Fournels tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fournels: highlights and tourist information

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Fournels is situated in the Lozere department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 45 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Fournels is 453 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aumont Aubrac at 17 km and Saint-Flour at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fournels, 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 Fournels 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 Fournels

Markets in and near Fournels

  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (10km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (12km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (29km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Mur-de-Barrez: market Thursday (36km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (43km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (43km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (45km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (48km)

More information about Fournels, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Fournels, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Puy Mary (48km)

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 (19km)
  • Mont Mouchet (27km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (39km)
  • Puy Griou (44km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (46km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (50km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (60km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Aumont-Aubrac (16km)
  • La Canourgue (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (28km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fournels

Canton: Fournels

Arrondissement: Mende

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 48310

Distance to Fournels

from Mende (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 453 km

from Calais: 688 km

from Nice: 353 km

from Bordeaux: 292 km

from Strasbourg: 548 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arzenc-d'Apcher, Chauchailles, La Fage-Saint-Julien, Maurines, Noalhac, Saint-Juery, Saint-Laurent-de-Veyres and Termes.

This page in French: Visiter Fournels