11 days in Hautes-Pyrenees Itinerary

11 days in Hautes-Pyrenees Itinerary

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Fly to Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrénées Airport, Drive to Argeles-Gazost
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Argeles-Gazost
— 3 nights
Drive
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La Mongie
— 2 nights
Drive
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Saint-Lary-Soulan
— 5 nights
Drive to Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrénées Airport, Fly to Brussels

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Argeles-Gazost

— 3 nights
Bring the kids along to Chemin des Cascades and Pyrene-Sports. Step off the beaten path and head to Caminando and Col du Soulor. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Argeles-Gazost: Cascade du Lutour (in Cauterets) and Lac D'Estaing (in Estaing).

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Argeles-Gazost trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Argeles-Gazost is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. When traveling from Brussels in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Argeles-Gazost, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to La Mongie.

Things to do in Argeles-Gazost

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

La Mongie

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at La Mongie, take a memorable tour with Luz Tyroline, make a trip to Bridge of Napoleon, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise des Templiers, and finally make a trip to Moulins de Gedre-Dessus. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Cirque d'Estaube, then stroll through Col d'Aspin, and then explore the activities along Lac de Payolle.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the La Mongie attractions planner.

Drive from Argeles-Gazost to La Mongie in 1.5 hours. In August in La Mongie, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Saint-Lary-Soulan.

Things to do in La Mongie

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saint-Lary-Soulan

— 5 nights
Saint-Lary-Soulan is a commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in south-western France.GeographySaint-Lary is located in Hautes-Pyrénées 80 km south of the département's capital Tarbes, next to the Le Néouvielle Nature Reserve and the Pyrenees National Park and is a 20-minute drive to Spain.SportsSkiingSaint-Lary-Soulan is one of the largest ski resorts in the French Pyrenees with over 100 km of downhill slopes. Bring the kids along to Les Aigles d'Aure - Volerie des Pyrenees and Pyrenees Ho. Discover out-of-the-way places like Gouffre D'Esparros and Randonnees au Depart de l'Hospice de France. Get out of town with these interesting Saint-Lary-Soulan side-trips: Basilique Saint-Just (in Valcabrere), Grottes de Gargas (in Aventignan) and Cascade D'enfer (in Bagneres-de-Luchon). And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Sarrat Evasion, explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Mauvezin, look for all kinds of wild species at Gouffre de la Saoule, and explore the striking landscape of Maison du Parc national des Pyrenees de Saint-Lary Soulan.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Saint-Lary-Soulan trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from La Mongie to Saint-Lary-Soulan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Lary-Soulan

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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