Les berges du lac de Lourdes
©Pierre VIncent

Things to do in Lourdes in hot weather

Hot days

It’s scorching today. We’d give anything to cool down a little! Here are 5 must-visit places when you need to cool off.

Lourdes Woods

At the gates of Lourdes, the Subercarrère forest is a great place to enjoy cooler temperatures in the shade of the majestic trees. You can also prolong this relaxing experience by the Gave de Pau, downhill from the woods.

White water sports and refreshing sports activities

What could be nicer than a cooling dip during a heatwave? Close to Lourdes, you’ll find professionals to accompany you on rafting trips or canyoning outings. Not that confident in the water? Then opt for a caving trip, to explore the caves and holes. There is something to suit all levels of ability.

When it’s hot

Where to eat in Lourdes

It’s hot and you’d love a cold drink, or maybe you’re feeling peckish? Find local restaurants with air conditioning or a terrace.