Homps is an ancient commercial port where barrels of Minervois and Corbières wines were loaded for their journey to Bordeaux. Several wine producers are situated here and you can visit them for tours and tastings.
You can discover the Roman chapel and the tower of the Knights of Malta.
The Lac de Jouarres, only 1 km from the base, offers pedalos, windsurf and canoes.
There is a night market on Fridays in July and August. In Olonzac there is a market every Tuesday morning.
Alternative: The "Lac de Jouarres", 1 km from the base
Several restaurants and a bar along the Canal
Restaurant "En Bonne Compagnie" (20 to 30 euros)
Address: 6 Quai des Negociants
Cuisine: classical french cuisine with a modern twist
Contact Details: 04 68 91 23 16
L'Arbousier (20 - 30 euros)
Cuisine: French cuisine
Contact Details: 04 68 91 11 24
400m from the harbour; on the main road
Opening Hours: every day
in Olonzac, 3 km from the base
You can moor in front of the restaurants in the centre of the village or at the Connoisseur marina where you have electricity, shower and toilet facilities
there is a bank (Crédit Agricole) in Olonzac
at the Crédit Agricole in Olonzac
Medical centre in Olonzac, Tel: 04 68 91 33 17
Two in the centre of Olonzac
Taxi La Redorte, Tel: 04 68 91 67 67
at the Café de la Poste in Olonzac