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Are you on holiday in the Thau Archipelago? Prepare yourself for unforgettable experiences! 


Discover the history of oysters at the Etang de Thau museum in Bouzigues, visit the Valmagne abbey with wine tasting, go back to nature in the Aresquiers woods, travel back in time at the Gallo-Roman museum in Loupian, go on a family bike ride, go back to childhood at the Dinosaur park... Get ready for a thousand and one experiences, all unique, in Balaruc-le-Vieux, Bouzigues, Gigean, Loupian, Mèze, Montbazin, Poussan, Villeveyrac, Mireval and Vic-la-Gardiole!
In the Thau Archipelago, there are two ways to eat with your feet in the water: one, facing the lagoon, around a shellfish tasting, the other, facing the sea, in a straw hut. I've been told about both of these local experiences, and I wonder which I'll prefer...
There's nothing like the warmth of a tasty dish to cheer you up when the temperatures drop! Our local specialities, mostly based on fish and seafood, are ideal for indulging yourself while eating locally. 
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 The Thau Archipelago, a circuit of space and time
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Walks in the salt marshes or in the heart of the garrigue, observation of insects and birds, visits to vineyards... These are all experiences that the Tourist Office offers you during a "Nature outing". 
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A donkey ride to the Saint-Félix de Montceau abbey? It is possible with the association Beau Nez d'Âne in Gigean. Whether you want to offer a unique souvenir to your child(ren) or have a donkey as a hiking companion, Mireille and Christian will be happy to share their passion with you a...
The Thau archipelago is the ideal place for a family holiday! Are you a fan of outdoor recreation, or do you prefer cultural outings? We have what you need!
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Oh no, it's raining! Don't panic, whether you are with adults or with your family, we suggest 10 activities to do on the rare days when it rains in the Thau Archipelago. 
From the foothills of the Gardiole to the shores of the Thau lagoon, here more than anywhere else the vineyards reflect their past. Sun-drenched clay-limestone soils, a combination of wind and a favourable micro-climate, this was all it took for the Etruscans, Greeks and Romans to invest in this ...
Looking for an idea for your Sunday walks despite the winter? The Archipelago of Thau is the place to go to get some fresh air and enjoy the mild temperatures of southern France. That's why we've put together a short list of places to go for a walk, so all you have to do is make your choice: ...
There is nothing better than cycling to discover the diversity of the landscapes of the Thau archipelago! In the garrigue or by the water, discover all the possibilities available to you, whether you are an amateur or an experienced sportsman.
If you are looking for an idea to occupy your winter or summer evenings or to entertain your children, this article is for you! Indeed, the Thau Archipelago is full of theatres and concert halls where young and old alike can be entertained. Theatre, concerts, dance, one-man shows, musical tales, ...
The Thau Archipelago is full of footpaths and hiking routes along which you can discover or rediscover the natural riches of the area. Between vineyards and ponds, pine forests and the sea, a whole range of smells and colours are available to you during an outing in the fresh air.
The main purpose of a holiday is to relax! So take the time to laze on our beaches and enjoy some little pleasures, under the gentle sun of the Thau archipelago of course!
Discover the many facets of our villages through our selection of photos...
Two days to discover the Thau Archipelago? Challenge taken up!
Festive meals are the ideal occasion to sublimate the riches of our land. Advice, recipe ideas, here are our top 5 local products to have on your table at the end of the year!
Would you like to discover one of the most beautiful Cistercian abbeys in France in an original way and at the same time live a unique experience? Head to the charming village of Villeveyrac to visit Valmagne Abbey.  
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See you in 2024 to vibrate to the same rhythm in the Thau Archipelago! On the programme of this top (non-exhaustive) list of festivals: music, art, good local produce, a little reading and poetry...
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If you would like to immerse yourself in the traditions and culture of the Thau Archipelago, we look forward to seeing you in 2024 to experience or relive the highlights of our Destination, whatever your desires: gastronomy, history, jousting...
Discover the deepest lagoon in the Occitany region, where oysters and mussels have been farmed since ancient times!
What better way to (re)discover the Thau Archipelago, its towns and monuments through a treasure hunt during your family holiday? This is the experience you can have in Sète, Villeveyrac, Frontignan-Plage or Balaruc-les-Bains. Don't wait any longer!  
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Valmagne is one of the most beautiful Cistercian abbeys in France and one of the oldest vineyards in Occitany. Take a trip back in time by visiting the "Cathedral of the Vines" and prolong the pleasure with a wine tasting or a meal in the famous Valmagne inn!
Would you like to travel back in time? This is the new experience that we suggest you live during your stay in the Thau Archipelago and more precisely in Mèze, at the Dinosaur Museum-Park. Located in the heart of an exceptional palaeontological site, this largest museum-park in Europe de...