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. 

Must-dos

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

La Fête des Fleurs de Luchon

Fête des Fleurs de Luchon, D Viet / CRT Occitanie

Canigou : Pays Catalan

Le Canigou en hiver

Canigou hiver, Conflent Canigo

Toulouse

Toulouse

Toulouse, CRT Occitanie / D.Viet

Albi

Albi

Albi, Tarn Tourisme /Luc Béziat

Neige en Ariège-Pyrénées

Pyrénées

Destination: the Pyrenees!

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

Outings

There's still lots to see and do in winter

Museums

Musée Soulages à Rodez

Musée Soulages à Rodez

Castles

Château de Peyrepertuse dans l'Aude

Château de Peyrepertuse dans l'Aude, Gilles Crespin

Caves and abysses

Gouffre de Padirac dans le Lot

Gouffre de Padirac dans le Lot, D.BUTAYE - SES de Padirac