Arles-sur-Tech

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Arles-sur-Tech
TownArles-sur-Tech
Insee code66009
Postcode66150
Latitude42.4551220
Longitude2.6354020
AltitudeFrom 226 to 1302 meters
Surface28.82 km²
Population2736 inhabitants
Density94 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelMontbolo at 3.7 km
Chief townPerpignan (at 44 km, 49 min)Amélie-les-Bains-Palalda at 4.5 km
DepartmentPyrénées-OrientalesCorsavy at 4.8 km
RegionLanguedoc-RoussillonSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Roman city at the heart of Vallespir at the confluence of the Tech and Riuferrer, Arles-sur-Tech invites you to discover its sunny squares, its medieval streets, old wash houses, witnesses of a rich historical past.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Over the ride unfolds the Benedictine abbey with all its treasures: its Gothic cloister of sober elegance, with its church, its Romanesque frescoes, altarpieces and baroque organ Schmidt of the 18th century. In front of the church, a 4th century sarcophagus contains a very pure water since it housed the relics of Saints Abdon and Sennen, patterns of Arles.
  • You can also visit the amazing parade of the gorges of the Fool. The stream, over the centuries, has dug into the rock and cut a network of tunnels and caves.
  • The Mill Arts and Crafts: 15 creators of 300m ² of exhibition sale and the Conservatory of Catalan weavings which were founded in the early 20th century by the family Camo-Cantaloupe, in the old oil mill Monks.
  • All kinds of entertainment will be offered: horseback riding, hiking, tennis, introduction to traditional dance the "Sardana", swimming, sports and leisure center with sauna, gym ...
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Arles-sur-Tech
MonumentsAbbey Sainte-Marie

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • The first weekend of February, the feast of the bear.
  • February: Carnival.
  • Palm Sunday: Frequently Asked kids.
  • The Good Friday procession of Sanch.
  • In June: the fires of St. John.
  • In June, the blessing mules.
  • From late June to late August: Wednesdays Arles festival hosts live music every Wednesday in the summer.
  • July 30: Day of Arles, procession of the relics.
  • 3rd weekend of October (every 2 years): European meetings ironwork.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Rally driving on a circuitSports sensationsFrom 15 € to 89 €Elne (29 km)

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PHOTOS

Abbaye Sainte -MarieAbbaye Sainte -Marie
 
MayorMayor
Seen AirSeen Air
 
The RodellaThe Rodella
CloisterCloister
 
SarcophagusSarcophagus
Party BearParty Bear
 
Mill ArtsMill Arts
Conservatory Catalan weavingConservatory Catalan weaving
 
Conservatory weavings Catalan engine roomConservatory weavings Catalan engine room

