Languedoc-Roussillon

Welcome to the Languedoc Roussillon region, regional guides, local weather, current events, news and what's on listings.

Gruissan a medieval village

Gruissan ©  Adeline Callamand / ATOUT FRANCEGruissan is a unique site in the Mediterranean. It has everything you may need for the perfect holiday. You can get up in the morning and check on the pavement artist on the quay and see how he is getting along with his commissions, then walk to the bakery where they will be baking fresh bread, perfect for hot baguettes and warm croissants for breakfast.

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Saint-Cyprien

©  Adeline Callamand / ATOUT FRANCEAn attractive seaside town boasting 342 days of sunshine per year, exceptionally located between Spain and Andorra, Saint-Cyprien will give you the best of Mediterranean life at the feet of the Pyrenees!

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Limoux - The Heart of the Cathar Country

Basilique Notre Dame de Marceille - Limoux15 minutes from the 61 autoroute, at the intersection of several antique highways, the foot of the Pyrénées and the gateway to the upper valley of the Aude, Limoux is in the very heart of the Cathar Country.

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The Aude, a country of many facets

Moulin de Cugarel near CastelnaudaryAude is a privileged land, an antique route between the Atlantic ocean and the Mediterranean, a frontier département between the two regions Languedoc-Roussillon and Midi-Pyrénées. A land where the past imparts force and beauty to the present...

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The Waterways of the Cévennes

Mont AigoualThis two day itinerary has been put together by the departmental tourism committee of the Gard to help plan your trip to the Cevennes and discover the fantastic rivers and waterways that this beautiful region has to offer...

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The Gard - Secrets of the Scrublands

GardBetween the Cévennes and the plain of Languedoc, the scrublands of the Gard cover more than half the Department. Undulating waves of evergreen oaks and Aleppo and thorny pines dominate this landscape of chalky plateaus. The latter are separated by slight depressions, such as the Alès or Lédignan basins, and are scored with superb winding gorges where the Ardèche...

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The Languedoc Roussillon region

LanguedocLanguedoc Roussillon was formerly made up of two provinces - Languedoc and Roussillon. It has a beautiful Mediterranean coastline and on the whole enjoys hot dry summers although the winters can be very wet. Because of its landscape of mountains and sheltered valleys it has many...

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Life Is Tough In The South Of France!

Canal du Midi - photo by Christoph BurgdorferThe Herault is a spectacular Department in the Languedoc Region of France. It gets its name from the beautiful River Herault, which meanders through it.

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Cevennes National Park

cevennesThe Cevennes National Park was created in 1970 and is a World Biosphere Reserve. The park crosses the departments of Lozere, Gard and Ardeche and covers an area of...

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Languedoc Books, Maps and Travel Guides

Languedoc BooksOur pick of the best books, maps and travel guides for the Languedoc region...

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Languedoc Weather: Carcassonne

Get the current weather conditions and a 4 day forecast for the Carcassonne in the Languedoc region...

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Languedoc Weather: Nimes

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Nimes, Gard...

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Languedoc Weather: Montpellier

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Montpellier...

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Languedoc Weather - Mende, Lozere

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Mende, Lozere...

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Languedoc Weather: Perpignan, Pyrenees-Orientales

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Perpignan in the Pyrenees-Orientales...

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