Canilhac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Canilhac in Lozere

Visit Canilhac: highlights and tourist information

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Canilhac is situated in the Lozere department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 30 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Canilhac is 497 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les loups du Gevaudan at 7 km and Severac-le-Chateau at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Canilhac, 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 Canilhac 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 Canilhac

Markets in and near Canilhac

  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (13km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (33km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (37km)
  • Salles-Curan: market Saturday - seasonal market only (39km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (42km)

More information about Canilhac, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Canilhac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Grands Causses (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Déroc (26km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (28km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (34km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (35km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (38km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (42km)
  • Mont Aigoual (48km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Canilhac

Canton: Canourgue

Arrondissement: Mende

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 48500

Distance to Canilhac

from Mende (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 497 km

from Calais: 732 km

from Nice: 339 km

from Bordeaux: 298 km

from Strasbourg: 581 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Banassac, Campagnac, La Canourgue, La Tieule, Saint-Laurent-d'Olt, Saint-Pierre-de-Nogaret and Saint-Saturnin.

This page in French: Visiter Canilhac