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le Sidobre, Castres

(4.8/5 based on 190+ reviews on the web)
The largest granite plateau in Europe, le Sidobre is a paradise for geologists and anyone who enjoys natural wonders. Many of these Peyro Clabado formations have uniquely shaped boulders that weigh as much as 900 tons and balance in precarious positions. Scenic and covered in beech groves, the area is wonderful for hiking, fishing, and mountain biking. Plus, you won't have crowds tourists to contend with here. Put le Sidobre into our Castres vacation generator and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • at the foot of the Black Mountain, a site of granite to discover near Mazamet. Particularly surprising natural sculptures the rock tremblant.
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  • Place with rocks giving sometimes difficult to recognize shapes. The places are well represented and the panels are well placed which avoids confusion and risk of getting lost
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  • Surprising geological curiosities in a saved nature. The trails are suitable for all ages and all the expectations of the family walk to more demanding hiking. Very nice summer for its freshness but less easily the after substantial precipitation
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