Les Bessons tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Bessons: highlights and tourist information

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Les Bessons is situated in the Lozere department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 34 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Les Bessons is 459 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aumont Aubrac at 6 km and Marvejols at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Bessons, 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 Les Bessons 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 Les Bessons

Markets in and near Les Bessons

  • Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: market Thursday (4km)
  • Chaudes-Aigues: market Thursday & Monday (21km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (34km)
  • Sainte-Genevieve-sur-Argence: market Wednesday & Wednesday (39km)
  • Valuejols: market Tuesday (40km)
  • Langeac: market Tuesday & Thursday & (41km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (44km)
  • Espalion: market Friday (48km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (50km)

More information about Les Bessons, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Les Bessons, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Saint-Paulien) (62km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Déroc (20km)
  • Mont Mouchet (24km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (45km)
  • Plomb du Cantal (50km)
  • Trou de Bozouls (54km)
  • Mont Lozère (55km)
  • Puy Griou (55km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Aumont-Aubrac (6km)
  • La Canourgue (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Bessons

Canton: Saint-Chély-d'Apcher

Arrondissement: Mende

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 48200

Distance to Les Bessons

from Mende (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 459 km

from Calais: 695 km

from Nice: 341 km

from Bordeaux: 302 km

from Strasbourg: 545 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aumont-Aubrac, Fau-de-Peyre, La Fage-Saint-Julien, Rimeize and Saint-Chely-d'Apcher.

This page in French: Visiter Les Bessons