Mondès is in the historic land of Gascony, from which the Three Musketeers and the famous Armagnac. The contemporary culture is not neglected. Here regularly Music Festival take place, find the world’s attention.
Many attractions are located in the vicinity of the moon and are within easy reach by car .
Even with the bike You are making good progress. We have worked out cycling that will lead you to the small roads through the picturesque countryside to historic attractions. If you’ve left your own bikes at home: With us you can borrow touring bikes with 21-speed circuits.
The region is worth seeing . Often you will feel transported back to centuries. From the Middle Ages many fortified villages are almost completely preserved , where time seems to have stood still. About 15 km from the Mondés is Montreal , which stands with its night markets for the medieval tradition of the land. Fortified churches and towers invite to visitation . The only Rundbastide Gascony in Fources and the castle of Larressingle are particularly fine examples of medieval architecture.
In the vicinity of the mondés the St. James passes . The Abbey of Flaran – one of the few well-preserved Cistercian abbeys in Gascony – and the Collegiate Church of La Romieu , which is included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites , are still visited by pilgrims on their way to Santiago de Compostella .
Eauze , Nerac , Auch, Condom, the nearest towns offer everything you would expect from a vibrant southern French city.
Dine & Vine
In our region is placed on good food has always been great value. You can choose between gourmet restaurants, country inns or farmers‘ inns. Simply choose from a restaurant of your choice:
Many wineries in the area invite you to tours and tastings. The Armagnac, a famous brandy, and Floc de Gascogne, an appetizer, be made only with us in the Gers. Confit, pates and foie gras are nowhere better than in the Gascogne.
A visit to the Gers is a must for music lovers.
Marciac, about an hour away from the moon, is no longer a secret. Throughout the year you can hear high-profile jazz music. Each summer, the heartbeat of jazz music scene here. At the International Jazz Festival JazzInMarciac, unparalleled They take the greats of jazz music on the square of the town, the jack in the hand.
>> Jazz in Marciac
No less spectacular is the Salsa Festival in Vic Fezensac, just 12 kilometers from the moon. An incredible atmosphere each year attracts more than 60,000 visitors in its spell and will also inspire you.
>> Festival Tempo Latino