How to find a campsite in the department of Meurthe-et-Moselle?
As part of the Grand Est region, Meurthe-et-Moselle is surrounded by the departments of Meuse, Vosges, Moselle as well as Bas-Rhin .
In order to be able to choose the best suited accommodation for your needs, we suggest that you quickly get in touch with the hosts on HomeCamper who will be delighted to share their accommodation offers in the department with you, as well as share their takes on what the best attractions and spots to visit are!
What to do in the department of Meurthe-et-Moselle?
The city of Nancy, the capital of Meurthe-et-Moselle, is known for its exceptional architectural heritage, which has earned it a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its Stanislas, Carrière and Alliance squares. Place Stanislas is renowned as one of the most beautiful squares in the world.
The church of the cordeliers of Nancy is also worth a look, among other things for its tombs and its round chapel. Many Renaissance monuments are waiting to be crossed in the old town, such as the Ducal Palace, the St Nicolas Gate or the Craffe Gate.
21 hectares of nature are available to you with the parc de la pépinière de Nancy, a real breath of fresh air with its 300 animals spread across the area. Finally, a few kilometres from Nancy near the forest of Amance, the arboretum of Amance will make you discover its 400 species of trees.
Meurthe-et-Moselle also has several important castles, such as Fleville Castle. Located about ten minutes from Nancy, this castle has many surprises in store, including its large keep and Stanislas' room.
The castle of Lunéville is also worth seeing: its chapel, its beautiful vaulted rooms or its garden of groves make it a place full of charm.
Finally, Haroué Castle, open from March to November, offers no less than 12 turrets and 4 towers!
Another important monument is the Abbey of the Premonstratensians. Classified as a historical monument and built in 1705, this abbey is pleasant to visit with its stairs of all shapes (round, square, oval...), its cloister or its church with its sober stained glass windows.
The city of Baccarat is nicknamed the City of Crystal. The crystal museum and the crystal court are essential passages in Baccarat. Its church Saint Rémy or its Michaut Park are to be seen.
As for nature, Lake Pierre Percée is a beautiful place to discover in Meurthe-et-Moselle, wooded, wild and calm. This artificial lake extends over 300 hectares and is ideal for hiking of all kinds. A preserved place, many bird species have found refuge there, such as herons or mallards.
Finally, while passing through Meurthe-et-Moselle, the national stud farm of Rosières aux Salines plunges its visitors into its 100% equestrian world.
When to go to Meurthe-et-Moselle?
From May until September you'll enjoy decent weather and temperatures in the department. Like most departments in the area, the warmest months are July and August, so it will be up to you to choose the right month!
Whether you own a caravan, a motorhome, or a van, get ready for a roadtrip filled with unique camping and sightseeing experiences!