Montbel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montbel: highlights and tourist information

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Montbel 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: Montbel is 486 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Garde-Guerin at 17 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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Montbel, 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 Montbel 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 Montbel

Markets in and near Montbel

  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (10km)
  • Langogne: market Saturday (19km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (19km)
  • Pradelles: market Thursday (24km)
  • Villefort: market Thursday (24km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Landos: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Coucouron: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Marvejols: market Tuesday & Saturday (34km)

More information about Montbel, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Montbel, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Tomple (29km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (29km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Lozère (18km)
  • Tanargue (29km)
  • Lac du Bouchet (36km)
  • Cascade de la Beaume (42km)
  • Bois de Païolive (44km)
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (46km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (47km)
  • Cascade du Ray-Pic (47km)
  • Mont Gerbier de Jonc (49km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (50km)
  • Mont Mouchet (51km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Aumont-Aubrac (37km)
  • La Canourgue (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie (30km)
  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (50km)
  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (57km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montbel

Canton: Châteauneuf-de-Randon

Arrondissement: Mende

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 48170

Distance to Montbel

from Mende (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 486 km

from Calais: 721 km

from Nice: 300 km

from Bordeaux: 340 km

from Strasbourg: 540 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allenc, Belvezet, Chateauneuf-de-Randon, Laubert and Saint-Frezal-d'Albuges.

This page in French: Visiter Montbel