Between moors, pastures and forests, this hike will plunge you into the wild and mysterious world of the Viaur valley. You’ll go to encounter the two pearls of the valley : the church and the abandoned village of Las Planques and the feudal site of Thuriès. On the road, the panoramas on the gorges and the rolling plateau of the Ségala will charm experienced hikers. Two starting points are suggested for this path : from Pampelonne Foirail’s square or from Las Planques car park.
Departure point : Foirail’s square – Pampelonne or the car park of Las Planques – Tanus
Travelled distance : 15 km
Tour time : 5 h 30
Minimum altitude : 270 m – Maximum altitude : 495 m
Tour difficulty : difficult
Track marking : follow the panels « De Las Planques à Thuriès » (from Las Planques to Thuriès)
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