Your holiday home in Languedoc-Roussillon (Lengadòc Rosslhon) is the perfect starting point for a lovely time in the south of France. Languedoc-Roussillon is a popular French region west of Provence and the Côte d'Azur, and is named after the French provinces of Languedoc and Roussillon. The Mediterranean coastline and child-friendly sandy beaches make this region the ideal location for a family holiday in France.
Do you need peace and quiet, or are you actually looking for the friendly bustle of the city? Holiday homes in the hinterland of Languedoc are situated in a quiet environment where you can enjoy the impressive nature. But there is also no shortage of lovely cities such as Montpellier, Nîmes and Béziers. Your holiday home in Languedoc-Roussillon is the ideal starting point to discover the impressive Roman culture and all the gems of the region.
Your holiday home in Languedoc is located in a versatile region with many contrasts, where the sun shines almost permanently. You will discover miles of sandy beaches with picturesque fishing ports. During your holiday in Languedoc, you will also enjoy the mountains, extensive vineyards and many walking and cycling possibilities. The hinterland consists of a beautiful typical French hilly country with vineyards and character-filled villages. This hinterland is bordered to the east by the Rhône river, and ends in the Massif Central and the Pyrenees. Don't forget to visit one of the many characteristic cities, such as Perpignan, Carcassonne and Mende. Moreover, the region has beautiful nature reserves such as Cevennes and Gorges du Tarn, definitely worth a visit during your holiday in 2019. From your holiday house in Languedoc, you can experience all the contrasts yourself and enjoy this beautiful region of France.
The Mediterranean climate and the beautiful long sandy beaches make Languedoc-Roussillon a popular holiday destination for countless sunbathers. On the more than 200 km long coastline, there are many small bays and picturesque fishing villages, endowing the French region with a romantic atmosphere. Harbours such as Sète and Grau-du-Roi are important fishing ports in Languedoc. In fact, Port-Camargue is now the largest marina in Europe. Would you like to enjoy the sun, sea and beach during your holiday? Take a look at our holiday homes by the sea, and enjoy a wonderful stay in Languedoc-Roussillon.
Not such a beach lover? For a luxurious and relaxing stay, choose a holiday home with a (private) swimming pool. It is wonderful to enjoy a French wine and a local delicacy in the garden of your own holiday home. In the meantime, the children enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool.
During a holiday in Languedoc-Roussillon, you don't have to sit still for a moment. From your holiday home, you can discover the beautiful countryside during a relaxing walk or bike ride. Horseback riding, mountain biking and mountain trekking are also possible in Languedoc. The French region invites you for an active holiday. Are you a real water rat, and not easily scared? Then go from your holiday home in Languedoc to test your skills on the water. Due to the unique weather with sun and wind, the region is ideal for sailing and surfing. You will never be bored during your holiday in Languedoc-Roussillon.
Your holiday home in Languedoc is always close to beautiful sights. Historic cities such as Perpignan, Nîmes, Avignon, Montpellier and Béziers are certainly worth a visit. You will discover many remains from the Roman period here. The Citadel of Carcassonne is also highly recommended. This town has been restored to its original medieval style. You should not miss the many admirable natural phenomena during your holiday in Languedoc-Roussillon either. At the Massif Central, you can admire limestone plateaus (causses) cut by gorges. The largest limestone plateau in France can be visited between Millau and Lodève: the Causse de Larzac. But the Gorges de Tarn is also a beautiful natural phenomenon. In the Parc Naturel Régional de Haut-Languedoc, you will also find a large block of granite that is well worth a visit during your holiday in Languedoc.
Languedoc-Roussillon's climate and flora and fauna are influenced by both the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. This makes the nature in the French region irresistibly beautiful! You will discover all kinds of unique plants and animals. The beautiful area certainly does not disappoint the nature lovers among us!
Enjoy a day in nature, a day of culture, or a day at the pool of your own holiday home in this versatile region ... It's all possible during your holiday in 2019 in Languedoc-Roussillon!
At Belvilla, you can choose from 400+ properties for your stay in Languedoc-Roussillon.
Carcassonne, Montpellier, Perpignan, Nimes, Narbonne, Uzes, Aigues–Mortes, Saint–Gilles, Beziers are some of the famous places to visit in Languedoc-Roussillon.
Some of the must-try activities in Languedoc-Roussillon are:
Some of the recommended dishes in Languedoc-Roussillon are Nîmes Brandade de Morue Fish, Tapenade, Cassoulet, Bourride, Olives, Oysters, Chestnuts, Simple Salad, and Goats Cheese.
June and August are the best months to visit Languedoc-Roussillon.