Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife
Kid Friendly: Yes. Can provide child seat when necessary.
Must be able to get in and out of vehicle.
Maximum travelers: 6
Spanish (conversational), Italian (basic), German (conversational), French (fluent), English (fluent)
day trip departing from Lourdes to visit the Cirque de Gavarnie and other sites
Visit The majestic Pyrenees mountains around Lourdes!
=> Bagneres-de-Bigorre => Pic du Midi => Cirque de Gavarnie & the Pont d'Espagne (optional).
Follow the path of the Tour de France along the Col du Tourmalet.
*Ride the cable-car up to the Pic du Midi de Bigorre high in the Pyrenees.
Visit the astronomy observatory and museum of astronomy & geology.
View the UNESCO world heritage site: Cirque de Gavarnie.
(*Cable-car ticket not included; admission to the museum included with cable-car ticket)
Private sightseeing tour with an American driver-guide (Expatriate - in France since 1992)
. . . One of the greatest advantages to my tours is flexibility.
I may propose or start the day with an itinerary in mind, or list of places to visit, but from there the day will unfold according to your personal wishes.
My objective: to help you maximize your time in France- so you can safely & comfortably enjoy all the beauty and history - and return home filled with spectacular memories of a marvelous adventure
=> Pic du Midi
=> Cirque de Gavarnie (Unesco world-heritage site)
=> Pont d'Espagne
Please feel free to contact me with any questions.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: your hotel or apt in Lourdes; Tarbes; Pau; Toulouse; Biarritz; Bayonne....
End location: return to point of depart unless otherwise specified.
Duration: 7 hours
There is a €95.00/hr charge for additional hours
Citroen C8 minivan with A/C.
Can accommodate up to 6 passengers
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 Euros - If you want to take the time to enjoy a nice meal
Cable-car to Pic du Midi = 36.00 Euros - this includes admission to the museum du Pic du Midi