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Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

Pyrénées Orientales, The Western Pyrenees, an invitation to well-being!

Clean air, record sunshine, Mediterranean beaches, mountains, an abundance of thermal waters meet in the Eastern Pyrenees to make life healthier for its resi- dents, savouring the pleasures of well-being, relaxing, taking care of your body, rewarding yourself with time to de-stress, etc. Water and the air, are two natural elements for various fitness programs.


Our département has a wide variety of thermal treatments on offer. Hot or cold, and occasionally ferrous or sulphurated, the thermal waters attract many spa-goers to the five well-being resorts in the Eastern Pyrenees, providing dif- ferent types of fitness programmes.

  • Amélie-les-Bains,
  • Le Boulou,
  • Prats-de-Mollo/La Preste,
  • Molitg-les-Bains,
  • Vernet-les-Bains


The sea, full of health-giving properties. On the Catalan Coast, three thalassotherapy centres have a multitude of marine treatments and tailored programmes on offer on a protected marine site.

  • Port-Barcarès,
  • Canet-en-Roussillon,
  • Banyuls-sur-Mer

Hot Water Baths

Water that gushes through the Pyrenees at 40 °C, day after day, ideal for relaxing with your family or when returning from a walk, in winter or summer.

  • Bains de Dorres,
  • Saint-Thomas les Bains,
  • Llo


Full of energy! With the benefits of the water, traditional treatments (specific treatments) and relaxation techniques, it is a passport to health that offer both spa centers of the Pyrenees-Orientales.

  • Argelès-sur-Mer,
  • Mont-Louis

Getting there

• Air: Perpignan-Rivesaltes airport
Phone: +33 (0)4 68 52 60 70
• Train: Perpignan SNCF station
Phone : 3635
• Car: A9 exit Perpignan Nord / Perpignan Sud / Le Boulou – RN 20 - RN 9


Isabelle ANGLES Phone : +33 (0)4 68 51 52 53
i.angles@cdt-66.com (External link)

www.tourisme-pyreneesorientales.com (External link)

Perpignan Cedex 

16, avenue des Palmiers, 66005 Perpignan Cedex