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La Cité de Pierres

Visit la Cité de Pierres, an imaginary city drawn by nature

Discover la Cité de Pierres, the jewel of the Parc des Grands Causses, in Montpellier-le-Vieux. This visit is accessible to all with a choice of activities for everyone, to guarantee unforgettable moments with family, friends or on your own. Explore the largest ruiniform site in Europe with activities to suit your preferences.

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Relax and rest, have a picnic, read, draw, meditate, breathe, dream, smile. La Cité de Pierres allows you to escape from everyday life in balance and harmony with abundant nature.

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Discover la Cité de Pierres in Montpellier-le-Vieux, in the Regional Natural Park of the Grands Causses, with walks of different levels showing signs about the heritage of our fantastic city.



Go on an adventure with Martel the explorer and follow in the footsteps of the Amathis civilisation. With our Explor’Game® "L'Arche des Mystères", take up the challenges and free the petrified city.



A 50 minute trip on a mini-train in the heart of la Cité de Pierres, with a stop at the dark balm (rock shelter) for a video projection revealing the 7 keys to discovery of La Cité de Pierres.



Climb in Via Ferrata or in Acro’Roc (from 8 years old), take in the experience of the rocks and then breathe in the fresh air of the Grands Causses whilst zip-lining. These activities are led by a professional.

La Région Occitanie
Parc naturel régional des Grands Causses
Sites d'exception en Languedoc
Aveyron Vivre Vrai
Explore Millau

La Cité de Pierres in Montpellier-le-Vieux

“The Causse Noir is the richest of all runiform rock masses: Montpellier-le-Vieux, the region’s one of the most remarkable rock cities in the world”
Edouard Alfred Martel

Contact us

La Cité de Pierres
Lieu dit Le Maubert
12100 Millau - France
+33 (0)5 65 60 66 30

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