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Hiking in the Mediterranean Pyrenees!

We recommend you the best walking destinations in Mediterranean Pyrenees

 

If hiking is what are you looking for as activity during your holiday welcome to the Mediterranean Pyrenees! We believe that hiking is the best way to discover this region and its beauty. Hiking in the Mediterranean Pyrenees is both empowering and educational.
Nature is the hiker’s primary motivation, but there is also the cultural aspect. Along with the beautiful panoramas, flowers and creatures that one might see, in the Mediterranean Pyrenees there is history and heritage and that unique character of a particular region.
If you are looking to get away from the crowds you are in the right place. Sea, mountains, forests or country side, we can offer you everything! You will certainly be seduced by one of the hikes in the heart of the immense the Natural Regional Park of the Catalan Pyrenees (Parc naturel régional des Pyrénées Catalanes), in the Canigou Natural Site (Canigou Grand Site), in the Nyer reserve (la reserve Nyer) or the one along the costal footpath that crosses the outstanding Bay of Paulilles (Baie de Paulilles). If you like water the Bouillouses Lake (Le site des Bouillouses) is a the starting location of hikers to peaks Carlit and Pérics. Close to natural areas of Cerdanya and Capcir in the Carlit mountain massif, the Bouillouses Lake and its surroundings are classified as a natural site since 1977.
There is something for everybody, whether you are alone or with the family, on a simple walk or a strenuous hike. Hikes can last from a few hours to a day or much longer.
Pull on your walking boots and come in The Mediterranean Pyrenees to explore nature.
Hiking guides
  • BOURRAT MATEU

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    THUIR

    Mateu Bourrat makes you discover different parts of the department such as the Canigou, the Albères mountains, Cerdagne, the Capcir and Aspres. He will assist you while you try nature sports: hiking, snowshoeing, canoeing ...

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  • LE CHALET DE L'ALBERE

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    L'ALBERE

    The Chalet de l'Albère is the starting point for many hiking trails, due to its location on the GR10 footpath. It lies 30 minutes from Le Boulou: go towards Le Perthus and, upon reaching the car park at the village entrance, make a left to take the D71 road and follow the "Col de l'Ouillat (936 m)" signs. Stéphane offers you a warm welcome and invites you to enjoy his traditional restaurant, which boasts a panoramic terrace overlooking the Canigou. In winter, you can organise evening group events with the accommodation and party menu option (with raclette or fondue, among others). Available for birthday parties and other events. - Reservation encouraged - Facilities: Mountain bike room - Stable - Picnic baskets - Payment: Cash - Cheques

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