Chirac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chirac in Lozere

Visit Chirac: highlights and tourist information

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Chirac is situated in the Lozere department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 19 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Chirac is 487 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Marvejols at 4 km and Mende at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chirac, 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 Chirac 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 Chirac

Markets in and near Chirac

  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Severac-le-Chateau: market Thursday (27km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (31km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (32km)
  • Laissac: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (40km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (42km)

More information about Chirac, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Chirac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Déroc (21km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (35km)
  • Mont Lozère (39km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (41km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (44km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (44km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (48km)
  • Mont Aigoual (51km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (59km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Canourgue (11km)
  • Aumont-Aubrac (22km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (20km)
  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (35km)
  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chirac

Canton: Saint-Germain-du-Teil

Arrondissement: Mende

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 48100

Distance to Chirac

from Mende (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 487 km

from Calais: 722 km

from Nice: 332 km

from Bordeaux: 306 km

from Strasbourg: 567 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Grezes, Le Monastier-Pin-Mories, Les Salelles, Marvejols, Montrodat, Palhers and Saint-Bonnet-de-Chirac.

This page in French: Visiter Chirac