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It is one of the most beautiful views in the Pyrénées and offers descent of the mountain by ski or ‘free-ride’ as well as a night near the stars. For anyone seeking a real thrill this is one of the ultimate ski experiences as the summit of the Pic du Midi at nearly 3000 metres.
The resort of Peyragudes is a lovely ski area in a wonderfully maintained environment that was created by merging Agudes and Peyresourde. Peyragudes is looking forward and investing in the sort of high-tech equipment that is absolutely necessary in the specialist area in which it deals.
This medieval village marries the rock face 100 metres above the river, opening onto a cascade of narrow cobbled streets, Gothic façades and fortified doors. Formerly witness to flourishing waterway activity and famous for its boxwood turning, Saint-Cirq-Lapopie is a listed site boasting 13 historical monuments ....