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Cirque de Gavarnie, Gavarnie
Categories: Waterfalls, Geologic Formations, Nature & Parks
For some stunning scenery in the Pyrenees mountains, hike to Cirque de Gavarnie. Carved out of limestone by glaciers, the valley is 800 m wide at its base and expands to about 3,000 m wide at the top. It takes about 1.5 hours to reach the cirque and about an hour to return You'll see waterfalls and lots of wildlife on your journey. Plan your visit to Cirque de Gavarnie and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Gavarnie vacation builder.
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Not knowing exactly what we were getting ourselves into my wife and I ventured up the valley from Luz-Saint Saveur with a pack of picnic provisions and a day to just hike wherever we were led. We were... read more »
...mais très peuplé! Un conseil, ne prenez pas "l'autoroute" à touristes par laquelle tout le monde passe, mais faites plutôt la rando des balcons, qui évite en grande partie ce chemin surpeuplé et pe... read more ».. .but very populated! A Board, do not take "the highway" to tourists through which everyone passes, but do rather hiking of the balconies, which largely avoids the crowded path and allows you to be quiet.show original
En effectuant une randonnée durant une heure depuis le plateau de Sauguet, une magnifique vue s'offre à vous depuis les hauteurs. Face à vous le cirque de Gavarnie et la chaine en second plan, en cont... read more »By performing a hike for one hour from the plateau of Sauguet, a magnificent view opens to you from the heights. In front of you the circus of Gavarnie and in the background chain, below the village of Gavarnie.show original
Pretty easy walk up here and well worth it. Not the most beautiful site in the Pyrenees, but certainly up there when looking at the magnificence of the place.
Simply most beautiful part of Pyrenees!!
Awesome place... Heaven on earth
Fantastic view point
A must see ,spectacular
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