INSPIRATION in perpignan méditerrannée
PERPIGNAN MÉDITERRANÉE IS...
The City, Sea, and Land all in one
Magical! Glide from an urban background to a Mediterranean landscape or vineyards in the blink of an eye.
A Living Catalan Culture!
With their deep-seated traditions, people speak Catalan, make Castells (human towers) and dance the Sardana.
An Open-Air Museum
The Perpignan Méditerranée boasts not only numerous tourist labels but is also classed as a Grand Site Occitanie, meaning it has remarkable and internationally-recognised natural, architectural and cultural heritage sites.
Unique and Natural Landscapes
Hike or bike around its ravines, lakes, caves, beaches … : a wow effect guaranteed! Get out your smartphones!
A Bountiful terroir with Fantastic Wines!
Apricots, artichokes, wines and olive oil … you are adventuring into the gardens of the Mediterranean.
Mankind and History
From Tautavel to Rivesaltes, this destination is a place of welcome, sanctuary and exile.
VISA Pour l’Image (International Festival of Photojournalism), Electrobeach Music Festival, FISE Festival for extreme sports… Year-round activities!
Family-oriented, wild and natural, nudist, relaxing, sporty … there is a special beach for everyone.
Cool and Fun-Filled Beach Restaurants
From April to September, come spend time in these temporary and highly popular beach restaurants along our coastline..
Catalan Arts and Crafts
Unique know-how: garnet-work, weaving, ceramics, Catalan-specific fisherman sheds and boats.
THE PERPIGNAN MEDITERRANEAN DESTINATION
Our territory extends over 656 km², 36 municipalities, with a particularly varied geography
- The city center of Perpignan and its heritage and cultural richnesses
- A Mediterranean facade with the beaches of Port Barcarès, Torreilles, Sainte Marie La Mer and Canet en Roussillon.
- The Roussillon plain and the Rivesaltes and Fenouillèdes vineyards in the heart of the Corbières Massif