15 days in Pyrenees-Orientales Itinerary

15 days in Pyrenees-Orientales Itinerary

Make it your trip
Fly to Perpignan-Rivesaltes (Llabanère) Airport, Drive to Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet
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Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet
— 2 nights
Drive
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Villefranche-de-Conflent
— 4 nights
Drive
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Argeles-sur-Mer
— 8 nights
Drive to Perpignan-Rivesaltes (Llabanère) Airport, Fly to Berlin

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Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet — 2 nights

Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.GeographySaint-Paul-de-Fenouillet is located in the canton of La Vallée de l'Agly and in the arrondissement of Perpignan.Government and politicsMayorsInternational relationsSaint-Paul-de-Fenouillet is twinned with the town of Ennis in the Republic of Ireland.Sites of interest The church of the chapter of Saint-Paul, built between the 14th and 17th centuries and protected as a monument historique since 1989. Explore Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet's surroundings by going to Torre del Far (in Tautavel) and L'Ermitage de Forca Real (in Montner). There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Gorges de Galamus, make a trip to Ansignan Roman Aqueduct, do a tasting at Les Vignerons de Maury, and explore the galleries of Museum of Prehistory Tautavel.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet online visit planner.

Berlin, Germany to Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In April, daytime highs in Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Villefranche-de-Conflent.
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Villefranche-de-Conflent — 4 nights

Villefranche-de-Conflent is historically a town in the Conflent region of Catalonia, and now a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.GeographyLocalityVillefranche-de-Conflent is located in the canton of Les Pyrénées catalanes and in the arrondissement of Prades.The town's confined site, at about 440 m above sea level, is relatively level ground surrounded by the northeast-flowing river Têt (on the town's west and north), the Cady, which flows north to empty into the Têt (on the east), and a peak (at nearly 800 m), less than 800 m away (on the south).TransportRoadsThe N116 from Perpignan on the Mediterranean passes, as a two-lane highway, between the southern town wall and an embankment cut into the high ground to the south; this route continues west into the adjacent Cerdagne region.Train The town's train station starts and ends the route of the scenic Yellow train. Get out of town with these interesting Villefranche-de-Conflent side-trips: Le Prieure de Serrabona (in Boule-d'Amont), Les Bains de Saint Thomas (in Fontpedrouse) and Orgues d'Ille Sur Tet (in Ille-sur-Tet). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Ramparts of Villefranche-de-Conflent, relax and rejuvenate at Massage-Molitg, get outside with Gorges de Caranca, and contemplate the long history of Fort Liberia.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Villefranche-de-Conflent journey maker.

Traveling by car from Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet to Villefranche-de-Conflent takes 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Argeles-sur-Mer.
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Argeles-sur-Mer — 8 nights

Argelès-sur-Mer is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.It is about 25 km from Perpignan.GeographyArgelès-sur-Mer is located in the canton of La Côte Vermeille and in the arrondissement of Céret.Argelès-sur-Mer is on the Côte Vermeille at the foot of the Albères mountain range, close to the Spanish border. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Argeles-sur-Mer: Perpignan (Spas & Castillet) and Château de Salses (in Salses-Le-Chateau). There's lots more to do: stroll around Promenade du Front de Mer, get to know the resident critters at Les Aigles de Valmy, contemplate the long history of Fort Saint-Elme, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at La Vallee des Tortues.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Argeles-sur-Mer driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Villefranche-de-Conflent to Argeles-sur-Mer takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Argeles-sur-Mer can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 16th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.
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