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Pyrenees National Park (Parc National des Pyrenees)

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Jun 3, 2018
“Pyrenees National park, France.”
Sep 14, 2017
“National Park Center, Etsaut, d'Aspe Valley, Pays Basque/Bearn, France”
Located along the border of France and Spain, this scenic and mountainous landscape offers a variety of outdoor activities including hiking, mountain climbing and viewing wildlife.
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

I found this national park protected sensitively. There are beautiful lakes and rivers. Forest and echo system is well maintained. I found this is one of the best place for short hiking in France.

1  Thank TejendraK1
Reviewed September 14, 2017

The visitor Center in Etsaut, of the d'Aspe Valley is a friendly, helpful place to get maps, general trail info. Worth the stop, if you are driving to the pass. We traveled by bus, from Bedous. (trained from Oloron). This small National Park Center has...More

1  Thank Jill T
Reviewed September 14, 2016

What an adventure! just amazing! water falls and walk to the lake was great! the chair lift was a bit scary but worth it!!!

1  Thank julespep17
Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing scenery especially passing through the tops of the high cols. Many cyclists including youngsters make it look easy to cycle to the top. How do they do that? Lots of vultures and eagles. Just superb and well worth taking the drive.

3  Thank gordonj258
Reviewed August 20, 2016

Hiked for 6 days between huts and hotells. Fantastic surroundings, views, people and food. The trails were adequetly marked and it was easy to navigate. Mostly french and spanish hikers on the trails.

6  Thank Agustawaage
Reviewed August 1, 2016

We went up on the cable car to visit the mountain and it took about less than ten minutes to go up and what lovely views we had going up, we took loads of pictures. I wouldn't go up again mind you not my cup...More

1  Thank will0w7
Reviewed February 16, 2016

We hiked one of the trails of the national park. It wasn't well marked and we didn't manage to find it easily but the walk was worth it..Very rural, beautiful forests and fields..

3  Thank AntoinetteM199
Reviewed November 4, 2015

I wrote in my diary: I'm still in the Pyrenees. On the French side, I stepped into Spanish. The colors are the same, the sky just as deep. Cloud over noon. And a few hours before the eagle, above the tops of Sabarta. Follow me,...More

4  Thank TravelerZrenjanin
Reviewed July 2, 2014

The great outdoors, exquisite scenery, wonderful walking or riding the bike. Following the paths of Le Tour de France was sensational.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed May 14, 2014

The Pyrenees are an exceptionally beautiful part of France. Some of the passes are very high and feature in the Tour de France and you can drive over them all and easily access the views and the feeling of timeless wilderness. But if you want...More

5  Thank Gabrielle L
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January 23, 2017|
Response from julespep17 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure the dates of opening sorry I was there late July so not too sure