Having flavor of both, a peaceful village life and modern township, Canet-en-Roussillon is a place you would never regret visiting to on your vacation in the South of France. This tiny French village is situated on the coastal region of Occitanie in department of Pyrénées-Orientales. This is the place where you can experience the marine life and get a change to enjoy the city life.
Canet-en-Roussillon is a destination where nature and adventure goes hand in hand. Canet en Roussillon has everything one could desire. Perfect for relaxing and unwinding. Less crowded and not much development, Canet-en-Roussillon comforts you with its awesome beaches, fantastic cuisines, perfect weather and countless places to shop around.
The Castle of Viscomtal in Canet-en-Roussillon is one such a stop where you could see the remains of history holding itself high on the hill in the northern part of the village. The castle has been restored, and you can observe both antiquity and tradition.
Enjoy sun bathing, water sports, beach volleyball, skiing, surfing and kayaking are just a few of the many adventure on the beaches. At night, the shores are illuminated by the shops, casinos, bar & restaurants and clubs, making a perfect night life for the visitors.
Near to the downtown is a place which is known for its unusual and wide ranging ecosystem. The pond of Canet Saint Nazaire is a huge 600 hectare body of water and a classic example for biodiversity. Holding the status of ‘Natura 2000’ this is the place where you can see nature at it best. Great for birdwatching of over 230 species of birds and even pink Flamingos.
Blessed with almost everything, Canet-en-Roussillon has preserved its culture along with the flora and fauna. Your visit to this little part of France will definitely give you the opportunity to have an exceptional trip