22 days in Languedoc-Roussillon Itinerary

22 days in Languedoc-Roussillon Itinerary

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Montpellier
— 4 nights
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Narbonne
— 6 nights
3
Collioure
— 4 nights
4
Limoux
— 6 nights

4
nights
Montpellier

Montpellier ©
"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Visit Eglise Notre-Dame des Sablons and Mende Cathedral for their historical value. Step off the beaten path and head to Tour Carbonniere and Chapelle des Penitents blancs d'Aigues-Mortes. Explore Montpellier's surroundings by going to Les Brasseurs de la Jonte (in Gatuzieres), Aven Armand (in Hures-la-Parade) and Espiguette Beach (in Le Grau-du-Roi). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Porte du Peyrou, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert Abbey, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale St-Pierre, and Head underground at La Grotte des Demoiselles.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Montpellier tour planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Montpellier is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Vancouver to Montpellier due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Vancouver in September: highs in Montpellier hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Narbonne.

Things to do in Montpellier

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Aigues-Mortes, Les Brasseurs de la Jonte, Cathedrale de Maguelone, Aven Armand, Espiguette Beach
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Eglise Notre-Dame des Sablons ©
Eglise Notre-Dame des Sablons
Mende Cathedral ©
Mende Cathedral
Tour Carbonniere ©
Tour Carbonniere

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Narbonne

Narbonne ©
The Mediterranean city of Narbonne links to the nearby Canal du Midi and the Aude River by the Canal de la Robine, which runs through the center of town.
Get some cultural insight at Chateau de Castelnou and Notre-Dame-des-Auzils. Palais des Archeveques and Cathedrale St-Just will appeal to history buffs. Explore Narbonne's surroundings by going to Chateau de Queribus (in Cucugnan), Paroisse Saint Nazaire (in Beziers) and Chateau de Peyrepertuse (in Duilhac-sous-Peyrepertuse). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise St. Vincent, steep yourself in history at Cathar Castles, don't miss a visit to Cathedrale St-Jean, and step into the grandiose world of Chateaux de Lastours.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Narbonne trip builder app.

Drive from Montpellier to Narbonne in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Collioure.

Things to do in Narbonne

Historic Sites · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

Carcassonne, Chateau de Queribus, Cathedrale St-Jean, Notre-Dame-des-Auzils, Paroisse Saint Nazaire
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Notre-Dame-des-Auzils ©
Notre-Dame-des-Auzils
Palais des Archeveques ©
Palais des Archeveques
Chateau de Castelnou ©
Chateau de Castelnou

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Collioure

Collioure ©
Collioure is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.GeographyThe town of Collioure is on the Côte Vermeille, in the canton of La Côte Vermeille and in the arrondissement of Céret.ToponymyCollioure is named Cotlliure in Catalan.HistoryThere is a record of the castle at "Castrum Caucoliberi" having been mentioned as early as 673, indicating that the settlement here was of strategic and commercial importance during the Visigoth ascendancy.Collioure used to be divided into two villages separated by the river Douy, the old town to the south named Port d'Avall (in French known as Le Faubourg) and the upstream port, Port d'Amunt (in French known as La Ville).Collioure was taken in 1642 by the French troops of Maréchal de la Meilleraye. Discover out-of-the-way places like Quartier du Moure and Village Medieval de Castelnou. Get some historical perspective at Fort Saint-Elme and Eglise Notre Dame des Anges. There's much more to do: do a tasting at Domaine Berta Maillol, enjoy the sand and surf at St-Cyprien Plage, don't miss a visit to Tumba De Antonio Machado, and stroll through Plage de Paulilles.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Collioure trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Narbonne to Collioure takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Limoux.

Things to do in Collioure

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Argeles-sur-Mer, St-Cyprien Plage, Eglise abbatiale Saint Michel , son cloitre et le linteau, Domaine Berta Maillol, Prieure Santa Maria del Vilar
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St-Cyprien Plage ©
St-Cyprien Plage
Domaine Berta Maillol ©
Domaine Berta Maillol
Prieure Santa Maria del Vilar ©
Prieure Santa Maria del Vilar

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Limoux

Limoux ©
Limoux is a commune and subprefecture in the Aude department, a part of the ancient Languedoc province and the present-day Occitanie region in southern France. Get a sense of the local culture at Fort Liberia and Saint-Michel-de-Cuxa. Your inner history buff will appreciate Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou and Chateau de Puilaurens. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Limoux: Villefranche-de-Conflent (Ramparts of Villefranche-de-Conflent & Grotte des Canalettes), Gorges de la Fou (in Arles-sur-Tech) and Fort Lagarde (in Prats de Mollo la Preste). There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at Maison Guinot, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Sainte-Marie de Montferrer., see the interesting displays at Musee des Dinosaures 'Dinosauria', and don't miss a visit to Rennes le chateau.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Limoux day trip planner.

You can drive from Collioure to Limoux in 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Limoux

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Villefranche-de-Conflent, Rennes-le-Chateau, Eglise Sainte-Marie de Montferrer., Domaine de Baronarques, Musee des Dinosaures 'Dinosauria'
Highlights from your plan
Tour Magdala ©
Tour Magdala
Saint-Michel-de-Cuxa ©
Saint-Michel-de-Cuxa
Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou ©
Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou