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Bolquère

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Pyrénées-Orientales

Bolquère - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Pyrénées-Orientales
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At the heart of the Regional Natural Park of the Catalan Pyrenees, perched on the high plateau Cerdan and the GR 10 Bolquère-Pyrénées 2000 is a charming little village borrowing authenticity with its stone walls, its roofs lloses, narrow streets, its numerous fountains and magnificent church. At 1586 meters, the station Bolquère is the highest in France, only the Yellow Train goes.

Later, the wooden chalets camped on the heights of the village and integrate perfectly with the landscape imposing style. Bolquère-Pyrénées 2000 has one of the finest architectural styles of wooden chalets Cerdanya-Capcir.

But Bolquère-Pyrénées 2000 is also a ski detached and connected with Font-Romeu, Font-Romeu Pyrenees the 2000 ski area offers 43 trails and 43 km of downhill skiing and 111 km of cross country skiing. It is also a land of remarkable game to practice snowshoeing, hiking and many other activities.

Geographical information

MunicipalityBolquère
Postcode66210
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Latitude42.5025050 (N 42° 30’ 9”)
Longitude2.0779169 (E 2° 4’ 41”)
AltitudeFrom 1478m to 2099m
Surface area17.61 km²
Population803 inhabitants
Density45 inhabitants/km²
PrefecturePerpignan (85 km, 1h25)
Insee code66020
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
RegionLanguedoc-Roussillon

Nearest cities & towns

La Cabanasse3.5 km (6 min)
Saint-Pierre-dels-Forcats4.7 km (9 min)
Font-Romeu-Odeillo-Via4.8 km (8 min)
Mont-Louis4.8 km (7 min)
Eyne5 km (8 min)
La Llagonne6.9 km (10 min)
Égat7.1 km (11 min)
Planès7.8 km (17 min)
Sauto8.7 km (15 min)
Targassonne9.2 km (14 min)
Llo9.5 km (14 min)
Saillagouse10.5 km (12 min)
Err12.7 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

View Pyrénées 2000 (© OT Pyrenees 2000)
View Pyrénées 2000 (© OT Pyrenees 2000)
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The chalets Bolquère-Pyrénées 2000 (© P. Mahé)
The chalets Bolquère-Pyrénées 2000 (© P. Mahé)
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The church of Sainte-Eulalie Bolquère (© OT Pyrenees 2000)
The church of Sainte-Eulalie Bolquère (© OT Pyrenees 2000)
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Snowshoeing (© Ph. Mahé)
Snowshoeing (© Ph. Mahé)
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Station Pyrenees 2000 (© P. Mahé)
Station Pyrenees 2000 (© P. Mahé)
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View tower
View tower
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Weather

Thursday 28 may
Min. 11°C - Max. 23°C
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Friday 29 may
Min. 13°C - Max. 19°C
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Saturday 30 may
Min. 12°C - Max. 19°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Introduction to laser biathlon
Sports sensations33 € to 36 € La Llagonne (4.3 km)
Bathing in hot waters
Well-being13 € Llo (5.8 km)
Horse ride in the mountains
Nature and the great outdoors14 € to 25 € Matemale (9.2 km)
Hike in the Ariège mountains
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 25 € Ax-les-Thermes (31 km)
Mountain break, snowshoeing
Nature and the great outdoors155 € to 496 € Ax-les-Thermes (31 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Carança Gorges
HikeAthletic3h30Thuès-Entre-Valls (12 km)
The Lakes of Nohèdes
HikeIntermediate4h30Nohèdes (22 km)
Madrès Peak
HikeIntermediate3h00Roquefort-de-Sault (28 km)
Along the Bohère Canal
HikeEasy1h00Prades (31 km)
Pic du Midi
HikeIntermediate3h30Roquefeuil (36 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels