Camping holidays in the Hérault CANYON
The Hérault Canyon are the perfect place for a camping holiday. This destination, idyllic for sunny holidays, in one of the most beautiful regions of the South of France. The Hérault Gorges are only 30 minutes travel from Montpellier, you remain detached from the main hustle of the Mediterranean beaches. Like the Ardèche, the Hérault Gorges are also a perfect destination for a camping holiday in unspoilt nature. The Gorges are located at the foot of the Cévennes National Park, classified as UNESCO World Heritage. The Hérault Gorges were created by the Hérault river, within the mountain chain of la Séranne and they offer some spectacular viewpoints.
Camping on the edge of the Hérault river
Right next to the Hérault river, the campsite Domaine d’Anglas is the perfect starting point for anyone wishing to make the most of everything the Gorges de l’Hérault have to offer. Located in the south of the Cévennes, in the quaint village of Brissac, near the famous bridge of Saint-Etienne-d’Issenssac, the Hérault river is close to the camping. The campsite has exclusive access to one of the most iconic swimming sites of the Hérault river. Many canoeists like to stop here and make the most of this part of the river. Slightly further north, the white waters of the Hérault snake their way in between the high cliffs of the Hérault river.
The heritage of the Hérault Gorges
The fortified medieval village of Laroque is built on a rocky outcrop at the start of the gorges of the Hérault. The village separates the gorges from the plain of the Languedoc. Its 27 m high tower dungeon has a perfect 360° view point. Towards the sea, you fill find many sign-posted walks. You will be able to walk alongside the Hérault towards Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert and the Pont du Diable (Devil’s bridge), classified as one of the great sites of France. Only 30 minutes from the capital of the Hérault- Montpellier – the Gorges of the Hérault are a breath of fresh air in the middle of the heat of the scrubland. During the heat of the summer, many people from Montpellier come here to cool off.
Activities in the Gorges of the Hérault
Activity-wise, the Gorges of the Hérault have much to offer for outdoor fun. Mountain biking, walking, paddle boarding, canoeing, tree climbing… There is something for everyone, whether you are a beginner or not. Why not make the most of the your holidays in the Gorges of the Hérault to try out something new such as fly fishing? The clear waters that are located near the campsite Domaine d’Anglas have many fish and even some crayfish
Whilst you are in the Gorges of the Hérault take advantage of you’re the local specialities, such as the pélardon (soft goat cheese), the sun-drenched Mediterranean products and the yummy burgers from the restaurant at the campsite Domaine d’Anglas.
The campsite of the Domaine d’Anglas is also un unmissable stage of wine tourism in the Hérault gorges. The wine-growing estate produces organic wine, and offer a large range of wines that don’t contain sulphites belonging to the appellation Terrasses du Larzac. The Domaine d’Anglas organises many wine themed activities such as visits, tastings…
accommodation campsite in the Hérault Gorges
As a family or between friends, yours holidays in the Hérault Gorges will be unforgettable. The Camping d’Anglas is one of a kind, as it enjoys an exceptional location in a green environment and also stands out for the quality of its services and the diversity of accommodation that is on offer. The 4 star campsite Domaine d’Anglas sits in a well kept 100% natural setting. Here there are no static caravans but many large pitches and also a choice of unusual rentals chosen carefully for their quality and how they fit in with their environment. Gypsy caravans, lodges, winemaker cabins and wooden chalets make camping accessible to everyone. Everything has been thought out to offer everyone a complete change of scenery during your holiday. Comfortable and fully equipped, the campsite rentals fit perfectly into the landscape and will please the most demanding people.
The Domaine D’Anglas campsite and its team wish you a lovely holiday in the Hérault Gorges.