Why not start in the mountains? What a great region of France
to take a holiday villa or vacation rental. Languedoc – Roussillon has something for everyone – literally. It has the mountains of the Pyrenees and the Massif Central. The peaks of the Pyrenees
reach up to around three thousand metres and during the winter months are a magnet for skiers of all different levels of experience. There are many resorts offering fine skiing and snowboarding opportunities for all with ski chalets available to rent during the winter months. When the snow has gone, during the summer months there is beautiful scenery with fantastic vistas and many invigorating hiking trails and plenty of excitement for mountain bikers!
Langeudoc – Roussillon has something all year round for the visitor to enjoy a holiday villa or vacation rental. It is a region that has made a name for its table wines and vineyards can be seen stretching as far as the eye can see, from the Rhone to the foothills of the Pyrenees. As with most wine growing regions in France there are plenty of tours and activities centred around the wine industry. Being a relatively agricultural region there is plenty of fresh produce around and in fact the region is well known for its rustic and healthy Mediterranean cuisine.
This region also has its fair share of famous cities and beautiful villages. Go for a drive along gentle country lanes or into the foothills and you will find many small villages seemingly unaffected by modern day life and just slowly getting on with life at their own laid back pace. It really is worth taking the time just to get out and explore a little bit, as the rewards for a small effort are great! Some of the bigger towns and cities include names such as Perpignan, Narbonne, Montpellier and Nimes that ring a bell with most people and are well worth a visit.
Langeudoc – Roussillon also has some of the finest Mediterranean beaches around with around 150 mile of beautiful, sandy beaches for you to enjoy on your holiday rental. There are all the normal water sports from windsurfing to snorkelling and plenty of cafes and restaurants to help you while away the sunny afternoons.
Come take a trip around Languedoc – Roussillon and enjoy such a varied and exciting region of France for you next vacation rental or holiday.
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