Camping near the Gorges du Tarn
Discover the Tarn gorges
The Tarn gorges, located in the heart of the territory Causses et Cévennes are a must-see during your stay at camping in Aveyron. Opt for a low-cost accommodation or pitch rental and discover all the secrets they hold. You will undoubtedly be amazed by the beauty of their landscapes and conquered by the multiple activities you can do there.
Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, they are one of the major sites in Occitanie. They form a canyon dug by the river separating the Causse Méjean and the Causse de Sauveterre. They offer spectacular landscapes and natural sites, punctuated by a remarkable built heritage. Perched castles, Romanesque churches, typical hamlets and troglodytic villages are all evidence of a past rich in history.
On the wildlife side, you can observe the vautours! With their 2.50 metre wingspan, it’s impossible to miss these magnificent silhouettes of birds of prey that soar above the cliffs, it’s a real aerial ballet. And with a bit of luck, you might even catch a glimpse of the extreme mountaineers: the mouflons!
Activities in the Tarn Gorge
For lovers of strong sensations, you can enhance your visit with a trip on the Via Ferrata de Liaucous where you will enjoy a breathtaking view of the gorges.
An exceptional site, the cliffs of the Gorges du Tarn offer dozens of climbing sites, some of which are internationally renowned.
River lovers, the Tarn gorges can also be discovered by canoe! Many routes are proposed to you according to your desires.
While walking, don’t forget to stop at the Belvedere of Pas de Soucy which overlooks a gigantic chaos where the Tarn rumbles at the bottom of the gorges.
You will have understood, the Tarn gorges offer breathtaking landscapes! Without hesitation, this natural site will be one of your most beautiful holiday memories.