The Old Port

Inaugurated in 1666, the Sète Port was a main place within the wine trade, taking advantages of its strategic situation at the confluence of the Canal du Midi and the sea.

Today, this port is mainly frequented by the fishermen who sale every day at 15.30 pm the fishes they’ve caught. Such a typical place of the city.

The royal canal

Mooring point of the fishing boats, this large canal is at the heart of the city where there are the best bars and restaurants.

Each year, at the ends of august, this place is converted in the main scene of the Saint-Louis festivity where you can discover the well-known nautical battles.

La "pointe courte"

This charming fishermen quarter is a very typical place of the Mediterranean coast.

At the edge of the Thau pond, this quarter is an authentic village within the city where fishermen named “les pointus” are still living in their wooden houses.





From 13th to 20th july

As part of the 22nd Jazz in Sète, the festival and the mitterand media library invite you to have a good time, between film screenings and musical listening. Do not forget your music!



Del 6 julio al 31 de agosto

An artistic walk through the streets of the city, to discover the works of open-air artists who make Sète a city gallery.


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