Saint Laurent's natural swimming pool
Saint Laurent's natural swimming pool

In the village of Saint Laurent de Neste you may :


- have a bath in the natural swimming pool from June to september


- practise tennis on the 2 local courts (10 euros per hour)


- join the local animations such as : cinema, concerts, village dinners...

Barroude lake
Barroude lake

Ideas of walks and cycling tours


Hiking in the central Pyrenees :


  • Lac d'Oo : 2h30
  • Aubert and Omar lakes in the natural Néouvielle reserve : 4h
  •  Baroude lake : 6h (marmottes and even isards will be there)
  • Col d'Aspin path : from 1h to 3h
  • Hospice de France - port de Bénasque  : 6h (vultures, and even eagle if you are lucky can be seen)


Hiking in the surroudings :

  • anglo-canadian cemetery in Nistos (where a royal air force plane crashed during world war two) : 2h
  • Barousse villages : 3h
  • Bramevaque castle path : 1h30

Hike with a guide or with donkeys :


Cycling in the Tour de France cols around La Souleillane :

  • Col d'Aspin
  • Col du Tourmalet
  • Col de Peyresourde
  • Col de Balès
  • Col des Ares
  • Col de Mente

 If you have children, choose the greenway between Saint Bertrand de Comminges and Fronsas along the Garonne to cycle safe.

Other activities


- Golf in Lannemezan (8 km)  18 holes with a view on the Pyrenees :

and in Montréjeau (8 km)  9 holes along the Garonne river.


- River activities such as kayak, rafting on the rive of Neste d'Aure or the Garonne


- Parapent in the Louron valley.


- Treetop adventure park