Pont d'Espagne, Cauterets

4.6
#1 of 940 in Outdoors in Occitanie
Spanning the Gave de Marcadau where it meets the Gave de Gaube, Pont d'Espagne bridge in the protected countryside has a high altitude of 1,500 m (932 ft). A walking path provides access to two major valleys worth exploring. The Marcadau valley features high prairies that give way to a wonderful landscape of lakes and mountainous peaks. For Pont d'Espagne and beyond, use our Cauterets trip planner to get the most from your Cauterets vacation.
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  • Atmosphere Mountain waterfalls in a beautiful country side. Do not hesitate to go down somewhat by the path that goes on Cauterets because the spectacle of the torrent is very beautiful. Parking alone at 7 euros is a bit expensive so we take the 2 lifts (open only until the end of September) for 15 euros per person and with parking included. These two lifts make it easier to get to Lake Gaube.
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  • Great spot in the Pyrenees. Great for walking but for the less energetic there are cable cars and ski lifts up to lake gaube. By tickets for the cable car and parking is free. Spectacular scenery and ...  more »
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  • Simply stunning. Breathtaking cable car ride, eerily blue lake, good facilities with friend 3 and helpful staff. It was a 3 hour detour that was well worth it.
  • Stunning place - visited at the end of August and the waterfall was beautiful. If possible visit also lac de guap. This will make a fabulous day out
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