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Viols-le-Fort tourism and travel guide

Photo of Viols-le-Fort in Herault

Photo is of Saint-Martin-de-Londres at 6 km from Viols-le-Fort

Visit Viols-le-Fort: highlights and tourist information

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Viols-le-Fort is situated in the Herault department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Martin-de-Londres at 6 km and Les Matelles at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Viols-le-Fort, 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 Viols-le-Fort in Occitanie.

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



at 6 km (direction north-north-east)

There are various historic buildings of interest in Saint-Martinde-Londres...

See Saint-Martin-de-Londres guide
Les Matelles

Les Matelles

at 9 km (direction east)

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

See Les Matelles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert guide


at 20 km (direction south-east)

The most vibrant city on the Languedoc coast, Montpellier...

See Montpellier guide
Montpellier-Antigone District

Montpellier-Antigone District

at 21 km (direction south-east)

In the Antigone district of Montpellier you can see...

See Montpellier-Antigone District guide
Montpellier-Odysseum District

Montpellier-Odysseum District

at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Montpellier-Odysseum District guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Clermont-l'Herault guide


at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Villeneuvette guide
Le Lac-du-Salagou

Le Lac-du-Salagou

at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Le Lac-du-Salagou guide
Le Vigan

Le Vigan

at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Gard department

Le Vigan is one of the most interesting towns...

See Le Vigan guide


Cathedral at 29 km (direction south-east)

The Cathedral at Maguelone stands on a small volcanic...

See Maguelone guide


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

There are numerous places of interest to discover as...

See Sauve guide


Seaside resort at 30 km (direction south-east)

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

See Palavas-les-Flots guide


at 31 km (direction west)

It is undoubtedly the Saint-Fulcran cathedral that will form the...

See Lodeve guide

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

Map of places to visit near Viols-le-Fort


Markets in and near Viols-le-Fort

  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (11km)
  • Gignac: market Saturday (16km)
  • Castelnau-le-Lez: market Thursday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Lattes: market Wednesday & Sunday (25km)
  • Gigean: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Mauguio: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday all day (28km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (29km)
  • Paulhan: market Thursday (30km)

More information about Viols-le-Fort, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Viols-le-Fort, France

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


  • Mare Nostrum (23km)

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)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (23km)
  • Jardin des Sambucs (32km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Margon (43km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (44km)
  • Jardin des carrières de Saint-Adrien (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de la Clamouse (13km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (19km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (26km)
  • Étangs palavasiens (28km)
  • Cirque de Mourèze (31km)
  • Cirque du Moureze (31km)
  • Céressou (33km)
  • Etang de Thau (38km)
  • Pointe de l'Espiguette (43km)
  • Mont Aigoual (43km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (46km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (57km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (18km)

Geography and distances

Viols-le-Fort is in the south of France at 20 kilometres from Montpellier, the department capital (general information: Viols-le-Fort is 578 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Viols-le-Fort

Canton: Saint-Martin-de-Londres

Arrondissement: Montpellier

Department: Herault

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 34380

Distance to Viols-le-Fort

from Montpellier (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 578 km

from Calais: 813 km

from Nice: 287 km

from Bordeaux: 362 km

from Strasbourg: 622 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Viols-le-Fort from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argelliers, Mas-de-Londres, Murles, Saint-Martin-de-Londres and Viols-en-Laval.

This page in French: Visiter Viols-le-Fort

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