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Maury

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Pyrénées-Orientales

Maury - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Pyrénées-Orientales
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Located north-west of Perpignan, is a wine village Maury authentic hinterland Fenouillèdes. The landscape is unique: a long corridor of vineyards, protected to the north by the chain of Corbières, dominated by the castle of Quéribus and the foothills of the Pyrenees. Maury comes in many aspects as its nature is rich, lively and warm.

Geographical information

MunicipalityMaury
Postcode66460
Latitude42.8112530 (N 42° 48’ 41”)
Longitude2.5930280 (E 2° 35’ 35”)
AltitudeFrom 80m to 880m
Surface area34.63 km²
Population807 inhabitants
Density23 inhabitants/km²
PrefecturePerpignan (21 mi, 37 min)
Insee code66107
IntercommunalityCC Agly Fenouillèdes
DepartmentPyrénées-Orientales
TerritoryLanguedoc-Roussillon, Pyrenees
RegionOccitanie

Nearest cities & towns

Lesquerde4.3 mi (12 min)
Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet5.2 mi (11 min)
Cucugnan5.7 mi (14 min)
Saint-Arnac5.8 mi (16 min)
Lansac6.2 mi (16 min)
Estagel6.5 mi (11 min)
Latour-de-France7.2 mi (15 min)
Duilhac-sous-Peyrepertuse7.5 mi (18 min)
Padern8.7 mi (21 min)
Montner9.3 mi (19 min)
Planèzes9.4 mi (18 min)
Tautavel9.4 mi (16 min)
Rasiguères10.1 mi (21 min)
Rouffiac-des-Corbières10.3 mi (24 min)

Things to see and do

Maury village opens its doors to stroll through its streets to discover the sham (paintings on the walls of buildings), or to go to meet wine producers. More than two dozen independent growers in the town.

The town has a water level was monitored and three hiking trails.

The little red train, ie the Train Cathar Country and Fenouillèdes, conducts regular liaison Rivesaltes Axat up, passing by Maury course.

In summer, guided tours are offered at small prices for you to discover the richness of the terroir Maury. Each tour ends in wine tasting Maury.

The town has a charming asset: the Maison du Terroir. It is a structure that includes the Tourism Information Point and the wine bar and starred restaurant. The wine bar offers wine tasting of Maury while taking counsel with a sommelier.

Point Tourism Info: Tel. : +33 9 62 11 04 11.

Events and festivities

The wine lounge chocolate and are generally held in the months of April. It is possible to enjoy sweet wines in combination with chocolate, as well as participate in workshops in the presence of kitchen chefs.

The Amorioles take place during the last weekend of May. There is a gourmet tour the vineyards. The menu is prepared by a chef, and just go through the steps of the small power hike to enjoy your meal.

Voix de Femmes Festival takes place in early June. This two-day festival is to highlight typical female artists. Many activities are offered during the day.

All Out Canvas takes place during the summer. This is an exhibition of Paintings on the theme of the vine and wine that are displayed on the walls of houses.

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Maury common in Pyrénées-Orientales
Maury common in Pyrénées-Orientales
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Regional House
Regional House
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Lavender
Lavender
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Trompe l'oeil
Trompe l'oeil
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Vineyards
Vineyards
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Festival Voix de Femmes - Camelia Jordana
Festival Voix de Femmes - Camelia Jordana
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Exhibition Canvas All Out
Exhibition Canvas All Out
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Weather

Monday 18 february
Min. 3°C - Max. 16°C
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Tuesday 19 february
Min. 5°C - Max. 16°C
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Wednesday 20 february
Min. 5°C - Max. 17°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

The Cathar castles are near Maury with Peyrepertuse, Quéribus Aguilar or Puilaurens.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Canyoning or rafting in the countryside
Sports sensations29 € to 38 € Marquixanes (12.9 mi)
Sensory trail, Mini Fort Boyard Catalan
Entertainment28 € Rivesaltes (14.4 mi)
Helicopter sightseeing flight
Sports sensations50 € to 140 € Perpignan (17.5 mi)
Guided hike in the Catalan Pyrenees
Nature and the great outdoors30 € to 630 € Taurinya (18 mi)
Tour of the Canalettes caves
Nature and the great outdoors6 € to 10 € Villefranche-de-Conflent (19.3 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Felluns from the dolmens to the aqueduct
HikeIntermediate5h40Felluns (6.5 mi)
Arboussols - Marcevol loop
HikeEasy2h00Arboussols (11.6 mi)
Tower of Our Lady of the Récaoufa
HikeIntermediate2h00Villeneuve-les-Corbières (14.8 mi)
Along the Bohère Canal
HikeEasy1h30Prades (15.9 mi)
Old Durban sightseeing circuit
Village visitEasy1h30Durban-Corbières (17 mi)

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