The Canal du Midi, formerly called "Royal Canal in Languedoc" is a canal that connects the Garonne to the Mediterranean Sea, so it was no longer necessary to bypass Spain and Portugal to transport goods by sea. The Canal du Midi, as the French revolutionaries called it, is considered in its time to be one of the greatest works of the 17th century.
During your stay in our campsites in Languedoc Roussillon it is certain that you will spend at least once near the Canal du Midi, it is a must for any stay in this beautiful region. The Canal du Midi, thanks to the distance that it travels through the South of France, will allow you to realize a large number of discoveries. During your walks near the Canal du Midi we advise you to explore all the canals, that is to say the Black Mountain, the Canal du Midi and the Canal Lateral to the Garonne, all are part of a same together. The Black Mountain is the first major site of the Canal du Midi, by going there you will necessarily go through the water intake of Alzeau and the basins of Lampy and Saint-Ferréol. During this stage you can visit the charming village of Cammazes and discover the famous Vauban Vault. After having crossed the Black Mountain you will then be able to pass to the Canal du Midi itself. One of the most beautiful areas is between Carcassonne and Sète, there are also some very interesting places to explore: the threshold of Naurouze, the lock Saint-Roch Castelnaudary, the Malpas tunnel, the canal bridge on the Orb or the round lock of Adge. Finally, will come the channel of the Garonne, it is in some ways the continuity of the Canal du Midi and its course is also very pleasant. The setting is a little less enchanting through the industrial area of Toulouse. Do not forget to go through the city of Carcassonne, Cap d'Agde, Aude, Etang de Thau, and of course Toulouse to admire the Capitol, the Pont Neuf, or the Basilique Saint-Sernin . You now have everything on the Canal du Midi, we hope to see you very quickly in our campsites in Languedoc Roussillon! See you soon.
To discover this canal and its wonders, you must spend at least a few days in the region. We therefore need to find accommodation for which will also serve as a starting point for walks.
If it is usual to book a hotel room, you can also stay in a place even closer to nature as campsites. The latter are fenced or not, which generally have various housing, restaurants and supermarkets. In short, they are real small private villages.
Among the best campsites on the Canal du Midi are the Domaine de la Dragonnière campsite and the Mas des Lavandes campsite. These two destinations are part of the list given by the site Sunelia, a platform dedicated to camping stays.
These are magnificent establishments that will offer holidaymakers unforgettable stays on the banks of the Canal du Midi, thanks to various activities possible within the campsite but also outside the campsite on the banks of the canal.
The main advantage of booking accommodation in one of the campsites offered by Sunelia is that it still has a water park. It's not just about pools where you can swim, but a real pool complex where all water games are possible.
For example, the Domaine de la Dragonnière's pools have slides and wading pools. Its park also includes a heated swimming pool particularly pleasant in cool or rainy weather.
In the campsite Mas des Lavandes, several pools of different depths are connected by rivers.
They are therefore true places of relaxation of which lovers of idleness love. If you are not fond of swimming or sports in general, you can still laze on deckchairs or offer a peaceful swim.
Room in large houses, chalets, pitches for motorhomes or caravans, yurts or private cottages like mobile homes, there are plenty of choices for accommodation in a campsite.
As for mobile homes, Sunelia campsites have all the ranges. In the campsite Domaine de la Dragonnière for example, mobile homes are available that can accommodate several people at the same time, ideal for family holidays. in the region to appreciate the Canal du Midi.
These shelters have all the advantages that a usual guest house can have. En suite bathrooms, shower facilities, cooking facilities for those who prefer to cook their own meals, blankets, you will not miss anything. Additional amenities are available for a fee.
The campsite Mas des Lavandes presented by Sunelia is a four-star campsite in the Canal du Midi area. This is one of the best holiday destinations in this part of France. First, it is perfectly placed in a natural area just a few kilometers from the beaches of Valras-Plage. So, besides being close to the Canal du Midi, it is also not far from the sea. The tenants of this place can enjoy both activities on the banks of the canal, but also water activities practiced in the area. sea. But still, the campsite has an aquatic complex in its enclosure. This is a great asset for holidaymakers who do not need to leave the campsite to find entertainment or water activities to practice.
Camping Domaine de la Dragonnière is adorned with five stars. To get these distinctions, the owners of this place have made the effort to build an outstanding holiday destination in a beautiful location. Decoration, furnishings and facilities available on site reflect the luxury, prestige and comfort of the establishment.
This campsite is perfect for holidays with family or friends. But it is also perfect for couples looking for a romantic and calm place.
There are places to eat, quiet spots to enjoy the sun and calm, a water park xxl for fun and play, a spa and wellness area to replenish energy, as well as vast gardens to recharge your batteries and reconnect with nature. All these wonders are accessible to all tenants. Many outdoor activities are also possible in the surrounding area.