Cauterets / Pont d’Espagne

At Pont d’Espagne, classified Grand Site Occitanie (Major site of Occitanie), you can immerse yourself in this site with its many waterfalls, hiking routes and mountain lake paths. Lac Gaube is undoubtedly the most well-known, accessible by chairlift or on foot. A 45min from the campsite La Ribere !

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Le Pont d’Espagne

The Pont d’Espagne, a few minutes easy walk away, is a remarkable site that overlooks a gorge filled with rushing tumultuous waters. Upstream, you can admire the waterfalls from the Lac de Gaube whilst enjoying the terrace at the hotel. It’s a must photo stop!

Mountain pines grow on boulders, rivers leap up high, marmots swoon in the sunshine and meadows are covered with a blanket of flowers…

Lake Gaube is undoubtedly the best known, accessible by chairlift or on foot. You can take the Gaube chairlift which will take you to the lake in peace. Above, you will see the impressive silhouette of the Vignemale, the highest peak of the French Pyrenees (3298m).

Other enchanting places await you, among lakes, forests and summits to discover in the valleys of Marcadau, Lutour, Ilhéou… Guaranteed wonder!


Book your cottage or your pitch now to walk in one of the most beautiful panoramas in the Gavarnie Valleys at only 45min by car from the campsite La Ribère!