Dominated by the Pic du Midi, the Hautes-Pyrenees know how to satisfy lovers of nature ... but not that!

From the Cirque de Gavarnie (UNESCO World Heritage Site) to the National Park of the Pyrenees, passing by the numerous lakes, forests and plateaux, we can admit that nature has been particularly generous with this region which offers a multitude of leisure activities.

The Hautes-Pyrénées are also the kingdom of water, where pools of hot/cold water, and expert hands will know how to put you at ease, in order to fully enjoy the richness of this destination ...


Kingdom of nature, the Hautes-Pyrénées offer to the lovers of landscapes and open air, numerous tourist sites allowing to take advantage of the majestic side of the mountain:

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    • The Pic du Midi, its observatory, its museum and its sublime panorama
    • The Col du Tourmalet at 2.115m and the Col d'Aspin at 1.489m with panorama on the Pic d'Aneto, the highest peak of the Pyrenees.
    • The Prehistory Space of Labastide, a playful and captivating travel in time
    • Gulf of Esparos, sublime crystal garden.
    • The caves of Médous and Bétharram, underground walks by boat and small train.
    • Tropical Aquarium, a surprising trip in the tropical waters.
    • Donjon des Aigles awaits you with its unforgettable shows (Birds of prey show).
    • The Animal Park of the Pyrenees, you will be near the animals in semi-freedom!
    • Attelage Altitude: discover the mountains in summer, accompanied by sled dogs who will guide you in hiking, in scooters and even in kart!
    • Plat'Anes, donkey rides, meetings and donkey care, moments of sharing and pleasures.
    • “Vie d’Estive”, meeting with the shepherds of the valley, participation and walks.
    • Amusement park La Demi-lune, entertainment, playgrounds, fun guaranteed!

Highlights in the Pyrénées

In both summer and winter, the generous character of the Hautes-Pyrénées is reflected in a rich offer of festivals, festivities and sports events of all kinds:

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