Come and do some shopping in our souvenirs shop...
Here you will find a selection of chosen products:
Local craft, library, postcards, toys ...
An area for relaxation to take a well deserved break is at your disposal. Here you will find distributors for drinks.
The village still retains the medieval center, the "Fort", still apparent in what remains of the village fortification. In front of the parish church of Saint Michael an arched doorway with it's key stones still remains of this polygonal 'enceinte'. In the slope of the defensive wall lies an iron cross forged in 1855. It is dedicated to the "outrages" performed upon Christ and so bears the instruments of his torture; the spear, pliers...
Walking through the neat little roads you will find the fountain of Duilhac wich is called the "Fontaine des Amours" and has been recently adorned with a verse of Ronsard : "Quiconque en boira qu'amoureux il devienne", "He who will drink, in love he will fall".
The old olive oil mill next to the fountain now converted into a restaurant, stopped working in 1921.
Following a small hiking path crossing a bucolic countryside through vineyards and gardens you reach in one and a half hours the flour mill "Moulin de Ribaute".
There you will find an equipped area for your picknick. Following the riverside of the Verdouble you can admire its fabulous waterfalls and its pools dug into the rock.
Lake of Moulin de Ribaute in Duilhac/Peyrepertuse
It is a must do when it is hot. After the visit of the castle you'll appreciate this fabulous site with a small lake and the canyon of Verdouble. The water flows through a succession of waterfalls, pools and small lakes that have been dug into the rock. The bathing is supervised only in summer in periodes and conditions defined by a municipal decree. You acceed in 5 minutes from the D14 and there is a possibility to park your car on a parking place. (cost 5€ per car)
Pools in the canyon of Verdouble at the Moulin de Ribaute
Bathing is not allowed all year round and in non supervised periods either outside of the supervised zones limited by regulation signs (green flag and lines on the water surface).
Which means that without the supervision of the lifeguard and without the regulation signs bathing is not authorized.
In this beautiful territory of the cathare country are a lot of sites who deserve to be visited...
To find the sites you can visit and to organize your travel route click on the image below
For families and for groups or for a first experience, the Gorges of Galamus canyon is easy and fun.
Ideal for an introduction to canyoning and discover an unsuspected environment.
Program: walking and swimming in the River, jumps and natural slides.
Pleasure and change of scenery guaranteed!
All info on : www.oxygen-aventure.com
At the foot of the Albères massif, where the Pyrenees plunge into the sea, the village of Argelès sur Mer means art of living, green tourism, seaside pleasures and happiness.
7 km of beach at your disposal... Feet in the sand or in a Cove, enjoy beautiful days of summer on the beach...
In early July, Argelès sur Mer vibrates to the sound of the current Music Festival “Les Déferlantes”, not to be missed!
All the info on: www.argeles-sur-mer.com