Often referred to as the“Gateway to Provence“, Montélimar is a popular destination for camping enthusiasts.
With its Mediterranean climate and rich heritage, the town offers the perfect setting for an outdoor vacation.
During your stay at camping Les Clos, discover Montélimar, a town with a lot to offer. The Château des Adhémar, dating from the Middle Ages, dominates the town and offers a panoramic view of the surrounding area.
History buffs will also appreciate the Miniature Museum and the European Fighter Aviation Museum. The cobbled streets of the city center are brimming with charming boutiques and historic buildings that bear witness to the town’s rich past.
In addition to these attractions, the Palais des Bonbons et du Nougat is another place to visit. This unique museum is dedicated to the history of candy and nougat, two emblematic confectionery products of the region. Visitors can explore the evolution of these sweets through time, and even watch demonstrations of how they are made.
Sightseeing in Montélimar
Would you like to know more about the nougat-making process ?
Discover the Musée du Nougat for an immersive experience that lets you understand the art and science behind the creation of this beloved confection.
Specialities to enjoy
Montélimar is above all famous for its nougat, a sweet confection made from honey, almonds and egg white. This delicious delicacy is a must for anyone visiting the region.
There are two main varieties: white nougat and black nougat.
White nougat is soft and smooth, while black nougat is harder and caramelized.
Events not to be missed
One of the town’s key events is the Fête du Nougat, usually held in July.
It’s a festive occasion when visitors and locals alike gather to celebrate and enjoy this local confection.
The streets are filled with stalls, entertainment and, of course, delicious nougat in all its forms.
Campsite near Montélimar
Camping Les Clos is an ideal base for exploring Montélimar.
Located close to the city, you can easily discover the many attractions and activities Montélimar has to offer.
When you stay at Les Clos campsite, you’ll enjoy comfortable accommodation and a soothing natural environment, as well as a strategic position for discovering the wonders of the “Gateway to Provence”.