Visits and activities in the Pyrenees Orientales
Near the Campsite les Randonneurs, you will find several signposted walking routes as well as mountain bike and via ferrata routes.
You can also discover the region on long walks depending on your means of transport: on horseback, by train, by bike or motorbike, along the Agly gorges, or simply from the air in a microlight.
Visit the Cathar castles (Peyrepertuse, Galamus, Puilaurens, Rennes-le-Château, etc ...), Tautavel with its prehistoric museum, its prehistoric caves....
Swimming and visits to the Galamus gorges and the St Jaume gorges.
If you feel like spending some energy, go with our partners in white water sports down the Galamus Gorges or the Agly in canoeing, rafting, canyoning, hydrospeed, caving etc…
You can also choose to do the via Ferrata of St-Paul de Fenouillet near the campsite
The castle of Puilaurens stands on a rock about 700m above the sea level, overlooking the Lapradelle village in the heart of a fir trees forest
The castle has two different architectural parts: the keep and the "Tour de la Dame”.
Due to the extent of its remains and the quality of its construction, the castle of Peyrepertuse (XI century) is the best example of medieval architecture in the Languedoc (most of the walls are still standing, and some rooms are still well preserved).
It is located on a ridge and offers amazing views of the hills and vineyards.
Every year, the most important medieval festival in the south of France takes place and the whole family will enjoy many entertainement.
Over 1500 m2 exhibition galleries... through 22 rooms, the prehistory Museum invites you to meet the Tautavel Man, the oldest man found in France (-450,000 years).
Life-size reconstructions allow visitors to feel like they are in this ancestral habitat.
The Gorges de Galamus that extend over two km are located in St Paul de Fenouillet, between the Aude and the Pyrénées Orientales departments.
An exceptional natural site for canyoning and rafting.
Rennes-le-Château is a lovely perched village overlooking the Aude valley. It is well known for the legend of its priest Bérenger Saunière and his mysterious treasure.
Gouleyrous Gorges in Tautavel
Tha Gouleyrous gorges located to the north of Tautavel and carved out by the Verdouble river offer an amazing landscape.
The Gouleyrous gorges and its vertical cliffs is an excellent climbing spot.
This magnificent site is located on the outskirts of Duilhac-sous-Peyrepertuse village, ideal for a nice walk in a picturesque landscape.
Clear water, waterfalls, potholes and small natural lakes carved into the rock.
St Paul de Fenouillet Via Ferrata
The Via Ferrata is a mountain route equipped with fixed ladders, cables, and bridges in order to be accessible to climbers and walkers.
Breathtaking view of the Fenouillèdes.
Wine tasting and visits to Fenouillet vineyards.