Morning mist surrounds Conques, one of the most beautiful villages in France
Things to See and Do in Conques, France
In the spring you should attend local festivities, the spring awakening of Nature around Conques and the festivities around Easter times.
In the summer you should attend the many concerts, theater plays, conferences and local festivities.
Plan a visit to Conques in the fall for the festivities around St-Foy (procession with the Majesty in the cloister), the vineyard harvest of Conques’ wine, the blossoming of the Safron flowers in Lunel (Safran de Majorac) and the many conference held in the evening at the Centre européen.
Experience the peace and quiet of Conques in the winter. Mist and frost surround sleeping nature in the village. Local Christmas markets of the region offer enchanting discoveries, while Christmsa time is celebrated in the abbey-church.
Insider Tip: Conques is one of the most beautiful villages of France, Great Site of Midi-Pyrenees. The church and the pilgrims’ bridge are classified Worldwide Heritage by UNESCO.
Just outside of Conques you can visit the vineyards of Conques, have lunch at one of the numerous restaurants. Some of them are open all year-round.
The best way to see Conques is to walk. Many trails lead you to discover the nature surrounding the village and offer spectacular view points.
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