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Guide of Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourism, holidays & weekends in Languedoc-Roussillon

Guide of Languedoc-Roussillon - Tourism, holidays & weekends in Languedoc-Roussillon

Boasting not only a mild, sunny climate, but also an ideal location between the Cévennes, Pyrenees, Camargue and Mediterranean Sea, Languedoc-Roussillon offers visitors a beautiful mosaic of landscapes alternating between sandy beaches, lagoons, garrigue scrubland, vines, hills, wild gorges and mountainous terrain.

As well as its countless natural riches, which make it ideal for outdoor pursuits like hiking, kitesurfing or windsurfing, to name but a few, this magnificent region also enchants lovers of old buildings and architecture. Examples include the Cities of Art and History of Beaucaire, Carcassonne, Lodève, Narbonne, Nîmes, Perpignan and Uzès, charming villages like Castelnou, Eus, Sainte-Enimie, La Garde-Guérin and Lagrasse, or the majestic Cathar castles like Peyrepertuse, Quéribus, Lastours and Puilaurens.

Its rich gastronomic heritage, with such famous specialities as Castelnaudary cassoulet, cod brandade, Corbières wine, Blanquette de Limoux sparkling wine, Pélardon cheese and Cévennes honey, further add to the appeal of Languedoc-Roussillon.

As you explore the region, you can also admire Great Sites of France like the impressive Navacelles cirque, the celebrated Gard bridge or the famous Canigou massif. And for a romantic getaway, nothing beats a nice stroll or a boat ride along the peaceful Canal du Midi!

Guide of Languedoc-Roussillon

Aude

Boasting a rich heritage, the Aude offers visitors to meet its Romanesque abbeys, its Canal du Midi, its Cathar castles, and the medieval town of Carcassonne.

Gard

In the département of the Gard, the Cevennes massif crossed by hiking trails, the impressive Navacelles rock formations, the little Camargue, the famous Gard bridge, and the Roman city of Nimes are some of the sites to be enjoyed by visitors.

Hérault

Renowned for its long sandy beaches and its seaside resorts, the Hérault also offers visitors its back-country with hilly and mountainous landscapes, and its main city, Montpellier, the capital of Languedoc-Roussillon.

Lozère

The Cevennes massif and the mount Lozère , the vast Aubrac plateau, the Margeride forests and the magnificent Tarn gorges are among the beautiful natural sites of Lozère.

Pyrénées-Orientales

The département of Pyrénées-Orientales offers a pleasant cocktail of discoveries, with its Pyrenees mountains, its forests, its high plateaux, its beaches of fine sand, its typical villages and its exceptional number of sunshine hours.

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