Saint Clément Aqueduct

Montpellier
Languedoc Roussillon
Landmarks and Historic Buildings

Built in the late 18th century, Saint Clément Aqueduct is a beautiful piece of engineering by architect Henri Pitot. Designed to bring water from a spring 9 miles away, the destination of the aqueduct is Peyrou Square where you can enjoy a great view of the aqueduct from high up. The Square, home to a statue of Louis XIV on horseback with a stunning Arc de Tromphe across its entrance has some of the best views in the city. 

Places to visit nearby

Montpellier in Languedoc Roussillon is a thriving and modern city near France's sunny south coast that was voted one of the New York Times' 'Places to go in 2012'.

Nîmes in Languedoc Rousillon is the home of some of the best preserved Roman monuments in the world and is especially famous for its amphitheatre.

Marseille in Provence Côte d'Azur is the second largest, and the oldest, city in France and is situated on the sunny south coast.

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