Hotels in Mende

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Mende is a charming town in the Massif Central of Languedoc. Situated in the heart of Lozère Canton, Mende is the gateway to the great national parks of the Cevennes and the Gorges du Tarn. In this historic town stands Mende Cathedral, dating from the fourteenth century and subsequently furnished with Aubusson tapestries. Markets are held in Mende each Wednesday and Saturday, selling the delicious specialties of the region. Lozère is home to five cheeses including Rocquefort, and Le Croquant du Mende is a traditional biscuit uniquely made by Mende’s bakers.This is the place to explore the great outdoors with walking trips, cycle tours and white water rafting on offer. Climbing and potholing are available nearby and at Mimat a circuit of tree climbing arctivity. Marvejols is a medieval town nearby which also has a wolf park. An ideal location for an action packed holiday or a touring route, Mende has a lot of activities and beautiful countryside on offer. Hotels can be booked through