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Stopover, holiday gite
65240 AULON
Tél : +33 562 399 450




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The surrounding area

In the summertime, the nearby village of Les Granges de Lurgues are possible starting points for numerous treks, towards peaks over 2600 meters high; (Arbizon : 2831 m) or nearby mountain passes like Bastan or Portarras. The GR10 (Long-distance Hiking Path number 10) winds along La Serre (= the ridge) overhanging Aulon and facing the gite.

In the winter time you can wear apply your wax to you cross-country skies suitable for treks under the "Serre d'Auloueilh" or go out with snowshoes for hikes on the various footpaths and forest trails.

Numerous activities can be performed in winter or summertime alike from neighbouring resorts such as Saint-Lary Soulan, Piau Engaly, Peyragudes or even directly from the village itself :

  • Skiing (alpine, cross-country,snowboard, telemark...)
  • Hikes in snowshoes
  • Snowmobile outings
  • Sledge excursions
  • Paragliding
  • Thermal baths
  • Whitewater sports (rafting, canyoning, kayak...)
  • Climbing
  • Cycle sport
  • Caving, etc...
We would be delighted to arrange any sporting activities illustrated when you book.

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