Camping Le Canigou | France

Le Canigou

Beautiful and charming campsite in the South of France

Campsite Le Canigou is a charming campsite in the South of France. During the early and the late seasons, you will find space and tranquillity in this scenic region. In the summer months, the campsite is fully focussed on families with teenagers between the age of 10 and 20. The campsite’s entertainment team provides an extensive outdoor programme with adventurous activities, such as canoeing, rafting, and mountain biking. The campsite is located at half an hour from Perpignan with its cosy terraces and interesting tourist attractions, and at one and a half hour from Barcelona.

Le Canigou has been in the hands of Dutch owners for more than twenty years now. The homely campsite has a group of regular guests, of whom many are often sports lovers. They go cycling, walking or motorcycling in the vicinity. Are you planning on making a trip and do you want to leave early in the morning? The bar is open from 7.30 hours, serving fresh buns and coffee. You can also read the morning paper here or watch the news. The restaurant is open from 16.00 hours. It has a tasty menu with (carry-out) pizzas, grill dishes, and daily specials. The terrace has free Wifi, and each Saturday evening you can enjoy live music there.

Villatents at Le Canigou

The campsite has six Villatent Nomad tents (shower and toilet) that can accommodate a maximum of six persons. The tents are placed on attractive large spaces, nearby natural waters. At the map, the locations are indicated by numbers 40, 41, 42, 43, and 44.

Swimming water

Each spring, the mountain river that runs through the campsite area is partly blocked off, creating a natural swimming pond of about 1.5 metres deep.

Perfect for teenagers

During the high season, campsite Le Canigou specifically caters to families with teenagers. Every year, hundreds of youngsters between the ages of 10 and 20 can meet one another here. So, parents can fully enjoy their holidays with happy teenagers! The Outdoor entertainment team organises excursions and sports activities, such as canoeing, rafting and mountain biking. Furthermore, there is a rope climbing competition during which the children can move through the campsite’s trees like real monkeys (secured of course). In the evenings, all teenagers gather at the terrace and in the lounge where they can have a great time without being disturbed!

Canigou Outdoor program

The Outdoor entertainment team organizes excursions and sports activities such as canyoning, abseiling, climbing and mountain biking. In the trees of the campsite there is a ropes course, in which you can move around like a real monkey (of course secured).

In addition to the outdoor program there is also a daily camping program. This includes at least 1 free activity per day such as raft building, the pub quiz, Crazy Bingo, catapult building a Spanish night, and much more...  In the evening, all teenagers gather on the terrace and lounge at the reception. Here they can have fun undisturbed!

  • At the foot of the Pyrenees
  • Extensive outdoor entertainment program
  • Natural swimming water in a river
7 nights
2 people

Le Canigou | Villatent Nomad | 6 Pers.

France, Pyrénées-Orientales, Espira-de-Conflent


  • 61 – 250 places
  • 1250 km +
  • Children from 12 years
  • Dog allowed
  • Side tent allowed
  • Washing accommodation
  • At a lake
  • At a river


  • Volleyball field
  • Table football
  • Billiards
  • Dart board
  • Table tennis
  • Entertainment for the children
  • Volleybalveld
  • Tafelvoetbal
  • Biljart
  • Tafeltennis


  • Natural swimming water

Food and drinks

  • Selling point for bread
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar

Opening times

April 1 to September 30, 2024
Swimming lake
June 1 to September 26, 2024
July 13 to August 16, 2024
Bar and restaurant
July and August 2024



Free on the terrace
150 euro to be paid on spot
Bed linen
Duvet covers
Tourist tax
To be paid on site
€0.43 p.p.p.n. 18+
€0.95 p.p.p.n. ecotax


The surroundings
A suitable campsite for everyone

Camping Le Canigou is located between the communes of Prades and Vinca, about 50 kilometres inland from the coastal city of Perpignan. These rural surroundings, known as the Pyrénées-Orientales, are bursting with vineyards. The campsite is located in the valley through which the beautiful Nant Llech river meanders. The area is not very busy with tourists, so you are bound to enjoy the natural surroundings in peace and quiet.


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