The charming and elegant city of Montpellier is a popular destination for tourists seeking iconic French boulevards, quiet street side cafés, and chic shopping boutiques. Just minutes from the beach, Montpellier offers a number of beautiful and interesting sites. Fly to Montpellier with Alitalia and explore the globe in comfort and style.
Shopaholics will love Montpellier’s city center, where stores are open all week and you’ll find a bustling pedestrian zone full of popular brands in clothing, leather goods, homewares, and much more. Don’t miss the chance to browse the stalls of the covered market of les Halles Castellane, which offers gastronomical delights such as local fruits, cheese, and bread. If you want to explore the city’s history and culture, check out Saint Peter’s Cathedral and the Musée Fabre, the local art museum.
Travel to Montpellier with your family for an easy and fun vacation. Tickets to Montpellier’s public transportation, including buses and the tramway, are often free of charge for young children. Mare Nostrum, the city’s new aquarium, features over 300 species of marine life and is a great destination for families. Kids might also enjoy a day trip to the Serre Amazonienne, an Amazonian hot house.