Lovers or enthusiasts of hiking? Experience the wide open spaces of the Catalan country, in the Mediterranean Pyrenees! 
An excellent hiking spot characterized by its varied landscape and lush Mediterranean vegetation, our destination has become an essential stopover for all nature enthusiasts.

An exceptional terrain for hiking…

Hiking in the Mediterranean Pyrenees also means following the emblematic coastal path between Argelès-sur-Mer and Cerbère, sometimes on the terrace, sometimes with your feet in the water. At every step, let yourself be captivated by the dazzling light and enchanting landscapes that ignited the imagination of 20th century painters.

Hiking in the Mediterranean Pyrenees

Traveling 850 kilometers through spectacular landscapes, the GR10, a famous long-distance hiking trail, offers walkers an unforgettable adventure between Hendaye and Banyuls-sur-Mer. Its demanding route, classified as a medium mountain route, notably crosses the ridges of Albères massif.

Spectacular panoramas with every step

Wherever you are, grandiose views are guaranteed: between sea and mountains, with a view of the Roussillon plain, the forts, the signal towers, the terraced vineyards literally plunging into the Deep Blue… Explore our rich and natural spaces protected, breathe clean air, nearly 420 km of marked trails are just waiting for you! 

Put GEOTREK in your pocket!

With “Géotrek PyMed”, free and easy to use with or offline, choose your hiking circuits and discover all the outdoor activities (cycling, trail running, horse riding, diving spots, etc.). 

OTI PyMed – Isabelle Berga
Hiking in the Mediterranean Pyrenees

A question, an advice ?

Passionate about our multi-faceted territory, our experts welcome you to advise you on hiking trails. They also make you discover all our outdoor activities:

Hiking Center in Laroque-des-Albères

20 rue du Dr Carboneill
04 48 98 00 09

View opening hours here

Hiking center in Banyuls-sur-Mer

Starting point or arrival of the GR10
04 68 88 31 58

Argelès-sur-Mer Nature Sports Center

in Valmy
04 68 81 47 25

From April to October:
Monday to Friday, 14:00 p.m. – 17:00 p.m.

Home Hiking House

The selection of Hikes
“Mar i Munt”

Our hiking map is now available free of charge in all our Tourist Offices, which also offer the IGN map of the territory for sale.

Good to know

Before setting out on a hike, find out about the local weather.

Choose a hike suited to your level, especially with children.

Between June and September, it is imperative to consult the fire risk of the day and the possibilities of circulation in the massif.
During the summer season, access to the Albères massif is prohibited for all vehicles with thermal or electric engines.
Consult the detailed municipal bylaws here –>

Provide suitable equipment (closed shoes, windbreaker, sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, your charged cell phone, etc.) without forgetting something to hydrate and snack on.

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