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What to do around FILLOLS ?

Religious heritage

There is a lot of religious sites easily accessible and with a rich roman architecture and a rich historical past. Among all this, let us mention :

L’abbaye Saint-Michel de Cuxa : https://abbaye-cuxa.com/
L’abbaye Saint-Martin du Canigou : https://stmartinducanigou.org/
Le prieuré de Marcevol : https://www.prieure-de-marcevol.fr/
Le prieuré de Serrabone : https://www.ledepartement66.fr/dossier/leprieuredeserrabona/
L’église de Corneilla de Conflent : https://www.corneilla-de-conflent.fr/tourisme/a-visiter/l-église-sainte-marie/

Historical heritage

The fortified city of Villefranche-de-Conflent (fortified by Vauban) and its Libéria fort, a few kilometers from Fillols is one of the most famous city which the military architect has organized the defense. Its still standing ramparts represent a perfect testimony of an eventful history in Roussillon.

https://www.villefranchedeconflent.fr/

The mine museum from Escaro offers a perfect testimony of a more recent past which has concerned, all around the Canigou, generations of catalans and immigrants living with this hard work which was various ores extraction (iron, fluorine, talc...).

https://www.musee-mine-escaro.fr/

Natural heritage

Besides the numerous hiking offered by the mountain from the village, There are other ways for discovering what nature has created and man has protected and highlighted.

Les grottes des Canalettes : https://grottescanalettes.com/
Les orgues d’Ille-sur-Têt : https://www.tourisme-pyreneesorientales.com/orgues-dille-sur-tet
Les gorges de la Carança : https://www.tourisme-canigou.com/organisez/voir-faire/randonnees/les-gorges-de-la-caranca

Leisure

More family and fun activities are also accessible just a few minutes from Fillols.

Le petit train jaune : https://www.tourisme-canigou.com/decouvrez/le-train-jaune
Le parc animalier de Casteil : https://www.parcanimaliercasteil.com/
Les bains de Saint-Thomas : https://www.bains-saint-thomas.fr/

This inventory, far from being exhaustive, will allow you to enjoy the richness of the territory surrounding the village, but, let us give you an advice... after your visits come to share a drink with Fillols people who will be glad to speak about their preferences and, who knows, to share some secrets !

Before that, you can look this promotion video showing our nice region...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RbvESNSixVY#action=share