Saint-Lary, in the Aure Valley spirit
Find in Saint-Lary the authentic Pyrenees village. Ideally located in the heart of Aure Valley with pleasant weather and sun, the village of Saint-Lary is also dominate by the ski resort which overlooks it at 830 meters. Pic Lumière cable car (built in 1957 and modernized since for our visitors) and Vignec cableway (only open in winter) allowed to reach to the slopes. In 2010, these two ski lifts allowed to expand the transport capacity to the slopes sixfold, and to decrease the sportsmen waiting time.
In accommodation terms, the essential of the housing provided is located in the village in small structures limited to less than 3 floors. Always animate, Saint-Lary Street and particularly its main street (the Vincent Mir Street, resort founder) propose a lot of shops, services, restaurants etc.
Located to less than 20km of Spain, Saint-Lary and the stone and half-timbered facades increase the village authenticity. People enjoy festive evenings which mix Iberian and French Southwest atmospheres.
Vignec, Soulan and Tramezaygues villages
From Vignec village the cableway or the road allow to reach the resort and it is also the Porkmeat Porc Noir de Bigorre capital, one of the most famous specialty in the area.
On the way to the high grounds, you will cross a village totally pastoral and protected: Soulan. This sunny place dominates Saint-Lary and fused in 1963, so the name: Saint-Lary Soulan.
Finally, before to arrive to Rioumajou valley, take time to discover Tramezaygues and its various walks for all level. Indeed, the village is close to Moudang natural reserve and Rioumajou valley, protected spaces.
A lot of other villages are to be discovered, don’t hesitate to take contact with the Tourist Office to have information!