Destination guide

Historic Herault will entice you

Take a vacation to Herault and enjoy the area's museums, history and wineries. Travelers to this walkable city praise the shopping, restaurants and beaches. Musee de Lodeve, Musee des Beaux Arts and Paul Valery Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Herault

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Herault has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mare Nostrum Aquarium (27.5 mi / 44.2 km)
  • Allegria Vineyard (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Mas Gabriel Winery (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Domaine de la Dourbie Winery (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Domaine Virgile Joly Winery (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Mas du Novi Winery (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Herault

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Herault is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cap d'Agde Beach (22.2 mi / 35.8 km)
  • Peyrou Gardens (25.2 mi / 40.6 km)
  • Botanical Garden (25.3 mi / 40.7 km)
  • Lac Salagou (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Dinosaur Museum (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Clamouse Cave (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)

How to get to and around Herault

The nearest airport is in Beziers (BZR-Cap d'Agde), located 17.9 mi (28.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Montpellier (MPL-Montpellier - Mediterranean), which is 29.5 mi (47.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Magalas Station, Beziers Bedarieux Station and Lunas Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Herault by jumping on the metro at Mosson Tram Station, Halles de La Paillade Tram Station or Saint Paul Tram Station.

Where to stay around Hérault?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 11,625 holiday lettings near Hérault. From 3,636 Houses to 1,333 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hérault is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Hérault?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Hérault. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • La Grande-Motte: 3,126 holiday homes
  • Marseillan: 3,440 holiday homes
  • Agde: 3,245 holiday homes
  • Sète: 3,190 holiday homes
  • Frontignan: 2,003 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Hérault! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Hérault?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Hérault with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • La Grande-Motte: 3,126 holiday lettings
  • Marseillan: 3,440 holiday lettings
  • Agde: 3,245 holiday lettings
  • Sète: 3,190 holiday lettings
  • Frontignan: 2,003 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Hérault?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Hérault are:

  • Vias Airport (BZR): 4,631 self catering accommodations
  • Mediterranee Airport (MPL): 4,279 self catering accommodations
  • Garons Airport (FNI): 3,061 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Hérault?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Hérault. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Medieval Mikve: 5,446 holiday rentals
  • Citadel of Montpellier: 5,446 holiday rentals
  • Lac du Salagou: 1,302 holiday rentals
  • Episcopal Palace: 806 holiday rentals
  • Chateau des Hospitaliers Winery: 4,941 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hérault listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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