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Cirque de Gavarnie

65120 Gavarnie, France
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Beautiful and not too challenging

We went on the number 2 hike, up to the plateau and then back down towards the major waterfall... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
gdfthr81
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San Angelo, Texas
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Stunning Cirque de Gavarnie- Must be seen!

Totally recommend the walk to the Cirque de Gavarnie, it is absolutely stunning, impressive and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sabrina H
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“easy hike” (6 reviews)
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65120 Gavarnie, France
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"beautiful walk"
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"easy hike"
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"magnificent view"
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"hour walk"
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"beginning of october"
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"walking path"
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"magical place"
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"hiking boots"
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"early june"
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"highest waterfall"
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"sunny day"
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"huge waterfall"
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"bar restaurant"
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"two hours"
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"luz saint sauveur"
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"park your car"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went on the number 2 hike, up to the plateau and then back down towards the major waterfall (with closeups on two other waterfalls on the way). My unathletic wife, kids (5, 9, & 10) and overweight asthmatic friend, as well as my overweight...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Totally recommend the walk to the Cirque de Gavarnie, it is absolutely stunning, impressive and majestic. We went this morning with our 14 year old daughter and our 9 year old son and our dog, an Old English Sheepdog. We all loved it. The scenery...More

1  Thank Sabrina H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went there and I think this place it[s just amazing. everything you can see its even better than before. It[s a must to walk till the end of the road and find Cirque de Gavarnie in the middle of the mountains. The trip is...More

1  Thank Sandra W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must do in the Pyrenees - World Heritage Listed - magnificent is the only way to describe the Cirque

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

When you first see it from a distance it's hard to comprehend what you're looking at....an amphitheatre of mountains. You then notice the huge waterfall and after that the 10 or more additionall falls...which normally would be in themselves impressive but when seen beside the...More

1  Thank skitortoise
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Our hotel down the valley had a room view directly out onto the Cirque and our walking itinerary took us up to the end of the valley to visit it. Taking the less easy route along the right hand side of the valley takes you...More

Thank Henry T
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful places in our trip to the Perennials. Any pictures can’t show the amazing view and the so powerful place. We visited when it still have a snow ❄️ and it’s add one more dimension to our experience.

Thank ramilevyy
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Beautiful views of the Pyrenees and the waterfalls. The hike is lovely, too. Strep in places but worth it. Our trip was in May 2017.

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We had not heard of the cirque until we saw it in a local guide book. The drive up to the area is amazing but when you go round the final bend and see the cirque it takes your breath away. Parking is 5 euros...More

1  Thank Phil H
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

PARKING RESTRICTIONS From 1st June to 15th September parking in and around the village of Gavarnie is restricted between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. These restrictions do not apply to those who arrive before 9 am or those who are staying at...More

3  Thank Louise J
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