Sea and mountain, the diversity of our landscapes and the richness of our heritage and natural sites make the Mediterranean Pyrenees an excellent family destination!
Here, you will find countless possibilities for having fun with your family and sharing great moments of complicity and laughter.
Live together beautiful experiences that will delight the little ones... And the big ones!
The large family beaches of Argelès-sur-Mer and the coves all along the Côte Vermeille obviously offer a multitude of spots to enjoy the sun and the Big Blue. Stroll along the water's edge, or transform it into a playground for the little ones and a well-deserved idleness break for the parents.
To get moving, sea kayaking or snorkeling, on the marked underwater trail for example, are great activities to do as a family. And why not put your head under water and explore the superb seabed during a first dive? (From the age of 8)
To contemplate the beauty of the coast from the sea, our partners offer outings aboard a catamaran, on classic boats or in an “underwater vision” version.
Stroll between Argelès-sur-Mer, Collioure and Port-Vendres with a view of the last foothills of the Pyrenees chain or treat yourself to an outing to discover the bottlenose dolphin... What a great opportunity to create unforgettable memories to take home. the House !
On the mountain side…
Give your children an unforgettable visit to our animal parks to discover and observe many species. Take advantage of the visit to take part in themed activities, feed the goats and turtles or... let the butterflies land on your heads!
For the more active, have fun on horseback, on our orientation courses or venture from one tree to another by visiting the tree climbing course at Lake Palau-del-Vidre. Our lakes also offer the possibility of going fishing with the children.
A fun hike for all ages, anyone?
The Pyrénées Méditerranée Tourist Office has concocted hiking booklets with games for the whole family, departing from Laroque-des-Albères: “Discovery of the old village and its surroundings”, the Photo Rally and the “Berger des Albères” on the trail to the Mataporc huts.
And if you discover the “Rallye-rando”!?
Take part in an entertaining family hike to discover our territory at the foot of the Albères. This great treasure hunt, organized by the Pyrénées Méditerranée Tourist Office, is accessible to children from 3/4 years old. This is an opportunity to work out and have fun while indulging in the pleasure of hiking!
Discovering our villages…
The GAMES BOOK in PyMed
Have fun while discovering the villages of the Pyrénées Méditerranée territory! In your game book, you will find riddles, colourings, orienteering courses and superb hikes in treasure hunt version...
Walk between sea and mountains, between nature and heritage thanks to your notebook… It's up to you!
Booklet offered by the Pyrénées Méditerranée Tourist Office at the price of €2, available in the 7 tourist information offices in the area.
Find the treasures of the past with ISALIA! (Only available in french version)
Our young and intrepid adventurer invites you to follow her on her adventure! In the heart of our villages, discover unsuspected places, anecdotes, their history... and decipher the enigmas in order to collect the 6 treasures scattered on the territory...
As a reward, a gift awaits the children at the end!
Do you know BALUDIK? (only available in French version)
Play and experience amazing adventures with this free digital treasure hunt app. Solve the puzzles and mini-games and discover the secrets of the villages.
We offer you different routes! Will you go to Sorède for “An unfinished journey through time”? Or in Cerbère “The extraordinary border town”? Perhaps you will be tempted by the discovery of “Palau-del-Vidre, The glass palace”?
Well then, why choose in the end?
Enjoy some family time exploring the characteristic places of the charming villages of Montesquieu-des-Albères et Port-Vendres through a series of puzzles to solve. Take your most beautiful selfies by following specific instructions on a route of approximately 1 hour 30 minutes.