Bourréac

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownBourréac
Insee code65107
Postcode65100
Latitude43.1032000
Longitude0.0012220
AltitudeFrom 429 to 582 meters
Surface1.26 km²
Population87 inhabitants
Density69 inhabitants/km²

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Chief townTarbes (at 19.4 km, 27 min)Lézignan at 1.7 km (4 min)
DepartmentHautes-PyrénéesParéac at 2.4 km (3 min)
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TOWN PRESENTATION

Bourréac is a common urban area of Lourdes located 4 km from Lourdes. The village is at the center of a line of hills, 500-600 m above sea level, facing the Pyrenees, with, in particular, the Pic du Jer foreground Cabaliros on the Hautacam, the Montagues and Pic du Midi de Bigorre in the background. It dominates the plain of Lézignan balcony (village below) that opens into the town of Lourdes in the west.

The territory offers brands moraine deposits (sediments, stones and rocks) from the former glacier, 30,000 years ago, borrowed the valley of the Gave de Pau and covered the town site of Lourdes. The village has the distinction of having several sources on the northern slope of the municipal territory, in particular the source that fed Bidoli formerly the village and that of the network that feeds Coulat' DWS municipal association of Ribs Bourréac and Miramont.


SIGHTSEEING

For visitors, the main interest lies in the village that offers walks with panoramic views of the Pyrenees, the very gates of Lourdes. Towards the east, a ridge road (road) from the center of his village to village, Récahorts, and beyond, to Pouts, hamlet, village Escoubas Pouts, before descending to the village in the valley. To the west, before reaching the village, a town road tar allows cyclists to win the neighboring village of Julos from which we can return to Lourdes via the district Monge (entry from Lourdes Tarbes) .

Bourréac is a village in bloom (first prize of mountain villages in bloom in its category). Its cozy little place is a stopover snacks for hikers and cyclists, and a field for bowlers, the summer evenings.


EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Day cake pin held the Saturday after July 14 on the square of the town, on Friday associated with the organization of a mountain bike routes.

Local fair the first Sunday of November, organized jointly with the neighboring municipality of Lezignan and the territory thereof.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

All that the city of Lourdes offers, 4 km, offered to residents of Bourréac. Among the many possible excursions include in addition to what he can do on the site a few miles, the circuits of the Pic du Jer nearby routes to the Montagues from Germs on Oussouet going to Bagneres-de-Bigorre, the slopes of the villages since Pibeste Bergons before Argeles-Gazost circuits Castelloubon Valley, near Lourdes in going to Argeles-Gazost, and beyond, all the major sites Lavedan to Cauterets, Gavarnie, etc..

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Canyon descent in the PyreneesSports sensationsFrom 40 € to 460 €Bagnères-de-Bigorre (12.6 km)

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PHOTOS

View of the village of Lourdes in Bourréac with the bottomView of the village of Lourdes in Bourréac with the bottom
 
Pic du Jer seen from the hamlet of RécahortsPic du Jer seen from the hamlet of Récahorts

