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Regional Discovery:

Welcome to Valras-Plage, jewel of Languedoc! A former fishing village that has become a popular seaside resort, Valras-Plage offers a perfect combination of relaxation on its golden beaches and discovery of its rich heritage. Just a short walk away, explore historic sites such as Béziers, with its iconic locks, or immerse yourself in local culture in Pézenas, the city of art and history. Whether you are a nature, history or gastronomy lover, our region is full of treasures to discover. Browse our guide to find out more and get ready for an unforgettable adventure in Languedoc!

Valras-Plage : Located at the mouth of the Orb, Valras-Plage is a dynamic seaside resort which has retained its authentic charm. Historically, it was a small fishing village which gradually transformed into a popular tourist destination.

  • The Beach: A vast expanse of fine sand, ideal for relaxation, swimming and water sports.

  • The Port: Formerly a fishing port, it is today a lively place to stroll, admire the boats and taste local products.

  • The Casino: For those who like to try their luck or simply enjoy a show.

  • The Market: A traditional market is held regularly, offering local products and Mediterranean specialties.

Within a 20 km radius:

  • Béziers: Historic town with the Saint-Nazaire cathedral, the Fonseranes locks, the aqueduct, the arenas and the poets' plateau.

  • Agde: Ancient town with its basalt architecture, the Brescou fort and Le Grau d'Agde, a small fishing port.

  • Lespignan: Authentic village with the Saint-Sylvestre church and its old streets.

  • Fleury: Discover the Maison du Vin and the Clape massif.

Saint-Pierre-la-Mer: Seaside resort in the commune of Fleury, it offers a large fine sand beach and is surrounded by the Clape massif.

  • The Beach: Perfect for swimming, sunbathing and water sports.

  • La Salinette: A wilder and less crowded beach.

  • The daily market: Very lively in the summer season.

In the immediate vicinity :

  • Sérignan: Picturesque village with a local market, a contemporary art museum and the Orpellières Nature Reserve.

  • Vendres: Wild beach, ponds and the Orpellières Nature Reserve.

  • Portiragnes: Seaside resort with beach and hiking trails.

Within a 50 km radius:

  • Sète: Port city with Mont Saint-Clair, the Paul Valéry Museum and the Pointe Courte district.

  • Pézenas: City of art and history with its historic center, Molière's theater and its artisan workshops.

  • Narbonne: Historic city with the Saint-Just-et-Saint-Pasteur cathedral, the archbishops' palace and Via Domitia.

  • Lac du Salagou: Ideal place for hiking, swimming and water activities.

  • Fontfroide Abbey: Magnificent Cistercian abbey near Narbonne.

  • Étang de Thau: Picturesque villages like Mèze and Bouzigues, and shellfish farming.

  • Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert: Gellone Abbey and the Devil's Bridge.

  • Grotte de Clamouse: Impressive underground visit.

Gastronomy and Wine: The region is renowned for its culinary delights such as Tielles Sétoises, oysters from the Etang de Thau, Cévennes pélardon and its wines. Take advantage of the wine estates for unforgettable tastings.

Leisure activities

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