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Gorges du Tarn

Unmissable and splendid

There are a thousand and one reasons to visit the Gorges du Tarn et de la Jonte! Their reputation is well established: these vertiginous canyons are well known for their exceptional beauty. A wide range of activities awaits you to make the most of a unique stay in the heart of unspoilt natural spaces. The wild and unspoilt Gorges du Tarn are a must-see during your vacation in Lozère. This Grand Site Occitanie and Grand Site de France offers breathtaking scenery, with rivers, cliffs, stone villages and vultures soaring over visitors’ heads…



Gorges du Tarn

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The Gorges du Tarn: dream landscapes and activities

The Gorges du Tarn are an ideal playground for lovers of outdoor sports and relaxation. With their unique shapes, they are ideal for Via Ferrata, rock climbing, caving and bungee jumping, not to mention water sports such as canoeing, paddling and tubbing… and swimming too!

To discover the sublime landscapes of the Gorges du Tarn, let Les Bateliers des Gorges du Tarn tell you all about them on a boat tour. You can also take advantage of the many hiking trails, such as the GR736 Gorges et Vallée du Tarn (available as a multimodal route), and stop off at spectacular viewpoints.

A rich territory

During your stay in the Gorges du Tarn, you’ll be able to observe the flora and fauna of the Gorges: from the different species of vulture that nest in the cliffs to the queen of orchids known as the Sabot de Venus, there’s so much to discover in the heart of these protected areas! Come and visit the Grand Site des Gorges du Tarn, de la Jonte et des Causses and discover a unique geology and natural heritage.

Come and visit the charming, picturesque villages that have grown up in the heart of the Gorges du Tarn and de la Jonte. The breathtaking natural beauty doesn’t mean the cultural heritage isn’t there too: medieval villages, troglodyte hamlets, listed monuments, castles “camouflaged” at the top of their rocky spurs, are all places that have given rise to centuries-old legends that will be told to you during your visit.

Whether you’re comfortably installed in a gîte, pampered in a chambre d’hôtes or cool with your feet in the water at one of the many campsites, find theaccommodation that’s right for you in the Gorges du Tarn and set off to discover an exceptional place.

The Gorges du Tarn in detail...