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Things to do in Sete

From classic must-see sights to insider hot spots and local haunts, there are countless things to do in Sete. How do you decide? Start with our travel guide and get our favorite Sete attractions and activities—shops, museums, parks, nightclubs, coffee shops, tours, and more.

Our international team of editors and writers handpick the best things to do in Sete to help travelers discover authentic, local experiences. Whether a hidden boutique with handcrafted products, a popular local festival, a bakery with a cult following, or a picnic-worthy park, Travel + Leisure guides the way, providing information and inspiration. From beaches and bars to cultural attractions and up-and-coming neighborhoods, our list will help you make the most of your romantic getaway, family vacation, or trip with friends. Below find Travel + Leisure’s top picks for what to do in Sete.

  • Bar de la Marine

    The rustic, typically Sètois bar is popular with residents, who come here for affordable wines and simple grilled seafood brochettes. Created by t... More
  • Cente Régional d'art Contemporain

    Temporary exhibitions of contemporary paintings, sculptures, videos, and installations are set in a vast space designed by architect Lorenzo Piquer... More
  • Felix & Co.

    François Liguori, one of Sète's best-known designers, creates whimsical furniture under the label Pescatore, using wrought iron combined with wood,... More
  • Galerie Yves Faurie

    The gallery run by arts patron Yves Faurie is the spot in town to view the work of contemporary artists such as Hervé di Rosa (founder of the Musée... More
  • Inspiration Marine

    This maritime-themed shop specializes in traditional marine-motif dishware, lighthouse lamps, boat-shaped tables, and other nautically inspired obj... More
  • Le 14

    The hottest after-hours address in town is a bar-lounge that was designed by its architect-owner, Guy Falco, to look like a riad in Marrakech. Cre... More
  • Le Saint Clair

    The Sètois take their cocktails seriously. Join the crowds ordering aperitifs at this sleek bar overlooking the docks. Created by the editors of T... More
  • Musee International des Arts Modestes

    This museum blends contemporary works made of everyday objects (like brightly colored sculpted murals made from toys) and folk art; Argentine botan... More
  • Musée Paul Valéry

    Named after the beloved French poet (Valéry wrote the classic verse Le Cimitière Marin), the museum also has a local focus; collections illustrate ... More

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