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le Sidobre, Castres

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Geologic Formation Nature / Park
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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  • Magnificent landscape views. The area has the most bizarre boulders siting in peculiar locations and situations - you must see for yourself. The boulders make up valleys and chasms. Easy to access and...  more »
  • fascinating walk through the granite outcrops.. drive thru beautiful country..many attractions museums and places to stop eat etc... lovely mini region  more »
  • We had a couple of hours to kill before our flight and so we decided to take a round tour of Le Sidobre. We found the rocks and the lake and they were such fascinating features!  more »