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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
Donkey rental



    Old farmhouse nestled in the heart of a Catalan winemaker of 7 hectares of Mediterranean vegetation, the sea in the background, Mas Fontanes offers a haven of peace, without disturbance or overlook, just 30 minutes from the Vermeille coast, and Spain. You can rent the farmhouse for a week or a guest room for a night. In addition, farmers are adhering to the National Federation of Donkey Hiking, Alain Fontaine and Cathy organize walks and hikes of various levels and content, with or without accompanying uplands. Their beloved donkeys invite you for their happiness and ... your own!



Stopover Gîtes



    The cottage La Pastorale is located 1500 m above sea level, in an old farmhouse of the 18th century, just outside Porta. Different types of accommodation are offered. Capacity of 28 places. Bubble bath. Horseback riding. Ski resort a few minutes.