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A holiday with nature activities in the Hautes-Pyrénées

Discover the splendor of the Hautes-Pyrénées, a destination where nature reigns supreme, offering a panorama of activities for all tastes and ages. Whether you’re a seasoned hiker, a family looking for adventure or a thrill-seeker, the Hautes-Pyrénées offers a wealth of possibilities for an unforgettable stay in the heart of breathtaking scenery.

Hikes for all levels

The Hautes-Pyrénées is a paradise for hiking enthusiasts. With a multitude of marked trails through varied landscapes, every step is an invitation to explore further. From family walks to high-mountain hikes, each itinerary promises an escape and a communion with nature.

Discover the Pibeste-Aoulhet nature reserve, explore the trails of Saint-Pé-de-Bigorre, and marvel at the biodiversity and breathtaking panoramas on offer. A total of 95 km of hiking trails in the heart of the Pibeste-Aoulhet nature reserve.

hautes pyrenees sports activities

Sports activities in the Hautes-Pyrénées

The Hautes-Pyrénées is an ideal playground for sports and adventure enthusiasts.

Between hiking, mountain biking, climbing and caving in the many caves of the karstic massif, every day is a new adventure.

The varied terrain offers something for every level of sportsman, whether it’s a challenging climb, a mountain bike descent through the valleys, or an underground exploration of the hidden wonders of the subsoil.

Whitewater activities near Lourdes

Near Lourdes, the white waters of the Hautes-Pyrénées beckon you for a refreshing and exciting adventure during your vacation at the À l’ombre des tilleuls campsite.

Whether you opt for kayaking or rafting down the Gave de Pau, every current is a promise of adrenalin and discovery. The tumultuous waters and spectacular riverside scenery offer an unforgettable experience for thrill-seekers and nature lovers alike.

Experienced guides are on hand to ensure a safe adventure, whether you’re a beginner or an experienced rafter.

lac de lourdes

In addition to white-water adventures, the region offers another option for aquatic relaxation.

The nearby Lac de Lourdes is the perfect place to get away from it all and enjoy a relaxing day out.

You can walk around the lake by crossing the Lourdes golf course, a 6.2 km loop.

What’s more, the lakeside beach offers activities for the whole family, including children’s games and paddle rentals, so you can make the most of this peaceful oasis in the heart of the Pyrenees.