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Best things to do in Hérault

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Art Museum
“This is the main museum in Montpellier, which puts on some good temporary exhibitions.”
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Botanical Garden
“Un des plus vieux jardins botaniques d'Europe (il est lié à l'université de médecine). Attention aux horaires (fermé les matins et le lundi). -------- One of the oldest botanical gardens in Europe (linked to the Medicine University). Be careful with the opening hours (e.g. closed in the morning and on Mon).”
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Shopping Centre
“Great all in one shopping mall with popular affordable brands and the Gallery Lafayette.”
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Zoo
“Avec ses 80 hectares, le parc zoologique de Lunaret à Montpellier est aujourd'hui l'espace vert le plus vaste de la ville et le deuxième plus grand parc zoologique de France ! C'est le lieu de promenade privilégié des montpelliérains. Ne manquez pas la serre Amazonienne ! / At 80 hectares, the zoo Lunaret in Montpellier is now the largest green space in the city and the second largest zoo in France! It is the privileged place of walk of Montpellier. Do not miss the Amazonian greenhouse!”
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Plaza
“Gorgeous plaza with access to great shops and restaurants. Amazing view of the l'Opera and the Gaumont Cinema.”
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Trail
“Great hike overlooking the Hérault valley. Highest point of the department.”
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Lake
“Lac du Salagou Beautiful scenery, and sheltered swimming coves. Only a short drive from Domaine des Rochers”
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Public Art
“On peut y boire un verre (la cour est parfaite le soir), y bruncher le dimanche à partir de 11 heures (18 euros avec jus d'orange pressé et buffet à volonté), y manger et y voir des expositions gratuitement. Drink a glass (cour is perfect during the evening to take a glass of wine), brunch on sunday after 11 a.m. (18 € with unlimited buffet and fresh orange juice), eat and see great and free exhibitions. ”
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Shopping Centre
“Supermarkets, Apple Store and boutiques - easy to park - it's got everything a shopper will need.”
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Pedestrian Plaza
“Beau parc offrant une vue imprenable sur la ville. A découvrir en particulier les dimanches matin, où vous aurez la possibilité d'y prendre un café et d'y déjeuner sur le pouce, après avoir chiner aux stands des antiquaires. Beautiful park with breathtaking views of the city. To discover especially Sunday morning, where you will have the opportunity to have a coffee and have lunch on the go, after having stalled at the stands of antique shops.”
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National Park
“Stunning scenery one of the most amazing places I have ever been to. Great drive down to the waterfall at the bottom of the valley with beautiful clean river to swim in.”
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Bridge
“A stunning river beach which is safe and fun for all. Enjoy! The best way to get there is to take the free bus from St. Guilhem.”
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Aquarium
“Aquarium avec poissons, requins et otaries Aquarium with fish, sharks and sea lions”
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Natural Feature
“Only if you have a car! This beach is probably the wildest one, away from the city. Dunes, and wide beach area.”
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Colloquial Area
“Beautiful port village with “Largest naturist resort on earth” Go out of sightseeing or fishing boats or sunbath on the beach,Try your luck at the casino.Great restaurants with the freshest fish ever ”
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Music Venue
“There are two main theatres in Sete. The indoor one which is excellent all year round and the open air theatre which is open in summer.”
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