Grandrieu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grandrieu in Lozere

Photo is of Pradelles at 20 km from Grandrieu

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Grandrieu is situated in the Lozere department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Grandrieu in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pradelles at 20 km and Arlempdes at 25 km.

Grandrieu, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction east), in the Haute-Loire department

Both the picturesque historic village centre and the lovely viwes make Pradelles a highlight...

See Pradelles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

Arlempdes is a very small village but the character of the village, the ruined...

See Arlempdes guide
Aumont Aubrac

Aumont Aubrac

at 28 km (direction west)

Not perhaps a major destination but Aumont-Aubrac is pleasant to explore when you are...

See Aumont Aubrac guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-west)

On the northern edge of the Cevennes National Park, Mende itself has a cathedral...

See Mende guide
Le Puy-en-Velay

Le Puy-en-Velay

at 35 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Loire department

The town of Le Puy-en-Velay is very interesting to visit and an important pilgrimage...

See Le Puy-en-Velay guide
La Garde-Guerin

La Garde-Guerin

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction south-east)

The isolated village of La Garde-Guerin is one of the best preserved and unspoiled...

See La Garde-Guerin guide


at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

The quiet regional town of Marvejols has several interesting historic monuments to discover...

See Marvejols guide
Cevennes National Park

Cevennes National Park

National Parc at 47 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gard department

The varied landscapes of the Cevennes National Park are famous as the setting for...

See Cevennes National Park guide


at 47 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Loire department

Be sure to climb to the castle above Allegre to see the views after...

See Allegre guide
Le Pont de Montvert

Le Pont de Montvert

at 48 km (direction south-south-east)

The village of Le Pont-de-Montvert is one of the prettiest villages in the Cevennes...

See Le Pont de Montvert guide


at 48 km (direction east), in the Ardeche department

Thueyts is more 'renovated' than many of the Ardeche 'villages of character' and has...

See Thueyts guide


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction south-south-west)

Sainte-Enimie is the most extensive, and perhaps the most interesting, of the pretty villages...

See Sainte-Enimie guide


at 51 km (direction south-south-west)

The small but very pretty village of Montbrun is at the eastern end of...

See Montbrun guide


at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cantal department

Although built in rather sombre granite, we found lots of interesting sights in the...

See Saint-Flour guide

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Map of places to visit near Grandrieu


Markets in and near Grandrieu

  • Landos: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Langogne: market Saturday (19km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (20km)
  • Costaros: market Monday (21km)
  • Coucouron: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (28km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (31km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (32km)
  • Coubon: market Sunday (33km)
  • Le Monastier-sur-Gazeille: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about Grandrieu, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Grandrieu, France

What to do at Grandrieu? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Grandrieu.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Julien (Saint-Julien-Chapteuil) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (50km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Bouchet (18km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (27km)
  • Mont Mouchet (30km)
  • Tanargue (40km)
  • Mont Lozère (41km)
  • Cascade du Déroc (47km)
  • Bois de Païolive (63km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (12km)

Geography and distances

Grandrieu is in the south of France at 31 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Grandrieu is 463 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grandrieu

Canton: Grandrieu

Arrondissement: Mende

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 48600

Distance to Grandrieu

from Mende (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 463 km

from Calais: 698 km

from Nice: 313 km

from Bordeaux: 332 km

from Strasbourg: 526 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Laval-Atger and Saint-Paul-le-Froid.

This page in French: Visiter Grandrieu