Balsieges tourism and travel guide

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Visit Balsieges: highlights and tourist information

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Balsieges is situated in the Lozere department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 5 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Balsieges is 494 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mende at 5 km and Sainte-Enimie at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Balsieges, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Balsieges in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lozere

Map of places to visit near Balsieges

Markets in and near Balsieges

  • Mende: market Saturday all day (5km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (17km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (35km)
  • Villefort: market Thursday (38km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (39km)
  • Langogne: market Saturday (42km)

More information about Balsieges, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Balsieges, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Balsieges.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • St Chely d'Aubrac pont des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Tomple (40km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (42km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (61km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Lozère (23km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (30km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (31km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (36km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (40km)
  • Mont Aigoual (41km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Canourgue (20km)
  • Aumont-Aubrac (30km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (27km)
  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (36km)
  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Balsieges

Canton: Mende-Sud

Arrondissement: Mende

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 48000

Distance to Balsieges

from Mende (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 494 km

from Calais: 729 km

from Nice: 316 km

from Bordeaux: 321 km

from Strasbourg: 562 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Balsieges from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barjac, Brenoux, Mende and Saint-Bauzile.

This page in French: Visiter Balsieges