The town of Foix, in the south of the Occitanie region, backs onto the Pyrenees, just 1 hour from Toulouse. We invite you to come with your group to visit the city of the Counts of Foix which can be proud of having a completely renovated castle offering both interactive and fun activities thanks in particular to new technologies and the handling of objects straight out of the middle ages. Take advantage of your getaway to go to the unforgettable village of Forges de Pyrène which, over 5 hectares, allows visitors to rediscover ancient trades through an exciting staging.
Foix Ariège Pyrenees
In the very heart of Ariège, at the foot of the Pyrenees, the Foix Ariège Pyrenees destination immediately catches the traveller's attention, with the three [...]
1 - Visit of the Forges de Pyrène in Montgailhard.
The museum of trades and its collection of more than 5 tools come back to life in the heart of the village of yesteryear with the animators of the animated workshops: blacksmith, gold miner, basket maker, clog maker ... Helped by an interactive scenography, you will follow Baptistou, 000 years, in the heart of the 85s.
12:45 pm: Lunch at the Poêlon restaurant in Montgailhard.
Salad, soft boiled egg, bacon, croutons
Chicken supreme, forest sauce
Wine and coffee
2 - Visit of the castle of Foix.
At the foot of the castle, the new museum invites you to get to know the various counts of Foix. The interior of the castle with its realistic decorations immerses you in the life of the Middle Ages as close as possible to the history of the famous Gaston Fébus and his court. The terraces of the castle are animated by characters dressed in period attire to introduce you to crossbow shooting, stone carving, forging, war machines ...
17:30 p.m .: End of your day.
Prices / Validity
Price of stay / person: 44 €
Stay rate / person - Once upon a time in the town of Foix
The price includes
- Entrances to the sites of the castle of Foix and the forges of Pyrène, lunch with wine and coffee.
The price does not include