Rousses tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rousses: highlights and tourist information

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Rousses is situated in the Lozere department and Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 36 kilometres from Mende, the department capital (general information: Rousses is 526 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Meyrueis at 13 km and Florac at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rousses, 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 Rousses 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 Rousses

Markets in and near Rousses

  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Ispagnac: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Le Pont du Montvert: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Sainte-Enimie: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Bagnols-les-Bains: market Thursday (34km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (34km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Mende: market Saturday all day (35km)

More information about Rousses, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions near Rousses, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (21km)
  • Jardin du Tomple (34km)
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (34km)
  • Jardin du mas de l'Abri (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (6km)
  • Mont Aigoual (10km)
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (13km)
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (19km)
  • Mont Lozère (27km)
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (30km)
  • Grotte des Demoiselles (35km)
  • Cirque de Vissec (35km)
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Canourgue (39km)
  • Le Caylar (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (27km)
  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rousses

Canton: Florac

Arrondissement: Florac

Department: Lozere

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 48400

Distance to Rousses

from Mende (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 526 km

from Calais: 761 km

from Nice: 300 km

from Bordeaux: 337 km

from Strasbourg: 582 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barre-Des-Cevennes, Bassurels, Fraissinet-de-Fourques, Le Pompidou and Vebron.

This page in French: Visiter Rousses