Montpellier Nightlife Tour, Montpellier (Self Guided)

Montpellier is a city with a very wild and colourful nightlife. The younger generation is the main player in this phenomenon. Montpellier is also known as the "never sleeping city" and this is due to the incredible number of clubs, discos, bars, pubs and other such venues.
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Montpellier Nightlife Tour Map

Guide Name: Montpellier Nightlife Tour
Guide Location: France » Montpellier (See other walking tours in Montpellier)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.7 km
Author: Cathy
Le Cargo

1) Le Cargo

Le Cargo is a very popular club among the young population of Montpellier. It is also known as the students' club. The administration organizes an incredible amount of diverse, themed parties such as Latina Party, Summer Party and Irish Night. It's no wonder Le Cargo is the favourite hot spot in town for the young generation, given that the cost of the ticket is lower than in other such places and that there are contests organized and gifts offered on a regular basis. Billiard tables are also available.

2) Antirouille

Antirouille is a concert bar in the city center. The selection of music styles played in Antirouille is unbelievable. Reggae, funk, rock, drum & bass, gospel and blues are just a few of the musical genres provided. The club is visited constantly by very famous artists and bands. Usually, the themes of the concerts or other events accord to certain days of the week, thus making it very easy to choose which party you want to be a part of.

3) Rockstore

Rockstore is definitely the best rock club in Montpellier. Many groups and artists who were once unknown used to perform in the concert hall of the club. Some of them are Lenny Kravitz, Placebo, Pulp, Faith No More, Radiohead and others. Many French celebrities hang out here. Rockclub has a capacity of approximately eight hundred people. The club also has a more private hall, hence providing more space for those who prefer to relax and listen to the music in a quieter setting.
Fitzpatrick's Irish Pub

4) Fitzpatrick's Irish Pub

Fitzpatrick's Irish Pub is a very busy and spirited location in the center of the city. The pub is a family business, which provides a guarantee of hospitality and good taste. Once a week, Irish nights with traditional songs and dances are organized. All the other days are not at all boring, however. All the important sporting events are displayed on a large TV screen and fans are welcome to support their favourite team or player and enjoy a Guiness beer at the same time.
Le Comptoir

5) Le Comptoir

Le Comptoir is a wine bar in the center of Montpellier. The atmosphere of this bar is more than pleasant. The staff are always welcoming and polite with visitors. The selection of wines and champagnes is very wide, this being the perfect place to experience the French spirit with its romance and beauty. The music always complements the pleasant ambiance of Le Comptoir.
Discothèque Le Fizz

6) Discothèque Le Fizz

Le Fizz is a very visited discotheque in the city center. The most regular visitors are the students of Montpellier and they certainly make the atmosphere of the disco even more lively and fun. The building of Le Fizz has two floors and each of them has its own theme and style. The most requested music in the discotheque is electro and techno, but there are many exceptions. Themed parties are often organized in Le Fizz.

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Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Montpellier for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Montpellier has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet

To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Montpellier, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device

Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.