We are pleased to welcome you and your students to the discovery of the living world for a unique experience in the heart of the Regional Natural Park of the Pyrenees Ariégeoises!

Less than 100 km from Toulouse, the Land of Traces will allow children to awaken their curiosity and their sense of observation of the traces left by the animals of our mountains.
In the afternoon, you will have the choice between visiting the reptile farm to learn more about the animal world.

Additional Information :
In the Land of Traces: Bus parking nearby - Picnic area (outdoor room on reservation) - Toilets nearby.


Couserans Pyrenees

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


Your program

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1 - Guided tour of the Land of Traces in Saint-Lizier

10h00: In the company of the animators, the children will discover a theme park on ichnology. They will become researchers, archaeologists or trackers by participating in two workshops on the following themes:
- Casting and interpretation.
- The mountain.
- Prehistory and excavations.
- The wolf cave.
- The burrow.
- Ornithology.
- Osteology.
- The vegetal animal.
- The workshop defiles and clues wild animals.
- The wood workshop.

12:00 p.m.: Picnic taken from the bag.

2 - Guided tour of the reptile farm in Alzen

14h00: Discover the collection of more than 200 reptiles on a tour guided by an enthusiast. Children will learn the evolution of species from 60 million years to the present day, their adaptation to the natural environment, food, reproduction, defense techniques. And to better respect the environment, the vivarium is heated at 85% by solar energy.
15:30 p.m .: End of activities.

- Observe and describe to conduct investigations.
- Acquire knowledge about biodiversity and adaptation to the environment.
- Respect living things and acquire responsible behavior.
- Listen, compare, analyze, exchange and share.

Prices / Validity

Child: 15,50 €
Price Min. Max.
(from 01/01/2023 to 31/12/2023)
Min. €15,50

Payment method

  • Bank / credit card
  • Cheque
  • Vacation check
  • Cash
  • Bank transfer

The price does not include

The price does not include: Transport, picnic, personal expenses, optional travel/cancellation insurance.

The price includes

The price includes: Admission and workshops at the Land of Traces, admission and guided tour of the reptile farm.

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