Enjoy a beautiful original day, placed under the sign of conviviality and sharing, in the heart of the Regional Natural Park of the Ariège Pyrenees! From the 'remarkable' French-style garden of the Abbey of Combelongue, through the flavors of yesteryear of the Ariège charcuterie to the curious chapel of Notre-Dame-De-La-Goutte, all your senses are what will be awake.


Couserans Pyrenees

On the western part of Ariège, the Couserans and its 18 valleys is a vast territory divided between high mountains, mountains and [...]


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Map List

1 - Guided tour of Combelongue abbey and its remarkable gardens in Rimont

10h00: Listed as a historical monument, this Romanesque building in Mudejar style is one of the jewels of the Couserans heritage. After the visit, take a walk in its park labeled "remarkable garden".

2 - Visit and tasting of homemade charcuterie at the Grenier à jambons in Rimont

11h00: The Grenier à Jambons workshop perpetuates the know-how of our grandmothers who treasured the recipes for making Ariege charcuterie. They were only transmitted from mother to daughter.

Lunch at the restaurant '' Le Relais du Grenier à Jambon '' in Rimont.

Suggested menu:
Plate of homemade charcuterie
Pareillade of meats (black pudding, sausage, grilled breast)
Homemade dessert (tiramisu or chocolate fondant or croustade)
Wine and Coffee

3 - Visit of the `` surprising '' chapel of Notre-Dame de la Goutte in Montardit

14h00: Built between 1968 and 2001 by Abbot Jean-Marie Piquemal with pebbles and stones he found, masonry and sculpted. He continues with an equally original way of the cross on the outside.

4 - Guided tour of the snail farm in Barjac

In this helicopter farm located on the green hills of the '' little Pyrenees '', you will be able to learn and observe this animal raised in the open air and in its environment from its birth.

17:30 p.m .: End of your day.

Prices / Validity

Price of stay / person: 36 €
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Rate of stay / person - 1 day Min. 36€

The price includes

  • Guided tours of the Combelongue abbey and its gardens, the Notre Dame de la Goutte chapel in Montardit, the barjac snail farm, the visit and tasting of homemade charcuterie at the 'Grenier à jambon' shop 'in Rimont, lunch with wine and coffee.

The price does not include

  • Transportation, personal expenses, optional cancellation / travel insurance.

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