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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!
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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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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!
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Who would have thought it? Red gold in the Thau Archipelago! As well as being renowned for its oysters, wine and Muscat, the area boasts not one, but two saffron farms! So there's no excuse to make your dream come true and enjoy a fragrant excursion to Villeveyrac. 
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!
To forget the routine and stress of everyday life, there is nothing like a break for two. And we have just the place you need for a weekend or a short stay for two in the South, between vineyards and lagoon...
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.
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See you in 2023 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...
The Thau lagoon is an ideal playground for lovers of water sports and sliding sport, whatever your level. What are you waiting for to jump into the water?
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. 
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...
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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. 
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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 2023 to experience or relive the highlights of our Destination, whatever your desires: gastronomy, history, jousting...
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.  
Two days to discover the Thau Archipelago? Challenge taken up!
Discover the deepest lagoon in the Occitany region, where oysters and mussels have been farmed since ancient times!
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...
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 The Thau Archipelago, a circuit of space and time
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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...
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Summer is shaping up to be beautiful, hot and long... the perfect recipe for a lovely evening with friends or family. But what about spicing things up with an unusual experience at sunset? That's what we've come up with in this top list of things to do at dusk!
No matter which destination you have chosen for your holiday in the Thau archipelago, we invite you to take advantage of these few days to get away from it all and discover the 14 communes that make up our destination.  You can also find more information in our magazine.  
Discover the many facets of our villages through our selection of photos...
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.
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 ...