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LE CANAL A VELO : CAPESTANG - POILHES

at Capestang
5.8 km
Mountain biking
30min
Easy
  • Capstang’s river port atmosphere is very friendly and you will find all the shops and services there.
    In perfect gothic style, Saint-Etienne collegiate church was built in the 13th century on the site of an old Romanesque church by the same team that built Narbonne cathedral.
    The château, recently restored and opened to the public, contains a beautiful, 15th century painted ceiling.
    From Capestang, the Capestang-Cruzy greenway takes you to Puisserguier and Quarante, and offers a pleasant...
    Capstang’s river port atmosphere is very friendly and you will find all the shops and services there.
    In perfect gothic style, Saint-Etienne collegiate church was built in the 13th century on the site of an old Romanesque church by the same team that built Narbonne cathedral.
    The château, recently restored and opened to the public, contains a beautiful, 15th century painted ceiling.
    From Capestang, the Capestang-Cruzy greenway takes you to Puisserguier and Quarante, and offers a pleasant walk in the vineyards under the Saint-Chinian appellation.
    From one river port to the next, Canal du Midi bypasses Capestang lake.
    Thanks to its salt works, the lake was, from the early Middle Ages, a major source of income for the region. Many species of birds come to nest there.
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