From its alluring old town and sun-drenched squares to its Mediterranean beaches and picturesque mountainside discover all that Montpellier has to offer and book your cheap flights to Montpellier, France with Ryanair.
When to book cheap flights to Montpellier
Montpellier enjoys a Mediterranean climate with most visitors choosing to book flights during the summer months of May through August.
Montpellier plays host to Open Sud de France, the annual indoor professional tennis tournament taking place at the end of January. One of the best times of year to book your cheap Montpellier flights is in autumn when you can enjoy warm weather and less crowded streets.
What to see in Montpellier?
Any visit to Montpellier should start with a trip to the beautiful central square, La Place de la Comedie. The Place de la Comedie is home to the famous Three Graces statue as well as the Montpellier Opera House. Thee promenade du Peyrou is another must see when you fly to Montpellier.
Montpellier is only 10km away from both the Mediterranean Sea and the Pic Saint-Loup mountain range, so whether you prefer to relax on the golden sandy beaches, take in the breath-taking and panoramic views while hiking across Pic Saint-Loup or just bask in the sun kissed squares of the historic old town, Montpellier has something for everyone.
Visitors to Montpellier have many options for getting around, which include cars, taxis, trams, and buses, but perhaps the best way to see the city is by foot. You’ll find most tram stations are located close to bike racks if you prefer to take the weight off your feet. Plan to explore more of Montpellier than just the city centre - hire a car with Ryanair Car Hire and your car will be ready and waiting for you when you arrive in Montpellier.
What to eat in Montpellier?
As the capital of the Languedoc-Roussillon region, Montpellier is heavily influenced by Spanish flavours. Like all the other regions of France, the Languedoc offers its own unique and intriguing selection of gastronomic delights including crème catalane, olive tapenade and boef bourguignon. With the savings you’ve made on your cheap Ryanair flights, you can fully afford to indulge – it might also be a good idea to pack some loose clothing!
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