SOMMIÈRES. This picturesque town of penetrating charm, is known for its medieval centre built in Checkerboard along the river Vidourle, whose narrow streets are straddled multiple arches and porches, and for its castle, now in ruins, which accessible to visitors Tower dominates the city. Sommières, owes its existence to the construction, in the 1st century a.d., from its famous Roman bridge so often mauled at the formidable vidourlades. Museums, cineme, rides horseback riding in the Camargue, mountain biking, rivers, hot air ballooning, canoeing, paddle, safaris in the marshes, tree climbing, via ferrata, boat trip on the Mediterranean Sea...
Specific activities on site or less than 5 km/ 3 miles :
HORSE RIDING Hérault
FISHING Mediterranean Sea
Leisure activities less than 20 km / 12 miles : Bathing, pedalo, banana boat, water skiing, jet ski, windsurfing, sailing, canoeing, canyoning, rafting, riding school, pony club, hiking, climbing, mountain bike (path), parascending, hang-gliding, paragliding, boat trips, horse trecking, acrobranch, fishing, deep-sea angling, angling, pétanque pitch
Supervised : Riding school
Attractions and relaxation : Bar/pub, discotheque, restaurant, cinema, leisure park, zoo/animal park, sea world, nature reserve, art gallery, historical site, museum, theatre, festivals, antiques & bric-a-brac, local craftshop, cellar and wine tasting, casino, thermal baths, thalassotherapy centre