Formiguères is a city where you can do winter sport in a very exceptional surrounding. This resort has conserved its charm and traditions representing a real village from the Pyrenees. Formiguères is also the warmth of the Catalan hospitality at the heart of the Plateau du Capcir.
In the winter warmth
Natural and dynamic, all downhill skiing lovers (from beginners to insiders) will find slopes made to their measure in Formiguères in the estate of Calmazeille or Serre de Maury. Skiing off-piste and wide-open spaces lovers will feel comfortable in the field up to 2400 m. As for the most contemplatives, the Camporells mountains and the Galbe valley are magical places for walking tour on skis or snowshoes.
The cross-country skiing track area marked in the woods and plateau of Capcir's valleys offers over 80 km of marked and maintained slopes to undergrowth nature lovers. By the evening, everyone will find a chimney-fire to enjoy the warmth of the winter.
The fresh summer
Considered as a privileged place of relaxation for the Kings of Mallorca in the thirteenth century, Formiguères offers a Catalan sun on the plateau of Capcir for which it is the capital. At 1500 m of altitude, the fresh air whose the purity is still intact encourages the surrounding mountain hiking such as the Piccs Pérics or Carlit, the forests walking along the streams, a real paradise for fishermen.
Formiguères is also a range of activities where you can combine with horse riding, boating, swimming, tennis, mountain bike (ATV), model aircraft on one of the highest slopes of France or complete relaxation in the sun. Soft summer: from cultural allied to natural that is still authentic.
From an abundant spring to a flamboyant autumn
Both season will seduce you with their colors, smells and beauty of their light : May sees the explosion of narcissus in meadows and a large amount of rare and colored flowers on the plateau or in the valleys while the streams flow down the mountains fed by the last snow. The often sunny and mild autumn is adorned with gold and warm-colored palette by inviting you to do good walks for sensual enjoyment, looking for mushrooms, the bellowing deer...
Alpine or cross-country skiers, hikers, relaxing or sports holidays with family or friends, take a breath of fresh air in Formiguères !
Alpine skier, hiker or depth, relaxing holiday or sports holiday with family or friends, oxigen up in Formiguères!