Lourdes Holidays

Nestled within the breathtaking spectacle of France's Pyrenees lies the small town of Lourdes. Best known for its historic Château fort and as a revered centre of religious dwelling, this lovely town has far more to deliver than just spiritual enrichment.

From prehistoric and Roman settlements, through the tug-of-war of religious and political dominions, right up to its modern status as a renowned pilgrimage site, Lourdes offers an engaging journey thrumming with tales of chastity, courage, and conviction, against a backdrop of cultural diversity and a climate kissed by the Atlantic's tenderness.

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Things to See and Do

Experience the charm of Lourdes in all its elements, from soaring summits and fortified fortresses, to rustic retreats and spiritual havens. Whether you are seeking thrills among the cloud-kissed peaks of the Pyrenees or looking for quiet contemplation amid tranquillity, Lourdes will envelope you in an experience rich in heritage, faith, and natural beauty.

Funiculaire du Pic du Jer

Ride the Funiculaire du Pic du Jer, scale the Pic du Jer aboard a hundred-year-old funicular, and gasp at the magnificent 360° panorama of Lourdes and the Pyrenees atop the peak. Sip coffee at the cosy mountain-top bar, before enjoying a delicious meal at the restaurant as you take in the breath-taking views.

Château Fort Musée Pyrénéen

Explore Château Fort Musée Pyrénéen, immersed in centuries of rich history, the fortified castle of Lourdes offers stunning views of the surrounding town and the majestic Pyrenees. Stroll through its charming botanical garden or explore the intriguing collections of the Pyrenean Museum that maps the region's timeline.

La Ferme Du bon'air

Discover La Ferme Du bon'air, experience pastoral bliss at the picturesque terrains of La Ferme Du bon'air. Pack a picnic, indulge in delicious refreshments, or simply unwind at the play area, soaking in the charming ambience of this pastoral haven.

Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes

Pay homage at the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes, experience the undeniable allure of the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes, a site of profound religious significance. Feel the profound peace and spiritual serenity that envelops this sacred shrine, visited by Popes and millions of believers worldwide.

Roman Catholic Parish of Lourdes

Visit the Roman Catholic Parish of Lourdes, dive deep into the rich history of France's religious architecture at the Roman Catholic Parish of Lourdes. Let the centuries-old stone walls speak tales of faith and fortitude, as you marvel at the staunch grandeur that has long served as a symbol of unwavering faith.

Destination Essentials

If experiencing the exquisite blend of divine fervour, historic grandeur and natural splendour is what you seek, Lourdes is your destination. To truly bask in the glory of this enchanting town, visit during the warm months of June, July, and August when the colours of the Pyrenees come alive under the bountiful sunlight.

However, if a quieter, more contemplative sojourn is what you prefer, consider a trip during spring or autumn. These periods offer relatively mild weather with the added benefit of fewer crowds. No matter when you choose to visit, Lourdes is guaranteed to grace you with an enriching and memorable holiday experience.

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