Nature lovers and those who appreciate well-preserved natural sites will be delighted to explore the area around Argelès-sur-Mer. The coastal path provides breath-taking views. Le Racou, a protected coastal site, will enable you to experience the unique atmosphere of traditional Argelès and typical dwellings in the Catalan style. And the La Massane and Le Mas Larrieu nature reserves are the perfect destination for a walk.
With the sea, mountains and hinterlands in such close proximity, it is really easy to stay in shape in the Argelès area! Explore the trails on foot or by mountain bike throughout the year, windsurf, paddleboard, kitesurf, jet ski in the summer, dive and enjoy wintersports in the mountains in the winter... Sport is a year-round activity !
A region with a lot to offer 214 km of coast boasting fine sandy beaches and rocky coastline at the foot to the Pyrenean mountains, exceptional weather, a hinterland rich in heritage sites and landscapes brimming with history all combine to ensure that the Pyrénées-Orientales area offers you the very best of the sea and the mountains, both in summer and in winter.