Chanac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chanac in Lozere

Visit Chanac: highlights and tourist information

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Chanac is situated in the Lozere department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 14 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Chanac is 494 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Marvejols at 11 km and Sainte-Enimie at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chanac, 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 Chanac 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 Chanac

Markets in and near Chanac

  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (13km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (26km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (27km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (38km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (42km)
  • Millau: market Wednesday & Friday (46km)

More information about Chanac, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Chanac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • St Chely d'Aubrac pont des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (36km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Aven Armand (grotte) (27km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (29km)
  • Mont Lozère (32km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (32km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (39km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (40km)
  • Mont Aigoual (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Canourgue (11km)
  • Aumont-Aubrac (29km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (18km)
  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (31km)
  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chanac

Canton: Chanac

Arrondissement: Mende

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 48230

Distance to Chanac

from Mende (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 494 km

from Calais: 729 km

from Nice: 325 km

from Bordeaux: 313 km

from Strasbourg: 568 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barjac, Cultures, Esclanedes, Grezes, Les Salelles and Saint-Bonnet-de-Chirac.

This page in French: Visiter Chanac