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Wow beautiful

Love this place the best in the world we had a lovely tour guide called Veronica from the Pyrenees... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Belinda532014
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Worth the €40 each for a trip to heaven

We used the live web cam to inform us about the conditions at the peak, and this worked well. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
boglin_sue
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Pic du Midi in the Hautes-Pyrénées. An exceptional destination in high mountain for the holidays and the weekends: families, tourist groups, school outings, events and seminars of companies. All year long, access by cable car from La Mongie, at feet...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Rue Lamy de la Chapelle, 65200 La Mongie, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place the best in the world we had a lovely tour guide called Veronica from the Pyrenees tour guide off Trip Advisor excellent service especially in looking after my elderly mother on her mobility scooter and my Aunty incredible experience to be on...More

Thank Belinda532014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used the live web cam to inform us about the conditions at the peak, and this worked well. We enjoyed a fabulous cable car ride above the clouds into blue skies and sunshine and stunning views. Loved walking out onto the pontoon for even...More

Thank boglin_sue
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had very strong memories of our last trip to the observatory at the top of the Pic du Midi - but that was 15 years ago and much has changed. It now has a much more polished visitor centre and as a consequence there...More

Thank MontrachetJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Down the mountain was wet and rainy. On the drive up we kept lamenting the weather - but the weather app said it was sunny on top. And it was. The cable car soared above clouds to a gorgeous sunny day. Well worth the 98€...More

Thank PennyKarenGeorgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Its a very nice hike from Col Di Toumalet to the top (4.5 hours roundtrip) with very good views. We enjoyed very much including our young son. What was a bit of a surprise is that you can only use the facilities ( toilet, bistro,...More

Thank T93steff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little expensive to get to the top but on a clear day we’ll worth every penny the view is a must to see

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Breath-taking landscapes, history, science, astronomy, geography, culture. Definitely a nice place to go, also with children who are not afraid of heights. Worth visiting. Sunscreen recommended. Prices are too high.

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

It’s surrounded with mountains amazing view. 2 cable car & top view was amazing. Clouds r very near. Enjoyed very well.

Thank Jeyananthan O
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing to come up and stay overnight. They only have about 25 people per night, it’s so quiet. Dinner was excellent, and you are busy from 5.30 until bed so arrive earlier if you want time to look round first. Wrap up warm!! Midsummer...More

3  Thank BellaJojo5
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Went on a bright sunny day and got rewarded with a thrilling view - the station has a sundeck, bistro, exhibition etc. The cable car ride in itself is exciting and not people that are not good with heights - especially the second part. Most...More

1  Thank Kjelgaard
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2fmacg
7 August 2017|
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Response from Faye J | Reviewed this property |
you can ski down, so walking down would be fine...long way though...an as said there are no halfway drop off or pick ups so once you start u will need to turn back or keep going all the way
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Vickstar
7 March 2017|
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Response from HelenHUk | Reviewed this property |
Hi' We just returned from there and were bitterly disappointed that there was NOTHING in English and we felt totally excluded. No literature, no subtitles, no earphones in the brand new planetarium. The guide gave masses of... More
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