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WEATHER

Thursday 18 December
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Friday 19 December
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Saturday 20 December
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Parc  
8.5
Lourdes
'Ah, the Belle Epoque! '- How many people have they heard their grandparents talk about the Belle Epoque that extended from the late 19th to early 20th century Europe. It is this spirit,...
Located 3.7 km from Bourréac22 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantRestaurant Océan   NEW
Lourdes
Just 400 meters from the Sanctuaries and close to the train station in Lourdes, the Restaurant Océan opens its doors for a moment of indulgence and relaxation. The setting is traditional...
Located 3.8 km from Bourréac25 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantBrasserie de la Grotte  
7
Lourdes
Brasserie de la Grotte is in the hotel of the same name. More than just a brewery, this restaurant is a place of appointments and meetings. You eat with your family, friends or couples...
Located 4.2 km from Bourréac33 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Farm with 4 bedroomsLa Bigourd'in    
9.7
Escoubès-Pouts
In the small village of Escoubès -Pouts, near Lourdes and its airport, stay in a renovated farmhouse : 4 comfortable suites, a wellness area, a genuine host table to delight you and...
Located 2.6 km from Bourréac105 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsDomaine de Merete    
9.8
Lourdes
Domaine de Merete Lourdes, offers 5 guest rooms including 2 bedrooms double charm with walk-in shower and spa bath, 2 double rooms available all deficiencies, bathroom with walk-in...
Located 5.8 km from BourréacFrom 80 € to 120 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsNadine et jean-Marc vives    
9.5
Loubajac
Jean-Marc and Nadine vives, are happy to recieve you on theire web site. Our little farm is at Loubajac, small village of the Pyrénées, about 3 km from Lourdes. We got a sheep cattle,...
Located 7.4 km from BourréacFrom 51 € to 56 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 7 personsEn ço de Borie  
9.8
Bourréac
4 km from Lourdes, at the entrance of Bourréac, Aafke and Roland Darré welcome you in a vast lodging named Borie in an old barnanvient and typical farm of Bigorre. The house opens to...
Located in BourréacFrom 450 € to 600 € per week 
Apartment for 2 personsLocation vacances  
9.2
Ségus
Independent apartment in a renovated house in 1992 with two other holiday homes. Quiet, relaxing, with many mountain walks, Sanctuary of Lourdes at 4 km.
Located 7.3 km from BourréacFrom 200 € to 280 € per week 
House for 8 personsLa grange de l'oussouet  
9.9
Germs-sur-l'Oussouet
This character cottage (3épis) is classified Lifestyle. It is located at 1000 m altitude along a pastoral area and Montague Trail overlooking the two valleys on both sides. This old...
Located 7.7 km from BourréacFrom 512 € to 884 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
48 places over 2 haCamping d'arrouach    
10
Lourdes
The campground is located in the body of the old farm, the quiet location is very natural with modern facilities. Ideal for holidays as a couple or family with small children.
Located 5.7 km from BourréacFrom 10.80 € to 13.30 € per day 
60 places over 3 haL'ideal    
10
Arras-en-Lavedan
A2 km from Argelès-Gazost, but already in the mountains, near major passes as Soulor and Aubisque, spend a pleasant stay at the campsite 'ideal' discovering an exceptional panorama...
Located 16.1 km from Bourréac 
72 places over 3 haCamping lascrouts    
9.5
Aucun
At the heart of the Pyrenees, near the National Park, camping Lascrouts enjoys an environment and exceptional sunshine. Isabelle & Franck will welcome you with pleasure in any season....
Located 21 km from Bourréac11 € per day 

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HOTELS

Premiere Classe Lourdes - Hotel in BourréacPremiere Classe Lourdes     
6.8
Lourdes
Premiere Classe Lourdes sit at the northern entrance of the city, close to the pilgrimage sites and sanctuaries. It offers practical rooms for your visit to Lourdes. All of the guest...
Located 3.3 km from BourréacRoom from 33 €
Campanile Lourdes - Hotel in BourréacCampanile Lourdes     
7.4
Lourdes
Located at the foot of the Pyrénées Mountains, this hotel is 1.5 kilometres from central Lourdes. It offers comfortable and well-equipped rooms with free Wi-Fi internet access and satellite...
Located 3.3 km from BourréacRoom from 39 €
Hotel Du Viscos - Hotel in BourréacHotel Du Viscos    
7.1
Lourdes
Hotel du Viscos is ideally situated just a 10-minute walk from the Sanctuary and the centre of Lourdes. Viscos’ comfortable rooms have en suite bathrooms. Guests are invited to dine...
Located 3.4 km from Bourréac

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Hôtel-Résidence Balnéo Aladin
This modern complex is in the heart of Cauterets and offers a balneo centre with 4 indoor pools, 1 outdoor heated pool, 2 hot tubs, sauna, steam bath and...
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Résidence Balcons de La Neste
Résidence les Balcons de la Neste provides fully equipped and furnished apartments in the village of Arreau, offering views...
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