Castres : 20 km (22 min.)
Saissac : 32 km (38 min.)
One of the Cathare castles. • payscathare.org
Photo 13 in gallery.
St-Papoul : 31,1 km (38 min.) PHOTO 10, 12 in gallery.
A lovely little abbey. • saintpapoul.free.fr
Paysage de Sidobre : 43 km (52 min.) PHOTO 14, 15 in gallery.
Is part of the regional Haut-Languedoc nature park. You can spend a lovely day out visiting the granite rocks in different shapes, e.g. a bird, Napoleon's hat, etc. By the granite lake you can enjoy a picnic.
Lastours : 55 km (1 h 7 min.)
Four towers, remains of the Lastours castles. You need two hours to visit the towers, so you have to be in good shape.
Toulouse : 63,3 km (1 h)
Photo 23 in gallery.
Limoux : 70,1 km (1 h 22 min.)
A nice little town where you can taste the 'Blanquette de Limoux'. One of the cellars is 'Sieur d'Arques', which can be visited and where you can taste the 'Crémant de Limoux'.
Catharama: offers an audio-visual show, explaining the history of the Cathares and their religion .
Gorges de Galamus : 89,4 km (1 h 41 min.) PHOTO 24 in gallery.
Crossing the Gorges de Galamus, is crossing an impressive road, built overhanging the abyss.
You can leave your car at the parking place and take a walk along the Gorges. You can also pass the Gorges by car. It's a narrow road, so you have to be careful.
There is the Hermitage de St-Antoine de Galamus to visit.
Peyrepertuse : 127,9 km (2 h 28 min.)
This fortress of the Cathares is one of the most spectacular ones in size. You need to walk about 20 minutes to get there, so you have to be in good shape .
The way of Arles, of St-James, Santiago de Compostella : This is the GR653.
We can arrange for your luggage to be brought to your next stop. For more information contact us.
Along the Canal du Midi you can cycle. We offer the necessary information. There is also a possibility to make a trip on a boat. PHOTO 27 in gallery.
In the Montagnes Noires you can also cycle (MTB). We can provide you the information.
For the less abled we have information on the tourist sites where the motor, visual and hearing impaired visitors are taken into consideration.