16 days in Manhay & The Pyrenees Itinerary

16 days in Manhay & The Pyrenees Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brussels, Belgium
Drive:  2 h 15 min
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Manhay, Belgium
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  6 h 45 min
2
Toulouse, France
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
3
Carcassonne Center, France
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Sort, Spain
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
5
Gavarnie, France
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Lourdes, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Biarritz, France
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h
End: Brussels, Belgium

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Manhay, Belgium

Manhay ©
Manhay is a Walloon municipality of Belgium located in the province of Luxembourg. On the 13th (Sat), stroll around Parc Chlorophylle and then brush up on your military savvy at December 44 Historical Museum.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Manhay trip itinerary planner.

Brussels to Manhay is an approximately 2- hour car ride. In July, daytime highs in Manhay are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Toulouse.

Things to do in Manhay

Parks Museums

Side Trip

December 44 Historical Museum
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Parc Chlorophylle ©
Parc Chlorophylle
December 44 Historical Museum ©
December 44 Historical Museum

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Toulouse, France

Toulouse ©
On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Toulouse is known for historic sites, fun & games, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Le Capitole, ponder the world of politics at Theatre du Capitole, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Japonais, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Toulouse trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Manhay to Toulouse with the Route module. Traveling from Manhay in July, things will get a bit warmer in Toulouse: highs are around 33°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can take a train to Carcassonne Center.

Things to do in Toulouse

Museums Childrens Museums Tours
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Cite de l'espace ©
Cite de l'espace
Le Capitole ©
Le Capitole
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Carcassonne Center, France

Carcassonne Center ©
Go for a jaunt from Carcassonne Center to Sigean to see Reserve Africaine de Sigean about 1h 10 min away.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Carcassonne Center visit planner.

Traveling by train from Toulouse to Carcassonne Center takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sort.

Things to do in Carcassonne Center

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

O'Vineyards, Reserve Africaine de Sigean
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Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Chateau et Remparts de la Cite de Carcassonne ©
Chateau et Remparts de la Cite de Carcassonne
O'Vineyards ©
O'Vineyards

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Sort, Spain

On the 21st (Sun), trot along with Hipica Peufort and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

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You can drive from Carcassonne Center to Sort in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Carcassonne Center in July, Sort is a bit warmer at night with lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Gavarnie.

Things to do in Sort

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing
Hipica Peufort ©
Hipica Peufort

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night
Gavarnie, France

Gavarnie
Gavarnie is a former commune in the Hautes-Pyrénées department in south-western France. On the 22nd (Mon), contemplate the long history of Moulins de Gedre-Dessus and then take in the dramatic natural features at Cirque de Gavarnie.

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Getting from Sort to Gavarnie by car takes about 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lourdes.

Things to do in Gavarnie

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Moulins de Gedre-Dessus
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Cirque de Gavarnie
Cirque de Gavarnie

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Lourdes, France

Lourdes ©
Lourdes is a small market town lying in the foothills of the Pyrenees. Change things up with these side-trips from Lourdes: Sainte-Engrace (Eglise de Sainte Engrace, Les Gorges de Kakuetta, &more), Gaube Lake (in Cauterets) and Passerelle d'Holzarte (in Larrau). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes, stroll around Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grotte de Massabielle, and steep yourself in history at Basilique Saint-Pie X.

For photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Lourdes day trip planning app.

Drive from Gavarnie to Lourdes in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Biarritz.

Things to do in Lourdes

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sainte-Engrace, Gaube Lake, Passerelle d'Holzarte, Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees
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Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes ©
Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes
Eglise de Sainte Engrace ©
Eglise de Sainte Engrace
Les Gorges de Kakuetta ©
Les Gorges de Kakuetta

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Biarritz, France

Biarritz ©
A popular holiday destination with world-class surfing, Biarritz has interesting coastal rock formations and stellar waves that make this luxurious seaside town popular with tourists and surfers alike.
Explore Biarritz's surroundings by going to Hendaye (Plage d'Hendaye & Chateau Observatoire Abbadia). And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Rocher de la Vierge, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, kick back and relax at La Cote des Basques, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Biarritz itinerary maker.

Getting from Lourdes to Biarritz by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. July in Biarritz sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Biarritz

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bayonne, Hendaye, Les Halles, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Plage d'Hendaye ©
Plage d'Hendaye
Rocher de la Vierge ©
Rocher de la Vierge
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