Pyrenees Mountains Holidays


All the information you need for a resourcing walking holidays, an adventurous private hike or a fruitful 4 weeks intensive hiking mountain retreat in the Pyrenees mountains:
Walking holidays, a break, sabbatical or time-out staying in a simple old Pyrenees farm house,
Private guide service for trekking and hiking in the French and Spanish Pyrenees, a dedicated mountain leader for your private hikes into the wildest parts of the Pyrenees mountains.
4-weeks intensive hiking mountain retreat, 4 weeks of slowing down, retreat as an hermit, experiencing wild natural beauty and stillness, rediscovering the healing power of innate natural meditation, hiking and fasting.
Experiencing the Pyrenees mountains the sustainable way at affordable prices.

 

sabbatical leave in the Pyrenees mountainsWalking holidays and stays in our 1794 former Pyrenees farm house.

A simple guest house about 200m from the village of Arquizat. Open all year long. Room for a few (3) guests or couples. Minimum stay 6 overnights. Shared self catering. Calm and stillness in the midst of in the Ariege Pyrenees' Regional Nature Park, South of Toulouse on the border with Andorra and Spain.
The Ariege county is a wildest and most beautiful part of the Pyrenees : plenty of mountain lakes and walkable peaks. Nature all around, footpaths, hundreds of marked trails from easy to more difficult, 1, 2, 3 our more hours to a days walks in our valley and the valleys and mountains around. All you need for a resourcing mountain walking holidays, contemplating and enjoying nature, stillness and mountain views.
A nice, simple, rustic place for walking, relaxing, still calm holidays, a break, a longer time-out or your sabbatical leave.
Pyrenees house a place to stay, reflect, read or write.  You get a simple room with mountain view, a bed, a table, a chair, a cupboard, an armchair, nature all around and stillness.
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guide mountain leader service for private hikes in the Pyrenees mountainsMade to measure hikes and treks, personalized private guide service

Private hikes and treks (minimum 6 overnights) high up in the wild mountains, off the beaten paths are possible between half of June to end of September. = After and before snow. Simple living into the high grounds, camping into the wild, wandering high up from lake to lake, discovering and exploring  the Pyrenees mountains at your rhythm and pace.
Resourcing real
trekking, simple living, experiencing nature from within: in your rucksack a tent and the minimum you really need.
Pica d'Estats and Mount Roig massifs are the wildest part of the Pyrenees mountains: plenty of blue mountain lakes and walkable peaks.
Although you probably won't meet Pyrenean brown bears, wolves or lynx, there still are some but they're very shy. More probably you may observe chamois, ibex, vultures and eagles, encounter half wild horses, meeting wild goats or sheep, ... .
Experiencing adventure, awe, outstanding natural beauty and stillness along unpublished or unknown high level route paths (HRP) and trails.  Paths once used for escapes to freedom, by smugglers, shepherds and mountaineers that know and find them because they live here. 
Rambling up into the high mountains along high hidden and forgotten paths, enjoying Wild life, landscape, flowers and encounter.
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hiking mountain retreats and meditation in the Pyrenees4-weeks intensive hiking mountain retreat rediscovering stillness and it's innate healing processes.

A yearly 4 weeks summer hiking & stillness meditation mountain retreat,
this year from July,18 to August,15, 2015.

4 weeks intensive. A retreat into solitude to rediscover your innate equilibration an healing processes. Only for you if spirituality, developping and integrating your body-awareness, reliability, empathy, commitment, sense of justice and love are central to your way of life.
'No guru, no mysticism' hiking, fasting and meditation retreat.
Experiencing the healing power of slowing down and simple living the closest possible to nature. Rediscovering stillness, contemplation, hiking, camping in the wild and the Pyrenees mountains, just being.
Resourcing holidays for body and soul. Just being, contemplation, awareness and your own critical reflection of how you live.  Wandering and exploring the Pica d'Estats massif rediscovering your deeper self.
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Pyrenees mountains holidays the simple affordable and sustainable way


Pyrenees House is an affordable place offering the Pyrenees, stillness and tranquility.
Time for walking, hiking, discovering and exploring the Pyrenees mountains respecting nature and wildlife, retreat, turning inward, reflect, read, write, relaxing and taking it easy.
If you wish, there is opportunity for guided walks, hikes or counseling.
Richard, our resident, is as well a licensed Mountain Leader as an experienced counselor (client centered and focusing).

affordable stay in the Pyrenees mountainsOur prices are intentionally affordable :


Overnight costs: 20€ per person per overnight, 25€ per couple, 30€ when we need to heat (generally from October to April).
Community living : we prepare meals together or alternately, costs are shared, all keep the house clean, peaceful and quiet.
28 days hiking mountain retreat: 750€
Private guide service : 100€ a day (1 participant), + 50€ a day (2nd participant), + 25€ a day (3rd participant), + 10€ a day (4th participant) + 5€ a day per participant more.
Counseling:
50€ per session.
More information or contact: richard@pyrenees-pireneos.org  or call +33 626 99 33 11

 

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