Gorges de la Fou

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Gorges de la Fou

 

The “gorges de la Fou” is a natural site located between Arles-sur-Tech, Corsavy and Montferrer. These narrow gorges can be securely visited thanks to footbridges along them.

The river la Fou begins at la Souque and dug this long and narrow canyon of 1739 m in the calcareous rock.

Informations, rates and schedules

Tel. : 04 68 39 16 21

Schedules 

10 h to 18 h, every day from the beginning of April to the end of November. Exiting Arles-sur-Tech on the D115 road, in the direction of Prats de Mollo and Saint Laurent de Cerdans.

On site 

4 large parkings, refreshment area et restaurant, local products and souvenirs.

Rates in euros : 

children 5,50
group 7,50
full rate 9,50

Activity 

Activity of the whole family. At the entrance, you will be given an helmet and then, you would visit the gorges thanks to the footbridges. As it is a roundtrip, the entrance and exit are located at the same place. Ideal tour in case of intense heat because the site is fresh and humid.

Legend about Les Gorges de la Fou

Les Gorges de la Fou are believed to be the point of reference for the Trabucayres. These highwayman were hiding their loot in the numerous caves. Executed in 1846, no one knows where their treasures were hidden.

From the skye


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Pictures of Gorges de la Fou

Internet websites and blogs on les Gorges de la Fou

Les gorges de la Fou website
Corsavy website

 

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