©

Beziers trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Beziers

Trip Planner Europe  /  France  /  Occitanie  /  Herault  /  Beziers
(3.7/5 based on 2,400+ reviews for top 30 attractions)
Things to do: sightseeing, shopping, theme parks
Béziers is a town in Languedoc in southern France. It is a sub-prefecture of the Hérault department. Béziers hosts the famous Feria de Béziers, centred on bullfighting, every August. A million visitors are attracted to the five-day event. Béziers is a member of the Most Ancient European Towns Network.GeographyThe town is located on a small bluff above the river Orb, about 10km from the Mediterranean. At Béziers the Canal du Midi spans the river Orb as an aqueduct called the Pont-canal de l'Orb. claimed to be the first of its kind.HistoryBéziers is one of the oldest cities in France. The latest research (March 2013) shows that Béziers dates from 575 B.C., making it older than Agde (525 B.C.) and a bit younger than Marseille (600 B.C.)The site has been occupied since Neolithic times, before the influx of Celts. Roman Betarra was on the road that linked Provence with Iberia. The Romans refounded the city as a new colonia for veterans in 36/35 BC and called it Colonia Julia Baeterrae Septimanorum. Stones from the Roman amphitheatre were used to construct the city wall during the 3rd century.
Plan your trip to Beziers and other France destinations using our handy France tour planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Beziers

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Beziers:
Historic sites, religious sites, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Zoos & aquariums, museums, parks
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Theme parks, beaches, zoos & aquariums
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Religious sites, museums, shopping
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Historic sites, religious sites, sightseeing
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Beziers

30 days in France BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, culture, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Beziers BY A USER FROM GERMANY September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Beziers BY A USER FROM GERMANY October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in France BY A USER FROM FRANCE July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in France BY A USER FROM HUNGARY July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Le Havre & Beziers BY A USER FROM IRELAND June, relaxing, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: June, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 32 days in France BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM ITALY July, teens, kids, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 4 days in Beziers BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDONESIA January, relaxing, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: January, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News