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).
Trobada du CanigouJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Every year since 1972 Canigou Peak in Pyrénées-Orientales is hosting on the 23rd of June, the Saint Jean celebration with a bonfire that makes the mountain look during the nights of 23rd to 24th like a volcano.
More than 1,000 people from many countries participate each year at this fest that takes place at 2,784 meters altitude.
The association organizing the event is "Comité International des feux de la Saint-Jean", 52, rue Marechal Foch, Perpignan.
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.
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)