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Montpellier Map, France

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Montpellier Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Montpellier with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Montpellier useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Montpellier!

Montpellier Travel Guide

FranceMontpellier is a city located south of France and around 6 miles inland from the Mediterranean coast. The name Montpellier is a newer name for the city since originally, the city was known as Monspessulanus. The older name of the city stands for ‘mont pele’ which literally means as the naked hill. The place was called as the naked hill since the vegetation in the area was poor. The name of the city can be traced to... read more
 

Montpellier Nightlife

FranceFor live concerts, the students usually gather at Rockstore. Rockstore exhibits 1950s rock memorabilia and a disco upstairs that offers rock and techno music. The Rockstore has five bars and clubs that can accommodate almost 1000 people in its largest club. Rockstore also offers world music aside from rock music. read more
 

Montpellier History

FranceIn 1622 King Louis XIII built the Citadel of Montpellier to protect it. The city also became in the 17th century the royal capital of Languedoc. Montpellier started to flourish and the famous Promenade du Peyrou was built, as well as the Esplanade and many houses that still can be admired in the historic part of Montpellier. read more
 

Montpellier Sightseeing

FranceThose who want to have a city walk can go to the Esplanade Charles-De-Gaulle, Rue du Bras de Fer, Place de la Comedie, Promenade du Peyrou, Place St-Ravy, etc. Most of the city squares are remnants of the ancient city and are built on the ruins of the churches and structures that were destroyed by ancient wars. The Centre Saint Guilhem, Couvent des Ursulines, Hotel Perier, Citadelle, Tour de la Babotte, La Tour des... read more
 

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