Montpellier accommodation stay in the South of France
Montpellier is a city located in Languedoc-Roussillon, southern France, close to the regions Camargue and Provence. Besides its luxurious and well-furnished accommodation, the city has a vast array of historical sites waiting to be explored. Many tourists make this city their holiday destination because of its vibrant atmosphere, its rich heritage and its innovative architecture. Whatever the reasons, it remains one of France's most popular tourist destinations. If you are interested in seeing religious buildings and historical mansions or maybe in taking a ride in horse carriages, make sure you book your Montpellier apartment villa early enough and be ready for a breathtaking experience.
Montpellier accommodation - spend a wonderful time in the historic town
The Cathedrale St. Pierre is adored by tourists from the world over and is famous for its twin towers, 19th century glass window and also its oversized 15th century porch. Next on your to-do list should be Chateau de la Mogere which underwent renovation in the early eighteenth century. Besides spending some quality time with your family in the holiday homes in Montpellier, this is also a perfect place to enjoy your lunch. It has two beautiful gardens known as the French garden and the English Park. If your Montpellier accommodation is in the center of the town, then you won’t fail to notice the Chateau du Flaugergues, a 17th century house that harbours a collection of optical instruments and art works.
Montpellier's apartments & villas - get a taste of the Mediterranean
Next to the Chateau is a vineyard known as the Coteaux de la Mejanelle. Here you can purchase and taste processed wine from Monday to Saturday. France is famous for its food and wine so you're sure to enjoy the tasteful wine here. The nearby Tour De La Babotte is another must visit before rounding off your tour. Here you will learn how the tower survived when Montpellier was besieged. It is 26 meters high and is now used as an observatory point. After a hot afternoon walk you can enjoy a cocktail at the Piscine Olimpique d'Antigone cafeterias or even have a refreshing swim at one of its large pools before retiring to the privacy of your Villa in Montpellier. You will definitely enjoy your vacation in Montpellier, the perfect holiday destination with a historic touch. If you are looking for a day trip destination, the fascinating port town Marseille is certainly worth a visit, as well as other lovely cities at the Côte d'Azur like Cannes, Saint-Tropez or Nice. Maybe your next big holiday? For something a little different, why not look at traditional riads in Montpellier's ancient Moroccan twin city, Fes?
For something a little different, why not look at traditional riads in Montpellier's ancient Moroccan twin city, Fes