Lozere places to visit and attractions

Below you can explore some of the most popular highlights and places of interest in the Lozere department of Languedoc-Roussillon. See also our Lozere travel guide

Aumont Aubrac

photo of Aumont Aubrac

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

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photo of Castelbouc

The tiny village of Castelbouc, in the Gorges du Tarn, is very lovely and in an exceptional riverside location

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photo of Florac

Both the surrounding scenery and the town centre of Florac make it a very enjoyable destination

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Gorges de la Jonte

photo of Gorges de la Jonte

Less dramatic and less well known than the Gorges du Tarn north of here, the Gorges de la Jonte are also very scenic and a pleasure to explore

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Gorges du Tarn

photo of Gorges du Tarn

The cliffs and deep wooded slopes of the Gorges du Tarn make it one of the most lovely places in France to explore

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La Garde-Guerin

photo of La Garde-Guerin

The isolated village of La Garde-Guerin is one of the best preserved and unspoiled French villages that we have visited

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Le Pont de Montvert

photo of Le Pont de Montvert

The village of Le Pont-de-Montvert is one of the prettiest villages in the Cevennes National Park, on the river Tarn

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Les loups du Gevaudan

photo of Les loups du Gevaudan

The Loups de Gevaudan park is a chance to see wolves living in semi-liberty in France

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photo of Marvejols

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

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photo of Mende

On the northern edge of the Cevennes National Park, Mende itself has a cathedral and other interesting sites to visit

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photo of Meyrueis

The small rivers that meet in the centre of the town and the lively atmosphere in summer make Meyrueis a popular detour with those exploring the scenic highlights in Lozere

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photo of Montbrun

The small but very pretty village of Montbrun is at the eastern end of the Gorges du Tarn

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photo of Saint-Chely-du-Tarn

Saint-Chely-du-Tarn is in an idyllic spot within the western part of the Gorges du Tarn

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photo of Sainte-Enimie

Sainte-Enimie is the most extensive, and perhaps the most interesting, of the pretty villages along the Gorges du Tarn

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For more information see the Lozere guide


Market towns & days in Lozere

all markets in morning unless otherwise stated

Bagnols-les-Bains: Thursday
Ispagnac: Tuesday & Saturday
Langogne: Saturday
Le Pont du Montvert: Wednesday (high season only)
Marvejols: Tuesday & Saturday
Mende: Saturday all day
Saint-Chely-d'Apcher: Thursday
Sainte-Enimie: Wednesday & Saturday
Villefort: Thursday

Tourist attractions to visit in Lozere

The following sites have received official "tourist classifications"...

Zoo or wildlife park

Maison des vautours (vultures)

Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves): Tourist guide

Réserve de bisons d'Europe de Sainte-Eulalie

Ville d'etape

Aumont-Aubrac: Tourist guide

La Canourgue

Sites of Natural Beauty

Aven Armand (grotte)

Cascade du Déroc

Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux

Towns classified as Recommended Detours

Marvejols: Tourist guide

Villages classified as "most beautiful villages"

La Garde-Guerin: Tourist guide

Sainte-Enimie: Tourist guide

Grand Sites of France

Gorges du Tarn: Tourist guide