Midi Pyrenees

Midi PyreneesWelcome to the Midi Pyrenees region, information about the Midi Pyrenees, regional guides, local weather, current events, news and what's on listings.

Winter Fun at Saint-Lary

skiAt the same time sporty and family friendly, Saint-Lary has managed to keep its real Pyrenean feel as a village of real character. This is where the famous French snowboarding champions, the De Le Rue brothers come from. This is one of the most important ski centres in the Pyrénées with up to date facilities such as new lifts and snow cannons.

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The Star of the Hautes-Pyrénées - Le Pic du Midi

Pic di MidiIt 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.

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Midi Pyrenees Skiing - Peyragudes

Peyragudes - Summit 2400 metres - © Peyragudes.comThe 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.

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Explore the the Lot valley - Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Saint-Cirq-LapopieThis 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 ....

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Rocamadour on the edge of the Dordogne River

RocamadourThis beautiful medieval village is built in a series of platforms on the cliffside, clinging 120m above the Alzou canyon....

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Explore Figeac

FigeacFigeac is in the Lot, an hour’s drive from Cahors. This charming, lively town is surrounded by beautiful countryside, with impressive mountains reaching north to the Massif Central...

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Explore the Midi Pyrenees - Moissac

MoissacIn the Tarn-et-Garonne, 30 minutes from Montauban, Moissac is part of a landscape of hills dominated by orchards and the vineyards producing AOC Chasselas grapes...

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Great sites of Midi-Pyrénées - Lourdes

LourdesA small town with 15,000 inhabitants at the foot of the Pyrenees, Lourdes is one of the world’s greatest spiritual centres. This is where, in the Massabielle cave on the banks of the Gave (name given to the Pyrenean torrents)...

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Explore the Midi Pyrenees - Auch

AuchA tour of the Gers should logically begin in its capital, Auch, a typical Gascon town with 22,800 inhabitants.

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The Midi Pyrenees Region

Midi PyreneesThe Midi Pyrénées is made up of eight departments: Ariège, Aveyron, Gers, Haute-Garonne, Hautes-Pyrénées, Lot, Tarn and Tarn-et-Garonne. Although French is the predominant language there are also two regional dialects still spoken...

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The Knights Templar and the Larzac Circuit

the towers and walls of La CouvertoiradeRising out of the immense stretch of the Larzac are the towers and walls of La Couvertoirade, one of the most beautiful villages of France, it is also the most famous of the Templar settlements...

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Midi Pyrenees Tourist Information

Tourist office information and links for the Midi Pyrenees...

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Midi Pyrenees Weather: Foix, Ariege

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Foix, Ariege...

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Midi Pyrenees Weather: Rodez, Aveyron

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Midi Pyrenees Weather: Auch, Gers

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Auch, Gers...

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Midi Pyrenees Weather: Toulouse, Haute-Garonne

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Toulouse, Haute-Garonne...

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Midi Pyrenees Weather: Tarbes, Hautes-Pyrenees

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Tarbes, Hautes-Pyrenees...

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Midi Pyrenees Weather: Cahors, Lot

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Cahors, Lot...

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Midi Pyrenees Weather: Albi, Tarn

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Albi, Tarn...

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Midi Pyrenees Weather: Montauban, Tarn-et-Garonne

Current weather conditions and 4 day outlook for Montauban, Tarn-et-Garonne...

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