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 Tourism, holiday & travel in Mostuéjouls
Insee code12160
AltitudeFrom 376 to 962 meters
Surface30.95 km²
Population298 inhabitants
Density9 inhabitants/km²


National labelLe Rozier at 4.2 km (9 min)
Chief townRodez (at 72 km, 74 min)Peyreleau at 4.6 km (9 min)
DepartmentAveyronRivière-sur-Tarn at 6.6 km (9 min)
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Situated on the edge of the Aveyron and Lozère, at the exit of the Tarn and Jonte, the common Mostuéjouls is associated with the Regional Natural Park of Grands Causses and recently at Heritage. Immerse yourself in the Middle Ages and discover the villages of Mostuéjouls and Liaucous, with their beautiful cobbled streets and tangled houses ...

On the right bank of the Tarn, and a little over Boyne rises amphitheater this village takes its name from the Latin Monte Jacere, as suggested by its position on a mound.

Both villages Mostuéjouls Liaucous and are located on the side of the Causse de Sauveterre and dominate the Tarn. You dive in the heart of the Middle Ages discovering their tangled houses, lounging in their cobbled streets and narrow, winding streets, cobbled polished by friction sleds formerly used to transport ...

What is striking is the place ancient castle, built in the 11th century, which was remodeled several times by family Mostuéjouls, whose cradle was originally troglodyte castle of Saint-Marcellin. Its long façade, but elegant square towers, all slathered in white, seen from afar on the green end of an avenue of elms and beautiful trees.


  • Calades villages and Mostuéjouls Liaucous.
  • Castle Mostuéjouls the eleventh and seventeenth centuries.
  • Gallo-Roman stele, located near the town hall, representing a triad, discovered by a farmer plowing his field.
  • Romanesque chapel Notre-Dame des Champs in the 11th century.
  • Romanesque church, narrow streets and cobbled paved Liaucous.
  • From Liaucous, beautiful walks to Églazines and Saint-Marcellin, semi-troglodyte hamlets abandoned.
  • "The Benches" Natura 2000 site: orchids, dry grasslands, vultures ...


  • May: Perched Book Festival.
  • In August, votive festival in Liaucous 2nd Sunday.
  • July and August: Farmers Market every Tuesday at country Liaucous ; exhibition of painters, sculptors in the Romanesque church of Notre -Dame- des-Champs.


  • Gorges du Tarn: Les Vignes, La Malene and boatmen, villages and Pit Hauterive the Straits, the Pas de Soucy, castle Caze, St. Chely du Tarn and the impressive waterfall, St. Enimie and calades.
  • Gorges de la Jonte: belvedere Vultures village Twelve.
  • Walk on the Causse Mejean and Black Causse Dargilan and Aven Armand, Meyruès, farm Hyelsas, Saint-Pierre-des-Tripiers chaos Montpellier-le-Vieux, a village Longuiers.
  • Dourbie gorges La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite, Mill Corp., Saint-Veran, Cantobre, Nant and Saint-Jean-du-Bruel.
  • Visit the Templar and Hospitaller villages on the Causse du Larzac La Couvertoirade, The Cavalry, Saint-Eulalie-de-Cernon, Saint-Jean d'Alcas.
  • Visit of Millau, the capital of the glove, the viaduct museum.
  • Peyre, one of the most beautiful villages in France.
  • Visit the Roquefort Caves and St. Affricain country, a step towards the red earth.
  • Visit the Causse de Sauveterre Castle Sévérac-le-Chateau, a village of La Canourgue and its underground river, Point Sublime des Vignes.
  • Sports:
  • Water Sports in rivers or lakes canoeing, rafting, snorkeling, fishing, swimming, windsurfing.
  • Land Sports: Hiking (4900 km of trails and GR including the famous Way of Saint Jacques de Compostela or unusual Tour Larzac Templar Hospital), mountain biking, road biking, climbing, via ferrata, caving, golf, quad, karting, motorcycle, riding ...
  • Air Sports with stunning views of the Millau viaduct: paragliding, hang gliding, microlight plane ride ...
  • Children Side:
  • City of insects Micropolis in Saint-Leons.
  • Many acrobranches.
  • Park wolves of Gevaudan.
  • Vulture Lookout.
  • Caves Dargilan and Aven Armand.
  • Bike-rail on the Larzac.
  • Farm Hyelsas, farm once.
  • Walk on horseback or donkey.
  • Game parks.
  • Visit the castle Sévérac-le-Château (August night shows).
  • Museum of Mechanical Sauclières.
  • Reptile Larzac.
  • Noria, space water, Nant.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Velorail and tourist train in LarzacNature and the outdoorsFrom 16 € to 25 €Sainte-Eulalie-de-Cernon (26 km)

