LANGUEDOC-ROUSSILLON

Visit and discover Languedoc Roussillon beautiful nature & the best spots

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Languedoc-Roussillon is a beautiful region in Europe that borders with Mediterranean Sea. It is a former administrative region of France having five departments. Its neighboring county is Spain. It is considered as the southernmost part of mainland France. In the south there is Pyrenees Mountains. It has rich wildlife as well as great coast. The most attractive feature of this place is its historical significance. There are various natural things that can be explored in this place that ranges from mountains, rivers to thermal springs etc. there are many architectural marvels and world heritage sites. Greek and Roman culture has great influence in this region.

PROPERTIES SELLING IN LANGUEDOC-ROUSSILLON

Sainte-Maxime 

ID 954653 4 750 000
8 7 600 m2

Vichy 

ID 1335725 635 000
10 6

Les issambres 

ID 1342663 1 595 000
5 4 240 m2

Beautiful sights and attractions

Discover a selection of the most beautiful places and attractions in LANGUEDOC-ROUSSILLON

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History

Celts and Hannibals are the most primitive settlers in this region followed by Phoenicians. In 60 BC , there was roman occupation and that is the reason why till date there are many historical building pertaining to that period. In 300-500 AD, this region saw invasion by Alamans, Vandals and Visigoths. It was followed by Moors and franks that ruled this place. In the aftermath of medieval period there was various developments in terms of wars of religion, treaty f Pyrenees and French revolution, this region was also linked to world war two.

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Population

The population of Languedoc Roussillon is around 2.2 millions. The population density is 87 persons per square kilometer. Montpellier is the principal city of this region with the population of 287,981. The average age of the people in this city is just 25 that mean that most of the people residing in this city are youth. Second on the list is Perpignan with population of 162,678. Thirdly there is Nimes with population of 148,889.

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Climate

Languedoc Roussillon is famous for its dry and warm climate throughout the year. The winters are mild while the summers are very hot. To the south of Languedoc Roussillon there is Mediterranean Sea that is why it receives plenty of sunshine all year long. It is comparatively dry region of France yet the rainfall can be really harsh. The climate is suitable for the lavender cultivation. The average climate is mild and pleasantness is added to the climate due to its location near the Mediterranean Sea.

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French, Fusion

Hôtel le Galion
Hôtel le Galion

20 bis Avenue du Grand Large, 66140 Canet-en-Roussillon, France

+33 4 68 80 28 23

http://fr.hotel-le-galion.com

French, European

Riberach
Riberach

2a Route de Caladroy, 66720 Belesta, France

+33 4 68 50 30 10

http://www.riberach.com

French

Domaine Gayda
Domaine Gayda

Chemin de Moscou, 11300 Brugairolles, France

+33 4 68 20 65 87

http://www.domainegayda.com

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A small selection from our holiday homes

When it comes to stay in Languedoc-Roussillon there are indeed variety of options. The selection can be made according to the views and preferred activities like hiking etc. There are many B&B places that can be explored. Maison Beaufort and Chateau De Valjoyeuse are examples of perfect places to stay in this region.

Poulx 

ID 10185 weekly € 859
3 2 9

Grimaud 

ID 10194 weekly € 460
2 1 6

Aigues-Mortes 

ID 10235 weekly € 499
4 3 7
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