Bassurels tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bassurels in Lozere

Photo is of Meyrueis at 16 km from Bassurels

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Bassurels is situated in the Lozere department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bassurels in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Meyrueis at 16 km and Florac at 17 km.

Bassurels, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction west)

The small rivers that meet in the centre of the town and the lively...

See Meyrueis guide


at 17 km (direction west)

Both the surrounding scenery and the town centre of Florac make it a very...

See Florac guide


at 20 km (direction north-west)

The small but very pretty village of Montbrun is at the eastern end of...

See Montbrun guide
Le Vigan

Le Vigan

at 21 km (direction south), in the Gard department

Le Vigan is one of the most interesting towns to visit within the Cevennes...

See Le Vigan guide


at 22 km (direction north-west)

The tiny village of Castelbouc, in the Gorges du Tarn, is very lovely and...

See Castelbouc guide
Cevennes National Park

Cevennes National Park

National Parc at 22 km (direction north-north-west), in the Gard department

The varied landscapes of the Cevennes National Park are famous as the setting for...

See Cevennes National Park guide
Le Pont de Montvert

Le Pont de Montvert

at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

The village of Le Pont-de-Montvert is one of the prettiest villages in the Cevennes...

See Le Pont de Montvert guide


at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Chely-du-Tarn guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-west)

Sainte-Enimie is the most extensive, and perhaps the most interesting, of the pretty villages...

See Sainte-Enimie guide
Gorges de la Jonte

Gorges de la Jonte

Scenery at 31 km (direction west)

Less dramatic and less well known than the Gorges du Tarn north of here,...

See Gorges de la Jonte guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east), in the Gard department

The historic heart of Anduze, with its small squares and medieval houses, is very...

See Anduze guide
Prafrance bamboo garden

Prafrance bamboo garden

Garden at 31 km (direction east-south-east), in the Gard department

We enjoyed walking through the alleys of bamboo at the bamboo garden at Prafrance...

See Prafrance bamboo garden guide
La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite

at 33 km (direction west), in the Aveyron department

The tiny village of La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite, in the Gorges de la Dourbie, is well...

See La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite guide
Gorges du Tarn

Gorges du Tarn

Scenery at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

The cliffs and deep wooded slopes of the Gorges du Tarn make it one...

See Gorges du Tarn guide

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Markets in and near Bassurels

  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (32km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Bassurels, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Bassurels, France

What to do at Bassurels? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bassurels.

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Aigoual (7km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (9km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (14km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (22km)
  • Mont Lozère (29km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (32km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (33km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (34km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (43km)
  • La Canourgue (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Bassurels is in the south of France at 39 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Bassurels is 529 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bassurels

Canton: Barre-des-Cévennes

Arrondissement: Florac

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 48400

Distance to Bassurels

from Mende (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 529 km

from Calais: 764 km

from Nice: 296 km

from Bordeaux: 341 km

from Strasbourg: 583 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Pompidou, Molezon, Rousses and Saint-Andre-de-Valborgne.

This page in French: Visiter Bassurels