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Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau

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Rd 570, 13460 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second day at Camargue after the first day around eastern side of the park had been disappointment. This bird park is just by the road and easily accessible. There are two big free parking lots. After entrance there is a outdoor exhibition...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank l5antti
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park is just a few small pods with Flamingo. All over this area especially around Aguies Mortes Flamingos are simply walking and you can see them for free. Purpose of this park is to provide education about birds and their nesting. Unfortunately, there is...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Maria R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth a visit. We had a lovely morning here. Visitors can choose to do the 2.6 km walk around some of the smaller pools (approx 45 mins-1 hr) or add on the 4.3km around the edge of the larger etangs (approx 2 hrs in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank helsbels4762
Reviewed June 29, 2019

This is more like a zoo than park. Lots of flamingos, a few coypu and the odd wader. A total disapointment. Hundreds of people and hundreds of school children.So much noise.Couldnt wait to leave Manicured footpaths Many more places to see birds and this is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Roger L
Reviewed June 27, 2019

We have been visiting Camargue for decades now and always visit Pont de Gau. Plenty of different bird species to be seen and great photo opportunities.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank andylovering2017
Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

A super visitor experience. They miss a trick by not having any gift shop! There are birds in large enclosures but they are severely injured and could never survive in the wild.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Cyrus S
Reviewed June 21, 2019

We drove with friends into the Camargue from their home near Anduze, so ... an hour-and-a-half or so. I had heard about this place from our friends, but really had no idea what to expect. Expect: Kinda a compromise between developed tourist stop and natural...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank LarryM708
Reviewed June 5, 2019

Seriously, who knew this gem of a place would be in France. Everything was so beautiful!!! You must go and visit

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bobby R
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

There is no better way to see the inhabitants of the Camargue wetlands. A shorter loop of some 4 km takes you around two 'lakes', whilst the longer loop takes you into the wetlands proper. Observation posts get you down with the birds and, if...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank PJT1009
Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

It was so good here we went back the next day! At this park not far from Saintes Maries you can get close and personal with the residents! The stars of the show are undoubtedly the flamingoes but there are countless other critters to look...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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SantiM523
May 8, 2019|
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Response from Lorraine L | Reviewed this property |
I think the previous response is correct, around 7.00Euro. Very reasonable for the experience you have.
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ClaudiaG5965
February 10, 2018|
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Response from Aapopg V |
Hi, i can't tell you at what time exactly flamingos will leave the parc !! come around 6PM, you can stay until sunset, and it's the best time for birdwatching in summer
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KitsyFord
August 7, 2016|
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Response from 359fredericl | Property representative |
Hello the fee is 7,50€ / adult and 5€/ child from 4 to 12 years best regards
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