Lozere places to visit and attractions

Below you can explore some of the most popular highlights and places of interest in the Lozere department of the Languedoc-Roussillon region. See also our detailed Lozere guide.

Lozere sightseeing and tourist information

photo of Aumont Aubrac

Aumont Aubrac

Not perhaps a major destination but Aumont-Aubrac is pleasant to explore when you are nearby [...]

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photo of Castelbouc


The tiny village of Castelbouc, in the Gorges du Tarn, is very lovely and in an exceptional riverside location [...]

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photo of Florac


Both the surrounding scenery and the town centre of Florac make it a very enjoyable destination [...]

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photo of Gorges de la Jonte

Gorges de la Jonte

Less dramatic and less well known than the Gorges du Tarn north of here, the Gorges de la Jonte are also very sceni [...]

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Gorges du Tarn

The cliffs and deep wooded slopes of the Gorges du Tarn make it one of the most lovely places in France to explore [...]

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La Garde-Guerin

The isolated village of La Garde-Guerin is one of the best preserved and unspoiled French villages that we have vis [...]

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Le Pont de Montvert

The village of Le Pont-de-Montvert is one of the prettiest villages in the Cevennes National Park, on the river Tar [...]

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photo of Les loups du gevaudan

Les loups du gevaudan


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photo of Marvejols


The quiet regional town of Marvejols has several interesting historic monuments to discover [...]

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photo of Mende


On the northern edge of the Cevennes National Park, Mende itself has a cathedral and other interesting sites to vis [...]

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photo of Meyrueis


The small rivers that meet in the centre of the town and the lively atmosphere in summer make Meyrueis a popular de [...]

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photo of Montbrun


The small but very pretty village of Montbrun is at the eastern end of the Gorges du Tarn [...]

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photo of Saint-Chely-du-Tarn


Saint-Chely-du-Tarn is in an idyllic spot within the western part of the Gorges du Tarn [...]

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photo of Sainte-Enimie


Sainte-Enimie is the most extensive, and perhaps the most interesting, of the pretty villages along the Gorges du T [...]

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For more information about the department see the detailed Lozere travel guide

Market towns & days in Lozere

all markets in morning unless otherwise stated

Bagnols-les-Bains: Thursday
Ispagnac: Tuesday & Saturday
Langogne: Saturday
Le Pont du Montvert: Wednesday (high season only)
Marvejols: Tuesday & Saturday
Mende: Saturday all day
Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: Thursday
Sainte-Enimie: Wednesday & Saturday
Villefort: Thursday

Selected tourist attractions in the Lozere department

The following sites have received official "tourist classifications"...

Zoo or wildlife park

Maison des vautours (vultures)

Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves)

Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie

Ville d'etape


La Canourgue

Sites of Natural Beauty

Aven Armand (grotte)

Cascade du Déroc

Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux

towns classified as Recommended Detours

Marvejols: Tourist guide

Villages classified as "most beautiful villages"

La Garde-Guerin: Tourist guide

Sainte-Enimie: Tourist guide

Grand Sites of France

Gorges du Tarn: Tourist guide