19 days in Languedoc-Roussillon Itinerary

19 days in Languedoc-Roussillon Itinerary

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Fly to Carcassonne, Bus to Carcassonne Center
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Carcassonne Center
— 5 nights
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Argeles-sur-Mer
— 5 nights
Drive
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Cap-d'Agde
— 5 nights
Drive
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Nimes
— 3 nights
Train to Lyon Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, Fly to Manchester

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Carcassonne Center

Family-friendly places like Cité de Carcassonne and Chateau Comtal will thrill your kids. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Eglise Saint-Nazaire and Cathar Castles. Change things up with these side-trips from Carcassonne Center: Cathedrale St-Just (in Narbonne), Rennes-le-Chateau (Rennes le chateau & Musee Berenger Sauniere) and Vinaigrerie Cyril Codina (in Lagrasse).

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Carcassonne Center route builder.

Manchester, UK to Carcassonne Center is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Carcassonne Center. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Manchester in August, with highs in Carcassonne Center at 33°C and lows at 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Argeles-sur-Mer.

Things to do in Carcassonne Center

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wineries

Side Trips

5
nights
Argeles-sur-Mer

Argelès-sur-Mer is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.It is about 25 km from Perpignan.GeographyArgelès-sur-Mer is located in the canton of La Côte Vermeille and in the arrondissement of Céret.Argelès-sur-Mer is on the Côte Vermeille at the foot of the Albères mountain range, close to the Spanish border. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Promenade du Front de Mer and Lac des Bouillouses. Visiting Orgues d'Ille Sur Tet and Sentier du Littoral will get you outdoors. Explore Argeles-sur-Mer's surroundings by going to Abbaye Saint Martin du Canigou (in Casteil), Château de Salses (in Salses-Le-Chateau) and Castelnou (Chateau de Castelnou & Village Medieval de Castelnou). There's still lots to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Notre Dame des Anges, explore the historical opulence of Chateau Royale de Collioure, and shop like a local with Musee d'art moderne de Ceret.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Argeles-sur-Mer online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Carcassonne Center to Argeles-sur-Mer in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Cap-d'Agde.

Things to do in Argeles-sur-Mer

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

5
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Cap-d'Agde

Step off the beaten path and head to Paroisse Saint Nazaire and Plage de la Grande Conque. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Abbaye de Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert and Maison Noilly Prat. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cap-d'Agde: Plage de VALRAS (in Valras-Plage) and Grotte de Clamouse (in Saint-Jean-de-Fos).

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Cap-d'Agde online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Argeles-sur-Mer to Cap-d'Agde takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Cap-d'Agde can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Nimes.

Things to do in Cap-d'Agde

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Nimes

French Rome

Nîmes has a rich history dating back to the Roman Empire, with a stunning coliseum that is second only to Rome's.
Step off the beaten path and head to La Grotte des Demoiselles and Meteosite du Mont Aigoual. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pont du Gard and Temple de Diane. Change things up with these side-trips from Nimes: Cascades du Sautadet (in La Roque-sur-Ceze), Grotte de la Cocalière (in Courry) and Grotte de la Salamandre (in Mejannes-le-Clap). There's still lots to do: see where the action happens at Arenes de Nimes.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Nimes trip tool.

Traveling by car from Cap-d'Agde to Nimes takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Nimes can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nimes

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips