Located in the foothills of the Mont Canigou in the Pyrenees Orientales area of the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France where Camping Canigou takes its name from the scenery and incredible landscapes surrounding this French campsite will inspire and awe any camper no matter what their age.
There are 115 pitches for tents and caravans, most with electric hook-ups at 6amp along with chalets to rent if you do not have your own camping equipment or touring van. Other services include two renovated sanitary blocks, washing machines and washing area, a shop, dedicated BBQ areas dotted along the riverbank, a bar with large terrace and a restaurant plus snack bar on the campsite if you do not feel like cooking all the time.
You will also find that there are organised entertainment evenings such as live music from a local band, discos and karaoke along with theme dinner evenings preferred in from of you by the Catalan chef and this campsite in France also organises excursions such as 4X4 trips up the mountain.
In the summer months this French campsite dams up the river to make a natural bathing area, moreover, bus tours to Barcelona in Spain are organised once a week, plus there is a games room with billiards, etc, table tennis, volleyball, boules ground and an unusual activity is the tree top adventure centre that is supervised by qualified instructors and suitable for adults and children aged 10 or over for a fun family camping holiday in France.
Yet all of these on site facilities does not include what you can enjoy in the local area like the numerous places you can visit from fortifications through to vineyards, along with experiencing a train ride through mountains and gorges. In addition, there are numerous adventure sports such as rock climbing, rafting, canyoning and many more to enjoy for a fabulous camping holiday you will never forget.
Campsite Facilities and Information
Usual Opening Times: From 1st February through to 30th October
Rates: Based on two people with a car and caravan.
From €14 but plus extras such as additional people, electric, pets, etc.
- Chalets to rent
- Pitches for Caravans
- Pitches for Tents
- Electric hook-ups at 6amp
- Water points
- Waste disposal point
- Pets Allowed - free in low season
- On site Shop
- Restaurant on Site
- Takeaway Service
- Fresh bread service
- Snack bar
- Bar with large terrace
- Washing machines
- Fridge rental
Campsite Activities, Sports and Recreation
- Games Room with billiards, pinball machine, etc
- Table Tennis
- Entertainment (such as theme evenings, disco, karaoke, live music, etc)
- Tree top adventure centre - not suitable for children under 10 years of age
- BBQ areas set out along the river
- Natural bathing pool for swimming in summer months
- Organised excursions such as a guided tour to Barcelona once a week
- 4X4 trips up Mont Canigou
Local Attractions and Activities
- Horse riding
- Water sports
- Walking and Hiking
- Cycling and Mountain biking
- Canoeing and Kayaking
- Rock Climbing
- Tennis courts
- 4X4 trips
- Historical sites
- Fortified towns
- Romanesque churches
- Abbey’s and priories
- Geological site
- Nature trails
- Forests and mountains
- Rivers, waterfalls and gorges
- Train ride through tunnels, mountains and gorges
- Vineyards, tours and wine tasting
- Tourist information on Languedoc Roussillon
Campsite Address & Contact Details:
Campsite le Canigou
Espira de Conflent
Tel: +33 (0) 4 68 05 85 40
Fax: +33 (0) 4 68 05 86 20
Campsite GPS Degrees Minutes Seconds: 42° 36' 59.472" 2° 30' 5.8674"
Campsite GPS Decimal Degrees: 42.61652 2.50163
Campsite Reference EU120022
Camping Canigou In Languedoc Roussillon