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Almost as if you are in Jurassic Park

Magnificent and beautiful views. The only place I’ve been which lifted all the stress away with its... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shaw97
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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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Stretches anyone’s command of superlatives ...

This place stretches anyone’s command of English superlatives; and the terribly hackneyed phrase of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rickanstis
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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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65120 Gavarnie, France
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed September 4, 2012

When I found out that Gavarnie Falls is the highest waterfall in France with overall drop over 400 meters I could not miss it even though initially I was planning to travel along French coast of Mediterranean Sea. I enjoyed driving towards it and walking...More

12  Thank Martins P
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Reviewed September 6, 2015

This site is considered as one of the most beautiful sites in the Pyrenees mountains is now in the hands of the restaurants and local shops: 1. You are forced to park fare away and forced to walk through a long queue of shops and...More

2  Thank JackF32
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Magnificent and beautiful views. The only place I’ve been which lifted all the stress away with its indefinite beauty. Highly recommend if you love a good walk around the mountains.

Thank Shaw97
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place stretches anyone’s command of English superlatives; and the terribly hackneyed phrase of ‘I haven’t got the words’ obviously doesn’t work in a TA review! So, I will find words …. The Cirque du Gavarnie is the Most Amazing Place you Will EVER see....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first snow of the season came down as we visited these beautiful mountains. We were told it was unseasonably early for snow, the trees still had leaves and had turned into beautiful shades of orange and yellow for autumn. When we drove into Gavarnie...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I hiked to the falls and let me just say... AMAZING. You hike about an hour in and there is a hotel restaurant nestled in between the mountain peaks. We had lunch there and then continued up to the falls. Just beautiful.....More

Thank sandygrossky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful place to go! It's in my 10 top sites near Catalunya! The waterfall is incredible and there are a lot of tourist and mountain sites very close waiting for the views of visitors.

Thank arakatuexperiences
Reviewed October 5, 2018

98% of the hikers here just go up the main trail, a road really, to the cafe at the end. Forget that! After you cross the bridge, take the second trail on the left and go up the side of the mountain to a beautiful...More

1  Thank Craig T
Reviewed October 2, 2018

A very beautiful scene and a comfortable 2 hours walk (each way). Was peaceful and lovely and really breath taking!

1  Thank ramichalet
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Lovely easy 2 & half hour hike to the waterfall. Busy, but enjoyable hike. We had a small bit of rain on the way, so advisable to bring wet gear. There is a restaurant close to the top which has lovely views of the Cirque...More

Thank LoopyLouRTW
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Located far away from the huge traffic congestion, this nature gem is worth the drive through a winding road. The reward to get there is enormous. This is a place not to be missed for nature’s lovers who will not regret it. Highly recommended.

Thank JolRoutard
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Make sure to allocate enough time for the walk to the waterfall as there is so many beautiful things to appreciate and photograph along the way. We were quite tired when we returned to the car park, but the visit absolutely refreshed our souls. It...More

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ffarhan
August 27, 2018|
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Response from ramilevyy | Reviewed this property |
I can’t answer u about any public transportation because we used a rental car. It is a tour of 4-6 hours. It is depends on the city/village u come from and the trail walking time. Depends how fast u walk or how ling u want... More
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ErikS1047
August 17, 2018|
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Response from skitortoise | Reviewed this property |
Yes if dry, but quite uneven path towards the end of the walk so hiking boots might be more comfortable
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