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Exceptional view

Went on a bright sunny day and got rewarded with a thrilling view - the station has a sundeck... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Roskilde, Denmark
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Fantastic view

We took the cable car up. 40 Euro for adults. It takes about 15 min. Well spent money.The view was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bergen, Norway
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“amazing views”(12 reviews)
Pic du Midi in the Hautes-Pyrénées. An exceptional destination in high mountain for the holidays and the weekends: families, tourist groups, school outings, events and seminars of companies. All year long, access by cable car from La Mongie, at feet...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Rue Lamy de la Chapelle, 65200 La Mongie, France
+33 825 00 28 77
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went on a bright sunny day and got rewarded with a thrilling view - the station has a sundeck, bistro, exhibition etc. The cable car ride in itself is exciting and not people that are not good with heights - especially the second part. Most...More

Thank Kjelgaard
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took the cable car up. 40 Euro for adults. It takes about 15 min. Well spent money.The view was splendid!!

Thank StllaMarina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a truly brilliant experience, stunning cable car ride in two stages up to a rocky peak high above the valley. We had cloudless skies and unbelievable views of the whole range of the Pyrenees. One word of caution though, it will be busy...More

2  Thank Nick H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would have been 5 stars if it wasn’t cloudy but obviously that’s not the organisers fault. Absolutely amazing being so high up and cable car ride is great. Downside are: 1. You won’t know if it’s cloudy until you get to the top- we went...More

Thank seanfharvey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Though we did not have the best view of the mountains due to the cloudy weather. We were surprised by the sudden shower of snow on 11 June 2018. The staff at Pic Du Midi are friendly and are able to provide us with a...More

1  Thank Jenn L
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The cable broke down on 30th Aug 2017 causing a 1 3/4 hour delay to our trip down to Le Cauteret for the second cable care journey to the Pont de L'espagne. As the cable car was not repaired until 3.30 hours, the cable car...More

1  Thank lag1966
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We have travelled up in the day during the summer previously, and having fallen in love with the place decided to stay overnight following our wedding in December 2017. We were full of anticipation and excitement having spent a considerable amount of money to stay...More

1  Thank HelenHUk
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. We would love to do this again in the Summer. We wrapped up very warm as we knew it would be minus figures at the top. We went around the museum and got some great pictures. Reasonable for a family of 4 at...More

1  Thank Richard P
Reviewed 12 October 2017

very highly recommended - the view is fantastic. don't forget the museum as we did... it is free but we didn't have time anymore

Thank MF543
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

It was breath-taking! It's really worth it so don't hesitate. It might be dear €37 return but you go on 2 téléphériques and you have access to the small museum and most of all to the best views over the Pyrénées. They use the money...More

Thank Yuelin17
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7 August 2017|
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Response from Faye J | Reviewed this property |
you can ski down, so walking down would be fine...long way though...an as said there are no halfway drop off or pick ups so once you start u will need to turn back or keep going all the way
6 March 2017|
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Response from HelenHUk | Reviewed this property |
Hi' We just returned from there and were bitterly disappointed that there was NOTHING in English and we felt totally excluded. No literature, no subtitles, no earphones in the brand new planetarium. The guide gave masses of... More