Frontignan la Peyrade (or Frontignan) is a picturesque town which lies in the Herault department on the French Riviera in the South of France. It is beautifully nestled in the Languedoc coastal plains between the town of Sète and Montpellier.
The town of Frontignan is surrounded by all sides, by the Gardiole Mountains to the North, the Ingril lagoon to the East, Étang de Thau to the West and of course the Mediterranean shore which comprises of the beach resort of Frontignan-Plage which lies in the French Riviera.
The area is renowned for its extensive sand and pebble beaches and offers more than 7 km of beaches where you can relax, play the traditional games, take walks and enjoy the typical seaside sports and activities.
All the beaches are protected, respected and hospitable and there is constant attention to their qualities as the town of Frontignan is rewarded the European Blue Flag almost every year.
Frontignan is also a popular yacht charter destination and its port, the Port of Frontignan offers 600 berths for visiting yachts measuring up to 18m long.
During your yacht charter visit in the area, you will have the opportunity to discover the world-renowned wine of the area, the Muscat of Frontignan, a sweet wine made of the best Muscat grape variety.
Frontignan hosts numerous interesting places that are worth visiting when you charter your yacht in the area.
You can visit the beach of Plage des Aresquiers which is famous for its fine sands and which offers numerous sports activities.
However, a visit in the town of Frontignan is a must, it owes its name to Frontinius dating from the Roman times and was under the rule of the Kings of Aragon.
You can visit the famous Museum of Frontignan which exhibits the prehistoric finds in the area and also numerous paintings from the French and Flemish schools. You will also find a large collection of diverse objects which are related to the art of wine making.