1. La Grande Motte and its fine sandy beaches
Discover on the edge of the Méditerranean, a furist and unique city. La Grande Motte is the word of a visionary architect : Jean Balladur. In the early 60's, he is on mission to create a desert site where there are only swamps, a new seaside station. He will build an exceptional scenery with pyramid residences with forms inspired by Mexico Precolombian temples but by the marine world too. Many guided tours (by walk, bike or catamaran) are proposed at the La Grande Motte tourist offce :www.lagrandemotte.com/visites-guidees/
2. Le Grau Du Roi and its fishing port
Immerse in the heart of this fishing village, its marina Port Camargue, its life-size Espiguette beach, its colorful markets...Don't forget to visit the Seaquarium, the first shark aquarium in France since 30 years : www.seaquarium.fr/ From sandy beaches to sunset, whateaver the season, the sun always sets in the sea, in front of us.
3. Aigues Mortes and its marshes
In family, alone or in relationship, you En famille, en solo ou en couple, you will be spoiled to enjoy Aigues Mortes and the Camargue ! Between 13th century ramparts, walks in the hearts of marshes, meet with Camargue bulls and horses, gipsy evenings and tasting of sand wine, you will the activity that meets your desires ! Discover the salt of Camargue through the Salins du Midi and its pink waters by little train or by walk : www.visitesalinsdecamargue.com/
4. Montpellier and its medieval city center
South land, city of heritage and contempory treasures, Montpellier is a Mediterranean crossroads, a destination of character and exception. City with medieval origins whose alleys of the city center, the Comedie Place, the medecine faculty, or the Peyrou royal place, seduce visitors from all over the world. Want to shop ? Discover the outdoor shopping center Odysseum and the Polygone in the city center with their many shops ! Don't hesitate to visit the tourist office website for all information : www.montpellier-tourisme.fr/
Discover around La Grande Motte, several incredible places not to be missed wich combine visit, nature and beautiful scenery : The Lac du Salagou-Mourèze, the provencal Colorado (80km), the Pic Saint Loupthroigh its hikes and its famous wine (48km), the Cirque de Navacelles, a hole forged in the rock with a 400m drop (113km), the town of Sète and its famous Thau pond and its oysters (45km), Pézénas, the Molière town (82km), Sommières, the medieval town (31km), Anduze neat the Gard Bridge with its bamboo garden and its Haribo Museum (66km), The Saintes Maries de la Mer, a camargue village and its gypsy culture (40km), Saint Guilhem le Désert, medieval village nestled in the Herault valley (70km)
Discover the surroundings by walk, bike.. Click here for more informations...
Stay informed about what's happening at La Grande Motte and in our hotel.
LA GRANDE MOTTE TOURIST OFFICE