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Awesome... literally

After a lunch in Argelès-Gazost we took the long and winding road following the river upstream... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Appleby, United Kingdom
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A recommended day out.

Our friendly bed and breakfast host recommended a visit to Lac D'Estaing during our short stay in... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Val D Azun, 65400 Estaing, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a lunch in Argelès-Gazost we took the long and winding road following the river upstream... in fact you have no choice!! Some essential hydroelectric installations close to the town but later simply stunning with dotted holiday rentals and cottages all the way. Horses, sheep...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

Our friendly bed and breakfast host recommended a visit to Lac D'Estaing during our short stay in Lourdes. As we didn't have a car, he kindly drove us there with his dog so we could take a long walk and view of some of the...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

We travelled to the lake from Argeles Gazost and the scenery en-route is wonderful. It is a lovely walk around the lake but if you feel more energetic follow the track at the end of the lake, park your car and walk up to the...More

1  Thank Ian J
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Lac d’Estaing whilst holidaying in the Pyrenees. This is one of the most beautiful places we have visited. The mountain setting is idyllic and the scenery incredible. Excellent for hiking with many trails leading into the mountains. The lake is stunning & our...More

2  Thank Philsalt222
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at camping Pyrenees Natura in Estaing and went here a few times. Lovely lake with amazing views, great walk and a river that allows for fantastic dam building. It is much less touristy than many other parts of Pyrenees and has often a...More

3  Thank Nomaddies
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This is a nice place to be. You can drive straight to the lake. Horses are walking loose and you can buy an ice cream in the local shop. Nice to wander around.

1  Thank Jan B
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We stayed at a campsite around 3 miles from the Lake so it was very easy to access for us. The lake comes into view as you crest the brow of a hill and it is a wonderful site. There are lots of wild pony's...More

1  Thank Phil H
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderfully located lake at end of the valley with superb views and easy walk round the lake or easy access to choice of hiking trails. Streams for little ones to play in and cafe and restaurant close by.

1  Thank sdmmb
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

This rather beautiful lake was a little bit dry this December, but we used it as departure point for our hike in its surroundings. Easily accessible by road, lovely spot for all the family, even the little ones can walk around the lake and have...More

2  Thank gabitzo
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This is an easy flat walk around a lake which takes about an hour. We went in October and no café facilities were open. There is a toilet. The walk can be extended by going up into the mountains on marked trails. This was the...More

2  Thank j w
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