Fontans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fontans in Lozere

Visit Fontans: highlights and tourist information

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Fontans is situated in the Lozere department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 26 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Fontans is 464 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aumont Aubrac at 8 km and Marvejols at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontans, 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 Fontans 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 Fontans

Markets in and near Fontans

  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (11km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (26km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (33km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (34km)
  • Landos: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Langogne: market Saturday (37km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (39km)
  • Costaros: market Monday (40km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (41km)

More information about Fontans, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Fontans, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Tomple (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Mouchet (26km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (27km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (37km)
  • Mont Lozère (45km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Aumont-Aubrac (8km)
  • La Canourgue (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (10km)
  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontans

Canton: Saint-Alban-sur-Limagnole

Arrondissement: Mende

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 48700

Distance to Fontans

from Mende (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 464 km

from Calais: 700 km

from Nice: 330 km

from Bordeaux: 313 km

from Strasbourg: 542 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Javols, Les Laubies, Rimeize, Saint-Alban-sur-Limagnole and Serverette.

This page in French: Visiter Fontans