GR10 week4 hiking in the Haut Pyrenees, 2019
This fourth GR10 week starts in the Haut Pyrenees and ends on the border between the Haut Garonne and the Ariege. The mountains are beautiful and wild and you reach the 2500 meters. This is one of the highest places of the GR10.
Highlights are the Col de Madamete and the way up to this col, the lakes in the park Neouville, and the city Luchon.
Saturday August 31 You arrive in Luz Saint Sauveur where you spend the night in an auberge based on Bed and Breakfast.
You can also fly with Easyjet from London to Toulouse. The price will be around 125 pound for a return.
Pick-up by the Bergtopper Van in Tarbes or Lourdes.
Sunday September 1, You start hiking in Bareges after breakfast. The track is about 8 hours, 1300 meters difference in altitude and you end in a refuge at Lac de l’Oule where you spend the night based on half board.
Mondag September 2, You start hiking after breakfast. This day is about 6h25, 1400 meters difference in altitude and you end in Vielle Aure. Here you spend the night in a comfortable hotel based on Bed and Breakfast.
Tuesday September 3, After breakfast you start your hike. The track is about 5h30, 700 meters difference in altitude and you end in the gite in Germ where you spend the night based on half board.
Wednesday September 4, Today you start with a heavy climb. Maybe you hear today the sound of a beer…..
The track is about 8 hours and 1000 meters difference in altitude. Today you end in the refuge d’Espingo where you spend the night (half board).
Thursday September 5 Another beautiful day with a wonderful hike. The track is about 6h30, 300 meters ascending and 1600 meters descending. Today you end in a very nice hotel in Luchon where you spend the night based on Bed and Breakfast.
Friday September 6 Today you can explore Luchon because you only have to do a hike for 2-3 hours and going up for 600 meters. So you could have lunch in Luchon and then leave. You spend the night in gite d’Artigue.
Saturday September 7 Today your last stretch of week 4. Also a very long but nice and beautiful walk. So leave early because you need around 8h30, going up for 800 meters and going down for 1500 meters. You end in a hotel in Fos where you spend the night based on half board.
Sunday September 8 The Bergtopper Van will bring you back to St.Gaudens after breakfast from where you can travel to every possible destination.
Easyjet flies from Toulouse to London.
There are 5 nights based on 1/2 board (breakfast and dinner) and 3 nights inludes Bed and Breakfast.There are 7 days where you need a packed meal. We can provide the first packed meal for 8 euros 50 each if you join the group.
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