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The Hermitage, a new canyon at Galamus in the eastern Pyrenees

A change of scenery and surpassing oneself in this canyon between Carcassonne, Narbonne et Perpignan

4 hours
From 14 years old
Saint Paul de Fenouillet (66)
From mid-April to mid-October

What the price includes
– Supervision by a qualified instructor
– Complete equipment with shoes
– Souvenir photos

– Swimsuit and bottle of water

The Hermitage canyon: a unique and privileged adventure at the gates of the Corbières not far from Narbonne.

Go on an adventure in the Eastern Pyrenees for an unforgettable aquatic and vertical experience! This canyon is a new route proposed to the Galamus gorges, a little more technical and adventurous than the initiation canyon. You will start the route from the Hermitage of Galamus, following a series of abseils in a dry canyon to arrive at the river bed.

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canyoning ermitage english people
canyoning ermitage english people
canyoning ermitage english people
canyoning ermitage english people

Who is the hermitage canyon for?

This course includes a series of abseiling descents, is aimed either at people with experience in canyoning, caving or climbing or at sporty people who are not afraid of heights.
The hermitage canyon is ideal for discovering an adventure off the beaten track.

Prerequisites for this canyon

This activity requires a certain physical condition and we recommend that participants check whether they are able to do it before registering.
Due to the nature of this activity, it may be difficult for overweight people.
It is aimed at sporting families with children aged 14 and over.
It is also necessary to know how to swim at least 25 meters, to immerse yourself and not have any medical contraindications for canyoning.

Where is the Hermitage canyon?

The Galamus gorges mark a natural border between the Pyrénées-Orientales and Aude. This exceptional site presents majestic panoramas formed by the Agly river which winds through the middle of this limestone canyon reaching more than 500 meters in height. The Galamus canyon is also close to the famous Cathar castles of Peyrepertuse and Queribus.
The Galamus gorges are located in the Occitanie region, in the south of France, between the communes of Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet (Pyrénées-Orientales) and Cubières-sur-Cinoble (Aude), in the Corbières massif.
They are located approximately 45 minutes from Perpignan, an hour from the beaches of Aude and Catalonia (Leucate, Barcarès, Canet Plage, Argelès-sur-Mer, etc.) as well as an hour and a half from Carcassonne and Narbonne. The travel time to reach the Galamus gorges from different towns varies from 30 minutes from Quillan to 2h30 from Toulouse

Natural environment of the Galamus gorges

Environnement galamus

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