Le Larzac and the Templar Hospital sites
The Larzac, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, will impress you with its cultural and architectural heritage and the conservation of its Templar sites. Discover the 5 villages of Larzac: La Cavalerie with its ramparts and its hospital church, La Couvertoirade classified among the "Most Beautiful Villages of France", Sainte-Eulalie-de-Cernon and its commandery, Le Viala-du-Pas-de- Jaux and Saint-Jean-d'Alcas.
The region is full of natural treasures to discover. Go underground to the Grotte de Dargilan, the Pink Cave of Meyrueis, which will surprise you with its immensity, its curiosities and its maze of galleries. Also discover the Grotte de l'Aven d'Armand, an underground marvel. Go on guided tours in the footsteps of Jules Verne or slip into the shoes of an explorer.
Meet at Lac de Pareloup, a vast water reservoir between Millau and Rodez, located at an altitude of 805 m. From the banks, you can practice many water activities such as fishing or water sports. You can also indulge in swimming or lazing on the equipped beaches all around.
Activities for the family
If you are traveling with children, we advise you to go on the "Rails du Larzac", the bike rail of Aveyron. Don't miss the Larzac tourist train, with its exceptional excursions, guided and commented, to learn more about this region full of mysteries. To learn more about the miniature world of insects, go to Micropolis, the City of Insects.
Millau and its surroundings, and more broadly the Aveyron, abound in hiking or cycling, to do with family, friends, sports enthusiasts or as a couple. These walks will take you through the most beautiful points of interest in the region. You may have the chance to discover Montpellier-le-Vieux and the City of Stones. Your hosts will have good advice on the routes to take.