Winter in Occitanie Must-dos, outings, activities, trips...

When the Christmas markets appear, the Pyrenees and Massif Central mountains turn into a winter wonderland for skiing, snowshoeing and sledding whilst Occitanie's towns, museums and wildlife parks give you the warmest welcome. This seasonal page gives you top tips for a winter break with our warm hospitality. 


The Grands Sites Occitanie are especially lovely to explore in winter.

Pic du Midi

Le Pic du Midi

Le Pic du Midi, D.Viet


Luchon, station de Superbagneres

Luchon, station de Superbagneres, CRT Occitanie / P.Thébault

Canigou : Pays Catalan

Pyrénées - Station de Cauterets

Pyrénées - Station de Cauterets, Mathieu Pinaud / OT Cauterets



Toulouse, D.Viet / CRT Occitanie

Albi, Tarn Valley


Albi, Tarn Tourisme /Luc Béziat

Neige en Ariège-Pyrénées


Destination: the Pyrenees!

Unspoilt mountains, traditional villages, affordable prices: spend your winter break in the Pyrenees.


There's still lots to see and do in winter


Musée Soulages à Rodez

Musée Soulages à Rodez

Companies and know-how

Couteaux de Laguiole

Couteaux de Laguiole, Thierry Moyset / Forge de Laguiole

Sky and space

La Cité de l'Espace à Toulouse

La Cité de l'Espace à Toulouse, La Cité de l'Espace