Activités

Heritage

Prehistoric Park

Prehistoric Park

Tarascon-sur-Ariège
At the Prehistoric Park young and old can discover the daily life of your ancestors. Over the course of a day, following numerous animations...

cathar castle of montsegur

Castles

Castle of Montsegur, Castle of Foix... taking you to travel from Prehistory until the time of the crusade against the Cathars...
Niaux 's cave in Tarascon

Caves

The Niaux cave is not only one of the most famous prehistoric caves in Europe but one of the few with wall paintings which are open to the public...
Forges de Pyrene

Forges de Pyrène

In the museum, with its collection of 6 500 tools, 120 crafts tell you their story, and all about the skills ans secrets of the craftsmen who practised them...

Sport and recreation

Accrobranche Orlu Ariege

Ariege canoeing, canyoning, aqua-hiking, tree climbing around the hotel...
Maison des loups Orlu Ariege

The House of Wolves

The House of Wolves welcomes thirty wolves. Come and see the wolves from Europe, Canada, the Arctic... that live in the forest in the mountains.
Walking Tarascon

Hiking

Whether it is a walk of a few hours or a few days, discovering the villages, the nature reserves or the high mountains, Ariege has over 5 000 km of way-marked paths, something for everybody.
Ski hotel Tarascon

Skiing, snowshoeing ...

Cultured, natural, sporty and lively, Ariege is a land of a thousand facets which completely changes in winter... Snowy and Nordic but also charming, just waiting to be discovered.