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French cuisine restaurantAuberge la calquiere  
Inn housed in an old farmhouse from the 18th century, with its large panoramic terrace. Or you can enjoy home cooking with local products Prepared by Josette. Vous discover the pascadous...
Located in MostuéjoulsFrom 15 € to 25 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantGrand hôtel de la Muse et du Rosier  
Grand hôtel de la Muse et du Rosier of the restaurant, with its panoramic terrace overlooking the Tarn. In this elegant establishment with a cozy atmosphere, you can, discover the chef's...
Located in Mostuéjouls44 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantRestaurant Didier Cozzolino - La Grange Templière   NEW
A l’entrée des gorges du Tarn, cette Grange Templière a été restaurée avec beaucoup de goût, mais elle respire aussi l’atmosphère des siècles passés. Intérieur cosy où tout sent bon...
Located 2.6 km from Mostuéjouls23 € per person 

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Mas with 6 bedroomsLe Soleilo chambre d'hôte charme 4 épis    
Charming, Design & tradition, Wellness & spa: in the heart of the Gorges du Tarn, in the Parc national des Grands Causses site listed as World Heritage by Unesco between Millau town,...
Located in MostuéjoulsFrom 60 € to 240 € the double room 
Farm with 2 bedroomsLa calquiere    
Attic rooms, with comfortable access independant. Auberge Surrounding order to discover the local specialties prepared by Josette.
Located in Mostuéjouls50 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLes falaises 4 épis gites de france    
An exceptional setting in a village in the heart of the Gorges du Tarn, 3 bed and breakfast spacious, nicely decorated with bathroom and toilet. Separate entrance in a restored house...
Located in MostuéjoulsFrom 78 € to 85 € the double room 

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House for 4 personsDomaine du theron  
Beautiful cottage in a quiet and nature: It is the gateway to the Gorges du Tarn and Jonte, nestled at 580 m altitude, 20 minutes from Millau and its viaduct, where you can enjoy the...
Located in MostuéjoulsFrom 350 € to 380 € per week 
House for 5 personsPlace de l' eglise
4 bed house in local stone with garage located in the village below the castle stunning views of the Causses, the valley of the Tarn River at its 1.5 km 20 km from Millau and its viaduct....
Located in MostuéjoulsFrom 290 € to 390 € per week 
House for 10 personsGîte du domaine de Bombes
Farmhouse completely renovated in the style. Deep in the middle of the Causse de Sauveterre come and relax. The cottage has a large swimming pool fully secure. The estate covers 20...
Located in MostuéjoulsFrom 900 € to 1200 € per week 

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50 places over 0,8 haCamping gorges du tarn, camping la muse    
Our campsite La Muse is a small and friendly family camping there since 1945 (with beautiful trees and a beautiful beach). We are located at the entrance of the Gorges du Tarn, Gorges...
Located in MostuéjoulsFrom 12 € to 17 € per day 

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Grand Hôtel de la Muse et du Rozier - Hotel in MostuéjoulsGrand Hôtel de la Muse et du Rozier     
Le Grand Hôtel de la Muse et du Rozier is located in the heart of the Gorges du Tarn. It is the ideal place for relaxing holidays in the heart of nature. Beauty treatments can be enjoyed...
Located in Mostuéjouls
Gite Les Prades - Hotel in MostuéjoulsGite Les Prades    
Le Rozier
This residence is located beside Tarn River, in the Gorges du Tarn in the Aveyron region. A sauna, an outdoor swimming pool and a hot tub are available to all guests. The accommodations...
Located 740 m from Mostuéjouls
Hôtel Restaurant des Gorges au Viaduc - Hotel in MostuéjoulsHôtel Restaurant des Gorges au Viaduc    
Located in Boyne, in the heart of Rivière-sur-Tarn, is Hôtel Restaurant des Gorges au Viaduc. It is 1.5 km from Château de Peyrelade and 5 km from Les Gorges du Tarn canyon. Views of...
Located 1.8 km from Mostuéjouls

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Campanile Rodez
This Campanile hotel is located in the centre of Rodez. It provides en suite accommodation, free Wi-Fi and a restaurant. There is a garden and terrace...
ibis Millau
Hotel ibis Millau is located in the city center, just 800 metres from Millau train station. It offers modern air-conditioned...
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