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WEATHER

Saturday 30 August
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Min. 15°C - Max. 26°C
Sunday 31 August
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Min. 14°C - Max. 24°C
Monday 1 September
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Min. 13°C - Max. 25°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantMas Pauline  
8.8
Céret
Mas Pauline is a traditional restaurant, surrounded by nature with panoramic views, you will ride for about 5 km by road high Ceret, then one by empreinter 2.5 km paved runway. You...
Located 12.3 km from Arles-sur-Tech25 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsMas di luna chambres et table d'hotes    
7.7
Arles-sur-Tech
A renovated farmhouse with 4 guestrooms (2 to 5 persons each) en-suite WC/shower rooms. In the midst of greenery, at the foot of the Pyrenees, close to Spain and the Mediterranean,...
Located in Arles-sur-TechFrom 52 € to 72 € the double room 
Villa with 3 bedroomsLa pantoufle verte    
8.7
Montauriol
Just above the coastal plain in the Aspres, foothills to the Pyrenees, we offer: relaxation by the pool – we'll bring the cold drinks and food, jacuzzi spa, excellent hill-walking from...
Located 15.1 km from Arles-sur-Tech74 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsPeu del causse    
9.7
Sainte-Colombe-de-la-Commanderie
5 rooms with charm in this old and well restored catalan mas, in the medieval village of Sainte-Colombe-de-la Commanderie. Christian and Marie-Noëlle welcome you with pleasure.
Located 20 km from Arles-sur-TechFrom 72 € to 75 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Villa for 4 personsVilla Djemila  
8.8
Amélie-les-Bains-Palalda
Hispano-Moorish style villa on the sunny side of the spa town, nice view, quiet. Ground floor, T3 (90 m ²). Terrace, balcony, garden, parking in front of house.
Located 3.4 km from Arles-sur-TechFrom 250 € to 320 € per week 
Villa for 3 personsVilla Djemila  
7.9
Amélie-les-Bains-Palalda
Hispano-Moorish style villa on the sunny side of the city, nice view. T2 (40 sqm), Terrace: covered, floor, 2-4 persons, bedroom, living room / kitchen, shower room / wc. Wifi Parking...
Located 3.4 km from Arles-sur-TechFrom 200 € to 280 € per week 
Apartment for 2 personsStudio meublé au coeur d'Amélie
Amélie-les-Bains-Palalda
Nice studio with terrace closed downtown, 10 minutes from the thermal baths. Close to shopping, entertainment and small market. House with lift to 5 home studios. At the foot of the...
Located 3.5 km from Arles-sur-TechFrom 200 € to 264 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
150 places over 4,5 haCamping du Riuferrer    
9.4
Arles-sur-Tech
Situated between sea, mountains and Spain, close to the spas of Amelie-les-Bains, the site of Riuferrer welcomes you near the river, in a natural setting and a family atmosphere.
Located in Arles-sur-TechFrom 11.50 € to 15 € per day 
60 places over 1,4 haCamping saint martin    
8.5
Céret
Calm and quiet family camping located 20 km from the sea and 5 km from a beautiful lake. Spacious and shaded location, great pool, wide beach, snack bar, bread, washing machine available,...
Located 9.8 km from Arles-sur-TechFrom 13 € to 22 € per day 
100 places over 3 haCamping de la Vallée    
9.2
Saint-Jean-Pla-de-Corts
Between sea and mountains, camping in the Valley is ideally located for a relaxing and full of discovery. Just 2.5 km from the A9, it will be the ideal place for your steps, but will...
Located 14.2 km from Arles-sur-TechFrom 12.90 € to 18.20 € per day 

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HOTELS

Les Glycines - Hotel in Arles-sur-TechLes Glycines     
6.7
Arles-sur-Tech
This hotel is situated in Arles-sur-Tech in the Languedoc-Roussillon region and offers free Wi-Fi access. Guests are free to relax on the terrace or under the 100-year-old wisteria...
Located in Arles-sur-TechRoom from 54 €
Hotel Résidence Castel Emeraude - Hotel in Arles-sur-TechHotel Résidence Castel Emeraude    
8.2
Amélie-les-Bains-Palalda
The Castel Emeraude is located in a green park on the edge of the Tech river. You can enjoy the quiet places in the patio or on the terrace. All the rooms at Castel Emeraude are classically...
Located 2.6 km from Arles-sur-TechRoom from 50 €
Hôtel La Pergola - Hotel in Arles-sur-TechHôtel La Pergola    
8.1
Amélie-les-Bains-Palalda
Located in Amélie les Bains city centre, this south-facing hotel features en suite rooms and self-catering apartments with a furnished terrace and free Wi-Fi access. Bikes, board games...
Located 3.3 km from Arles-sur-TechRoom from 38 €

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Comfort Hotel Centre Del Mon Perpignan
Comfort Hotel El Centre Del Mon is located in the heart of Perpignan, a 10-minute walk from the city’s historic centre. It offers a bar, a patio and underground...
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Tropic
The Tropic is located 12 kilometres north of Perpignan. It provides air-conditioned accommodation and offers free access...
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