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Palau del Vidre & surroundings

Tourism in Roussillon
50m from the campsite, visit the village of Palau del Vidre, its shops, its craftsmen, 100m away a lake is waiting for you for your walks, for fishing or for jogging.

A stop in the Pyrénées Orientales which will leave you with wonderful memories.?Our region has many treasures: various landscapes, an important architectural heritage, traditions and a very lively cultural scene. Five of our villages are classified in “the most beautiful villages of France” (Eus, Evol, Mosset, Castelnou and Villefranche-de-Conflent).
We also have natural sites (Bouillouses, Nyer Nature Reserve (ENSID), Sea Side Nature Reserve of  Cerbère-Banyuls, the lake of Villeneuve de la Raho) the heritage sites of (le Palais des Rois de Majorque, le Prieuré de Serrabona, la Chapelle Notre-Dame des Anges, le Château Royal de Collioure).
At Palau Del Vidre, you can discover Glass Art and visit the Church, which has a very interesting history.
Also: visit vineyards, see local producers, hike in the Albères, go mountain biking, do water sports, sea or river fishing.
The Catalan coast extends from the North of Barcarès to Cerbères and is divided into two parts. The sandy coast extends from the ponds of Salses as far as Argelès, including Barcarès, Torreilles, Sainte-Marie, Canet and Saint-Cyprien.
The rocky coast covers the coast of Racou (the South of Argelès) to Cerbères (Spanish border).

 

  • Argelès sur Mer: 6 Km
  • Collioure: 15 Km
  • Céret: 25 Km
  • Sigean: 70 Km
  • Carcassone: 140 Km
  • Le Perthus: 23 Km
  • Figuères: 50 Km
  • Barcelona: 180 Km
  • Andorre: 200 Km

Some culinary specialties of the region: anchovies, olive oil, Muscat (sweet white wine), rousquilles, touron…

    Information
    At reception, we provide tourist documents. We are at your disposal to help you discover the department for yourself.

    And a lot of tourist information and maps (downloadable here)
    Some maps to download : Religious Heritage mapTrekking mapCycling road and green path mapVineyard & wineries mapTouristic mapCoast path map

    Cultural events:

    • Palau del Vidre Fest: 20th January
    • Easter Holidays: Easter Monday
    • Festival of Music and Poetry: from 24th June to 3rd July
    • Fire of Saint-Jean: 23rd June
    • Festival of Glassblowing: 1st weekend of August
    • Cherry Fest: 3rd  week-end of May in Céret
    • Visa pour l’Image (International festival of Photojournalism): 1st half of September in Perpignan