers is a lively, thriving town with a good number of interesting monuments to...

See Beziers guide
Cirque de Moureze

Cirque de Moureze

at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

The Cirque de Moureze is one of the loveliest scenic spectacles in northern Languedoc-Roussillon...

See Cirque de Moureze guide
Lunas and area

Lunas and area

at 33 km (direction north-east)

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

See Lunas and area guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

It is undoubtedly the Saint-Fulcran cathedral that will form the centre of your visit...

See Lodeve guide


at 35 km (direction east)

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

See Villeneuvette guide


at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Aveyron department

The Cevennes village of Belmont-sur-Rance is small but very enjoyable to explore, and to...

See Belmont-sur-Rance guide

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Map of places to visit near Vieussan


Markets in and near Vieussan

  • Lamalou-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Chinian: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Bedarieux: market Monday all day (17km)
  • Saint-Pons-de-Thomieres: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Capestang: market Sunday (24km)
  • Labastide-Rouairoux: market Thursday (28km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Coursan: market every day except Monday (35km)
  • Fleury: market every day (37km)
  • Pezenas: market Saturday all day (37km)

More information about Vieussan, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Vieussan, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Valle du Salagou (34km)
  • Cirque de Navacelles (58km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Enserune (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Languedoc (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Sylvanès (Sylvanes) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (27km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (29km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Caroux (7km)
  • Grotte de la Devèze (23km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (32km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (32km)
  • Céressou (34km)
  • Gouffre de l'Œil Doux (42km)
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (46km)
  • Etangs du Bagnas (51km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (56km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Fraisse-sur-Agout (16km)

Geography and distances

Vieussan is in the south of France at 73 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Vieussan is 593 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vieussan

Canton: Olargues

Arrondissement: Béziers

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34390

Distance to Vieussan

from Montpellier (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 593 km

from Calais: 828 km

from Nice: 346 km

from Bordeaux: 318 km

from Strasbourg: 671 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berlou, Colombieres-sur-Orb, Mons, Olargues, Roquebrun and Saint-Martin-de-l'Arcon.

This page in French: Visiter Vieussan