The Hérault canyons


Discover the Herault canyons and the Vis canyons. Winding roads, magnificent viewpoints and breathtaking natural sites. This is what awaits you along this superb 250 km (5.5 hours) route. 



There are 4 tourist stops on this route. You are free to stay for a few minutes or a few hours.

  1. Saint Guilhem le Désert
  2. Clamouse cave(*)
  3. Lake Salagou
  4. Mourèze Circus

(*) Please check the opening hours and booking possibilities.



1. : Saint Guilhem le Désert: a stage on the road to Santiago de Compostela, Saint Guilhem le Désert occupies a wild site at the entrance to the Verdus canyons



2. Clamouse cave: a must for tourism in Occitania with a diversity of underground landscapes that is almost unique in Europe. A magical journey out of time



3. Lake Salagou: created in 1969 to supply water to the surrounding vineyards, this lake in the heart of red and arid hills has a small effect



4. Mourèze circus : when you wander around the circus, you will undoubtedly be attracted by rocks with strange and familiar shapes


GPS track