Events and Activities
Cathar Country Train JouneysJ F M A M J J A S O N D
The journeys offered vary from 1 1/2 hours to 1/2 day.
The trains depart from different train stations in the department of Pyrénées Orientales (including Rivesaltes).
Prehistory Center of TautavelJ F M A M J J A S O N D
The town is the location of the European Prehistory Center and it's museum.
This complex was built near the cave where the remains of the prehistoric Man Of Tautavel were found.
"Procession de la Sanch"J F M A M J J A S O N D
From 3pm to 6pm on the Friday before Easter, penitents dressed in black robes with pointed hoods, parade from St. Jacques church to the cathedral carrying crosses. They represent the Passion of Jesus Christ.
In Collioure, the procession takes place at night starting at 9pm. The Regidor (leader) has the traditional red tunic, a pointed hood, and is followed by hooded penitents in black.
The event takes place also in Arles-sur-Tech.
Date: April 14th 2017
Perpignan Sacred Music FestivalJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Dates: From April 4th to 15th 2017
It links Villefranche de Conflent (some 50 km or 31 mi west of Perpignan) to Latour de Carol passing by Mont Louis and Fort Romeu. The train runs all year long (some cars are open cars)