Things to do in Castelnau-le-Lez

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Start with the Top Sights in Castelnau-le-Lez

If you're in Castelnau-le-Lez to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.

Montpellier Zoological Park

⭐️ 4.1 (11472)

Place de la Comédie

⭐️ 4.5 (10819)

Esplanade Charles-de-Gaulle

⭐️ 4.3 (8666)

Planet Ocean World

⭐️ 4.3 (7874)

Jardin des plantes de Montpellier

⭐️ 4.4 (6034)

Arc de Triomphe

⭐️ 4.5 (5901)

Promenade du Peyrou

⭐️ 4.6 (4062)

Musée Fabre

⭐️ 4.5 (3112)

Montpellier Cathedral

⭐️ 4.5 (2355)

Parc du Domaine de Méric

⭐️ 4.5 (2113)


⭐️ 4.9 (1329)

The top affordable restaurants in Castelnau-le-Lez

Discover a variety of budget-friendly dining options in Castelnau-le-Lez city, offering delicious cuisine without breaking the bank.

Restaurant La Boucherie

⭐️ 4 (1496)

Price Range: $$

Le Bouzou

⭐️ 4.5 (1144)

Price Range: $$

Young Min Grill

⭐️ 4.7 (669)

Price Range: $$

Pizza Mongelli Castelnau-le-Lez

⭐️ 4.6 (566)

Price Range: $$

Les Deux Grenouilles

⭐️ 4.6 (461)

Price Range: $$

Otoro - Restaurant Japonais Montpellier

⭐️ 4.5 (362)

Price Range: $$

Lady Sushi Castelnau-le-Lez

⭐️ 4.3 (319)

Price Range: $$

Basilic & Co

⭐️ 4.2 (287)

Price Range: $$


⭐️ 4.9 (186)

Price Range: $$

Le Pascalou

⭐️ 4.3 (170)

Price Range: $

Au Mazet de Grand Mémé

⭐️ 4.6 (137)

Price Range: $$

Checkout these incredible local experiences in Castelnau-le-Lez

These are curated, high quality experiences in Castelnau-le-Lez hosted by locals!

Legendary Montpellier, storytelling tour

Pic Saint Loup Wine Tour

Wine and olive tour

Pic Saint Loup winetour

Create your own oil painting

Zero waste culinary masterclass and tasting at the château

Peinture, apéro et convivialité

Oyster and wine tour

Discovery of wine and mushrooms at the Chateau in Montpellier

Gourmet Dish & Dessert Culinary Workshop

End your night in some of the best bars in Castelnau-le-Lez

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Castelnau-le-Lez, curated exclusively for you.

Fitzpatrick's Irish Pub

⭐️ 4.3 (1723)

Price Range: $$

GAME TAVERNE - Bar à jeux & Cocktails

⭐️ 4.6 (1139)

Price Range: $$

The Shakespeare

⭐️ 4.5 (981)

Price Range: $$

Le Tord Boyaux

⭐️ 4.6 (856)

Price Range: $

Le Parfum

⭐️ 4.5 (812)

Price Range: $$$

The Black Sheep

⭐️ 4.6 (770)

Price Range: $$


⭐️ 4.2 (745)

Price Range: $$

Le Rebuffy

⭐️ 4.5 (666)

Price Range: $$

Casa Cubana Montpellier

⭐️ 4.4 (619)

Price Range: $$


⭐️ 4 (567)

Price Range: $$

Rhum Runner

⭐️ 4.6 (454)

Price Range: $$

Pick from the best places to stay in Castelnau-le-Lez

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Check out these bookable attractions in Castelnau-le-Lez

These are some of the best tours, museums, and activities in Castelnau-le-Lez.

Haunted Places and Ghost Stories Game

Self-guided City Trail Game

Château de Flaugergues Gardens Tour

Château de Flaugergues Tour and Wine Tasting

Mission Impossible Escape Room

Montpellier City Card

Saw Escape Room

Nature Bike Riding Tour in Montpellier

Pic Saint-Loup Wine Tasting Tour

Ghost Hunt City Game

Looking for unforgettable fine-dining experiences in Castelnau-le-Lez?

Hungry? We've got the best rated, the best of the best.

Restaurant Marcelle

⭐️ 4.4 (305)

Price Range: $$$$

Frequently asked questions:

  1. Visit the Abbey of Valmagne: Located in the charming village of Castelnau-le-Lez, visitors can explore the 1200-year-old Abbey of Valmagne and its beautiful surroundings.
  2. Climb Mur de Montpellier: Climb up to the top of the wall of Montpellier and enjoy stunning views of the city from this historic fortification.
  3. Explore the Parks and Gardens: Take in the beauty of Castelnau-le-Lez on a relaxed stroll through the well-maintained parks and gardens of the region.

Castelnau-le-Lez offers beautiful weather year round, making it an ideal destination for any time. The summers are warm and sunny, while the winters are mild and provide beautiful views of the Mediterranean. Spring and fall are also excellent times to visit, as it's usually pleasant and not too hot or cold.

Castelnau-le-lez is a great city to visit, with plenty of sights and attractions to explore. A three day stay would be enough to get a good overview, giving you ample time to enjoy the city’s main attractions and soak up the culture. On the first day, you could explore the historic center, while the second could be spent at the beach or visiting the nearby picturesque villages. Finally, the third day could be dedicated to savoring the local flavor: strolling around the city markets, sampling the delicious local cuisine and savoring a few French wines.

For travelling around Castelnau-le-Lez, France, you can take bus, tram and Ville Vieille line, which is a suburban train line. To get around town and the surrounding area, you can take advantage of the bus and tramway service, which provide regular and frequent links both within Castelnau-le-Lez and the wider region. The Ville Vieille line is a convenient way to travel between the centre of town and the nearby airport, while car hire is also available.

Castelnau-le-lez is an ideal destination for families with kids. The city is home to a number of attractions and activities such as Parc du Colombier, a 20 hectares park perfect for a leisurely stroll or a picnic and adventure activities such as hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing. Families can also visit the Jean-Baptiste-De-Lassus Archaeological Museum, where they can explore the prehistoric, Roman and medieval history of the area. The city is also home to a splash park, making it a great spot for playing water games on hot days.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Castelnau-le-Lez. To start off we'd have to mention Cave & Bars à vins La Dolia Vera, Brasserie Midi Café, Le Parfum. Check out our page on the best bars in Castelnau-le-Lez.

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