You will discover many typical southern towns and villages when you stay in Bessan.
- 29 km from Valras, Pézenas is an artistic city with theater and tradition where the memories of Molière and Boby Lapointe are kept alive.
- Béziers, 10 km from the campsite: This city overlooking the Orb and Canal du Midi prospered in the 19th century with the growth of the wine trade. It contains many hidden treasures. Climb up the majestic Saint-Nazaire Cathedral for a gorgeous view.
Follow the narrow streets down to the main street: A statue of Paul-Riquet was installed in the Pierre-Paul-Riquet alleys and plane trees were planted there in 1838.
- 70 km from the campsite, Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert: This village is a UNESCO World Heritage site on the Camino de Compostela and has also been one of the Grands Sites de France since 2010. You can visit the Infernet Cirque, Hérault Gorges and Clamouse Cave.
Between hiking, mountain biking, swimming, canoeing, kayaking and whitewater fishing in the Hérault Gorges that wind beneath the village, there are many activities to choose from.
To see: the Murat hotel, decorated with Aubusson tapestries – the Fine Arts Museum and local library at place Carnot – the Neptune Fountain (18th century) – The Saint Michel Languedoc style Gothic Cathedral – Saint Vincent Church – the Carmelite Chapel (13th century).