South of France - Villa with Private Pool.

Some of the many atractions in the area.

All with-in a short drive from the villa.

There is great deal to see and do in the area. Just 20 minutes to the west is Roquebrun - known locally as the Nice of Languedoc, because of its warm micro-climate - with swimming and canoeing on the Orb river; and impressive Mediterranean garden. Try the Petie de Nice for lunch. Or have a picnic on the river side.

20mins drive brings you to the impressive Gorges d'Heric for stunning views for walkers and climbers alike. For those that like Golf and Gambling - Lamalou les Bains offers both. If you like wine - the Faugeres region is renowned for it's excellent reds, whites, rosés, with numerous wine caves to visit and taste.

Beziers, 25 mins drive, is a thriving town, with cathedral perched on a hillside, (climb the tower - to enjoy a stunning view), shops, restaurants, cafés. Wonderful events and fetes, including the well known Feria in the midst of August. Walk along the Canal du Midi, or take a boat ride, - this famous canal dates from the 17th century, wonderful for easy shaded walking, or biking.

If you want Mediterranean beaches - Valras Plage is only 25 minutes from Autignac - one of many places along the 100 kms plus golden sands of Languedoc - resorts that include such celebrity places as Cap d'Agde, and the fishing town of Sete - where jousting from boats occurs.

If you are looking for castles, Languedoc boasts some of the best including the medieval walled city of Carcassonne, which hosts international festivals throughout the summer. For those seeking Cathar castles with giddy heights - try Rivesaltes and head inland to visit Queribus and Pyrepertuse - where in summer you can feast and enjoy Medieval style romps.

 


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