TO DISCOVERThe Ariège is full of mysteries :
The Roquefort waterfalls would have us travel even further with their sumptuous vegetation in the middle of open air calcium formations.
Fontestorbes, an intermittently flowing river which spurts from the earth’s bowels.
The cathedral forest of Bélesta, with its magnificent spruces and crows’ cave.
The Niaux caves and their wall paintings, bear witness to man’s ancestral presence in the Ariège.
Lombrive, a huge cave system, the Mas d'Azil’s amazing circuit.
The Montségur castle keep, perched on its promontory, the last stronghold of the Cathars.
The church at Vals, built into the rock.
Camon : One of the most beautiful villages in France.
And nearby in the Aude :
Carcassonne city where the July holiday makers can enjoy one of the most spectacular firework displays in France.
The enchanted maze in Nébias where all children can spot fairies and elves …
Rennes-le-Château and Abbé Saunière’s mysterious treasure, yet to be found (?).
This list is not exhaustive and we shall leave you to discover other places; only, will you have enough time?... to see the films of the major sites of Midi-Pyrennees ?