|Shopping|| 10 || km ||Airport|| 110 || km |
|Suburban traffic|| 300 || m |
Winter sports; In the mountains; Among nature
Spanning from the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea, on the border between France and Spain, the Pyrenees are a treasure for nature lovers and hikers. Whether in Catalonia or Basque Country, the Pyrenees will delight you with their natural and cultural diversity. As a border region, it offers a unique blend of cultures and traditions which enrich one other. Within easy reach of the accommodation lie: the National Game and Wildlife Reserve of Orlu (observatory hill, house of wolves); the domain de Chioula (considered one of the most beautiful ski areas in France) and Plateau de Beille (the first purpose built cross-country ski area in the Pyrenees; snowshoeing and hiking); the quarry of Trimouns; the autonomous country of Andorra and much more! During your stay in the Ariège, enjoy a rich cultural heritage: relive the past at the Cathar castle of Montsegur and the check-point site of Montaillou on a road in the Pyrenees; visit Romanesque churches, the castle and villages of Lordat or one of many prehistoric caves such as the attraction of Niaux, de la Vache and Bedeilhac. There is even a Prehistoric Park.... There are also opportunities for many sporting activities like hiking, mountain biking, quad biking, climbing, caving, paragliding, mini-karting, grass scooter, spa ...