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Poilhes

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Hérault

Poilhes - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Hérault
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Poilhes (Polhes in Occitan) is a French commune located in the department of Herault and the Languedoc-Roussillon.

Its inhabitants are called Poilhes and Poilhaises.

Located on a hill, the village of Poilhes is crossed by the Canal du Midi. It overlooks a large pond that of Capestang. This village is also below the oppidum Ensérune.

Geographical information

MunicipalityPoilhes
Postcode34310
Latitude43.3072630 (N 43° 18’ 26”)
Longitude3.0772030 (E 3° 4’ 38”)
Surface area5.95 km²
Population572 inhabitants
Density96 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureMontpellier (52 mi, 1h07)
Insee code34206
IntercommunalityCC Sud-Hérault
DepartmentHérault
TerritoryLanguedoc-Roussillon
RegionOccitanie

Nearest cities & towns

Capestang2.7 mi (6 min)
Montady3 mi (8 min)
Nissan-lez-Enserune3.3 mi (9 min)
Montels5.1 mi (10 min)
Puisserguier5.5 mi (12 min)
Lespignan6.5 mi (15 min)
Colombiers6.6 mi (11 min)
Maureilhan7.2 mi (13 min)
Creissan7.2 mi (16 min)
Salles-d'Aude8.4 mi (19 min)
Ouveillan8.6 mi (13 min)
Quarante8.7 mi (17 min)
Coursan8.7 mi (15 min)

Things to see and do

Events and festivities

Information to the Office of Tourism of the Canal du Midi +33 4 67 37 85 29.

Concert - St. Martin's Church

Photos

Canal du Midi Poilhes (© G. Defrocourt)
Canal du Midi Poilhes (© G. Defrocourt)
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School of Poilhes
School of Poilhes
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Weather

Saturday 27 may
Min. 16°C - Max. 21°C
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Sunday 28 may
Min. 14°C - Max. 21°C
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Monday 29 may
Min. 13°C - Max. 22°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Oppidum Ensérune and Gallo-Roman village in Nissan-lez-Enserune.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Cruise on the Canal du Midi
Nature and the great outdoors8 € to 34 € Colombiers (3.3 mi)
Licence-free boat hire on the Canal du Midi
Entertainment30 € to 140 € Colombiers (3.3 mi)
Cruise on the Canal du Midi
Nature and the great outdoors15 € to 48 € Béziers (6.2 mi)
Barge cruise on the Canal du Midi
Nature and the great outdoors33 € to 55 € Béziers (6.7 mi)
Quad bike trek on the outskirts of Béziers
Sports sensations50 € to 220 € Thézan-lès-Béziers (7.3 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Priory Saint Christopher at Puisserguier
HikeAthletic4h25Puisserguier (4.6 mi)
On the heights of Creissan... The Bories
HikeEasy2h30Creissan (5.7 mi)
The Parade of Marie Coquette, Cruzy
HikeEasy4h00Cruzy (7.7 mi)
Vineyards and Heritage
HikeIntermediate4h40Saint-Geniès-de-Fontedit (12.3 mi)
Lake Jouarres
HikeEasy3h00Olonzac (18.7 mi)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels

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