The area is also renowned for its high quality entertainment, festivals, food and wine.
Montpellier also has the oldest currently operating medical university in the western world.
The area surrounding Montpellier is also rich is scenic views and history.
To the north and west of Montpellier, there are hills of scrub trees as you climb into the Cevennes Mountains. Along the way you will cross the Hérault River whose course has dug an impressive canyon along its route. To the east is the beginning of the Camargue marshes.
To the south of Montpellier there are beaches and resorts along the Mediterranean Sea, which are just 10km from Montpellier. The beaches offer everything from sailing to diving to hiking to canoeing, or you can just simply relaxing in the sun.
Vacation Rentals in the Montpellier region are highly diversified, in the north you can find large villas for rent, in the Montpellier there are apartments and along the beach there are beach houses and villas available as vacation rentals.
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Rue Bayard & Avenue des Etats du Languedoc
Near Le Vigan - Montpellier North Cevennes