5 Good Reasons to Visit the Minervois au Caroux
Lockdown is not a very distant memory and in these odd times, you certainly have a need to enjoy the outside! You need to get out of the house, change the air, change nature, it's time to come visit our region!
Think of something you would really like to do, right now, you want it ? We've got it!
In order to help you, here are our top 5 ideas for what to choose to do in the Minervois au Caroux :
1- Recharge your batteries in the Nature !
Treat yourself with a breath of fresh air ... Get some height!
Want to be free? With your motorbike, your car, your van, your camper, your bike, on horseback... criss-cross the beautiful roads to discoverauthentic villages through the vineyards, let yourself be amazed!
Welcome to a natural and preserved area of the department, located in the heart of the Haut-Languedoc Regional Nature Park where you will enjoy a multitude of magnificent views! Choose your favourite landscape!
From mountains to vineyards, from gorges to lakes, from forests to plains... It's time to take a break and disconnect, at last.
Situated in the heart of the Haut-Languedoc Regional Natural Park, enjoy the large variety landscapes that Mother Nature offers us.
From the Caroux Mountains to the Minervois plains, go from the coolness at altitude to the beautiful little roads in the heart of the vineyards, recharge your batteries in the forest, on the banks of a lake, on the Canal du Midi, in the vineyards... make you choice!
Some people even say that here, there is an air of Corsica, Reunion Island and Canada! Enjoy these moments with the feeling of being on the edge of the world!
Nature lovers, set off to discover beautiful waterfalls, breathtaking panoramas and our must-see places!
2- Move away from the crowd! Outdoor activities, you want them, we've got them!
Outdoor activités, time to get (back) into it!
Take the Voie Verte "Passa Païs" in the Haut-Languedoc on foot, by bike or on horseback, with its 80km (49,7097 miles), here to help you take a break!
Also safe with children !
Take advantage of the numerous hiking trails for a day or several days... all you have to do is choose one at a time !
In our region, have one of the widest choice of outdoor activities to do in the Hérault: canoeing on the river, horse riding, fishing, mountain biking, trail riding in the Caroux Mountains, climbing... in an ideal climate and in a dream setting!
L'activité en pleine nature, c'est le moment de s'y (re) mettre !
3- A treat for the taste buds
Are you a gourmet? With your family, friends or lover, discover all the treasures of our land!
Avoid the crowds of the city, no huge shopping centres here! Enjoy shopping without waiting hours.
Wine lovers, you can choose from our different AOC wines, Minervois, Cru Minervois La Livinière, Muscat St Jean de Minervois, Saint Chinian Roquebrun, Saint Chinian Berlou and the IGP Haute Vallée de l'Orb.... according to your taste! It's time to refill your cellar.
Eat local and healthy! You also have the possibility to order and support our growers, enjoy short food circuits and beautiful plates on the terrace, in a restaurant or take away your meal made by our restaurateurs.
4- Take some time to stroll around and meet the people.
Let's find your new favorite village !
Discover Minerve, classified as one of the Most Beautiful Villages in France, this ancient Cathar city will dazzle you! Aigne, a close by magnificent town is worth a stop!
Visit Olargues, a Middle Ages town, also classified as one of the Most Beautiful Villages in France.
Travel through the beautiful Orb valley, passing through Vieussan, a picturesque village with the Caroux as a backdrop! Stroll through Roquebrun "Le Petit Nice de l'Hérault" as it is nicknamed here.
Everyone will welcome you warmly, thanks to their authenticity and history. In their alleys discover artists, craftsmen, growers.... the ambassadors of our beautiful region.
Discover our suggested tours.
5- Teach your children the simple things in life
Share with your family, introduce your children to the simple pleasures and joys of being in nature.
Discover the know-how of the growers, learn about history while playing together.
Move around, ride a bike on the greenway in complete safety.
Observe the animals, discover the mouflon on the Caroux, ride a horse...
The best school of life is wide open, at home!
So, ready for your next holiday on the nature side? all you have to do is book your trip! And if you're looking for an accommodation, you can ask for that too... we have it!
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