The demand for stays is evolving more and more towards green tourism, more oriented in favor of sustainable tourism , of proximity, in search of calm , Nature and authenticity . but now alsoSpaces because, after the health crises that we are going through, the excess of promiscuity definitely harms conviviality.
The Chalets de la MARGERIDE are a good answer to this request. Accessibility, hospitality , comfort , space , geographical location and setting, but also calm and the tourist environment perfectly meet these new needs ...
The optimal accessibility conferred by the A 75 motorway thus allows rapid access to the village and promotes a perfect day-to-day organization for visiting the country.
The LOZERE department , with the MARGERIDE and AUBRAC massifs as well as the very proximity of the CANTAL mountains , is today recognized as one of the high places of active tourism . It is, from this point of view, an increasingly sought-after destination.
This geographical location makes it possible, depending on the season, for many outdoor sports activities, in individual or group practice, with the possibility of having recourse to supervision by qualified professionals for discovery or initiation activities; for example: climbing, hiking, equestrian activities, canoeing, orienteering, adventure course… etc….
On the cultural level , many visits allow you to vary and enhance your stays.
It is not uncommon, in this small region, for history to join the fantastic to create legends like that of The Beast of GEVAUDAN , the traces of which have largely marked places and minds.
On the Ways of Saint Jacques you will meet many pilgrims en route on the "Via Podensis" which crosses our country to go from Le Puy, via Roncesvalles, to Saint Jacques de Compostelle.
The Gallo-Roman period is rich in local vestiges which testify to a sustained activity from that time, and the excavations, which continue, have notably made it possible to update the capital of the Gabale people in Javols .
The mausoleum of Lanuéjols is of exceptional interest. Only one other example of this type of monument has been found to date in Saint Rémy de Provence.
The ceramic workshops of Banassacdispersed their production in all the provinces of the Roman Empire and some pieces can still be admired in various local museums but also contribute to the wealth of larger museums such as London or St Germain en Laye.
Granite is flush with everywhere. It has become the basic material for all construction and has endowed the region with a particularly well-preserved built heritage, which is as much a part of traditional housing as a rich religious or historical past.
Regarding the major road infrastructures and other works of art, you will probably not leave without having visited the famous VIADUC DE MILLAU (approximately 1 hour away) and its, no less famous "ancestor", the VIADUC DE GARABIT (at 15 min from the village).
The pleasure of these walks will be usefully enriched by the visits, certainly a little further away but at the same time so playful and educational, of MICROPOLIS and the Caves of ROQUEFORT in one direction or the parkVULCANIA in the other.
It is nonetheless certain that the natural heritage is still the most richly endowed with remarkable landscapes at every turn of the road, rare flora and rich fauna that are particularly well preserved. The seasons, very marked, thus offer a permanent "animation" and a very generous Nature to introduce you to sylvotherapy and forest baths.
Animal parks like theReserve Bisons Europe on 200 hectares of natural areas or the Park Wolves of Gevaudan , the Vulture Lookout also make a strong contribution to the attractiveness of our region.
If this reading confirms your interest in this region and this village, do not hesitate to come and see us during different seasons.
Nature adapts and will make you discover its new landscapes each season.