- Places to visit

If you can tear yourself away from Collioure there are some interesting places to visit in the Region.  This Region is distinctively Catalan;  you will often hear the local language in the streets which is neither French nor Spanish but a mixture of each.

Coastal path

Coastal path

 

Along the coast there are resorts and towns to suit every taste from the long flat beaches to the north to the hilly and rocky landscapes to the south. Each town has its own particular character and all are well worth a visit.

Use the Along the coast button to find out more.

 

Fortress at Salses

Fortress at Salses

 

There are also cities and other attractions inland to explore – again use the button for more information

 

Mont Louis aerial view

Mont Louis aerial view

 

 

If you travel into the mountainous hinterland there is not only spectacular scenery but also towns which retain their unique character.

The Le Train Jaune and the mountain towns of the Cerdagne gives more detail.

 

 

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAFor Naturalists  there are species from  tortoises to butterflies to African animals as well as a vast diversity of flaura and rock formations to see.

Click on the Nature button for further information