Children: Days Out For Kids

Pic du Jer
A funicular taking you to the summit of the Pic du Jer. Panoramic terrace with 360 degree view, snacks and shop. Suitable for groups, individuals, families and mountain bikes. Located in Lourdes (65)
La Foret des Singes
Monkey Forest is a park where barbary macaques roam freely. Open April to October usually 10:00-12:00 and 13:00-17:30, longer in July and August. Located on the heights of Rocamadour (46).
Paintball a Gondrin
Open all year round with reservations. Reduced rates for groups of more than twenty.
Le petit train dArtouste
A cable car ride from the lac de Fabreges to Sagette, (2000m) followed by a 50 min. train ride through the mountains to Artouste, then a short walk to spend an hour by the lake before returning. Operates every day Jun - Sept. Located in Artouste (64)
Canoes de Beaucaire
Canoes or kayak for hire to navigate the on a 3km stretch of the Baise river (Open 09:00-18:00). Guided trips leave at 09:00 and 14:00 for half or full days on the river covering 7.5 km or 15 km. Located in the village of Beaucaire sur Baise (32).
LAquarium de la Garonne et des Pyrenees
Aquarium with fresh water and tropical fish, including piranhas. Also a woodland park and a childrens farm including zebu and llama. Open Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays and during school holidays 14:00-19:00. Located in Muret (31).
Le Rocher des Aigles
The Eagles Rock offers two free flight shows - eagles and parrots - as well as educational presentations. Located in the castle at Rocamadour (46).
Youpi Park
Theme park for young children with a parc aquatique. Special birthday party package offered as well as a garderie. Located at LUnion.
Les Lacs de Courtes.
3,000m2 of lakes. Lifeguard swimming facilities, private fishing, mini golf, tennis, skittles, boules, gymnastics and archery. Campsite and cabins. Located in Estang
Parc Animalier des Pyrenees
A 10 hectare park with bears, wolves, otters, deer, birds of prey, chamoix, Ibex, genets and a petting zoo. Log cabin for overnight visits to watch wolves. Open April to October. Tickets available on-line. Near Argeles-Gazost (65).
Domaine de Lassale
Wildlife study, observation tunnel to watch migratory and other birds. Open December to February. Reservation required. Based in Magnan, Gers.
Water park with water slides four pools. Land based games include beach volleyball and badminton. Open 11:00-19:00 (Wednesday and weekends), 11:30-13:30 and 16:30-19:00 (other days) in June and up to 15 September; 11:00-20:00 July and August. In Mirande.
Le Rucher du Haget
Discover bee keeping, how to make "pain depices" and visit the little museum. Open April to November every day except Sunday and Public Holidays. Bee keppers clothing is provided for the children.
A farm with over 250 animals suitable for young children. Also a VTT route and pony rides. Located in Le Burgaud (31) and open all year.
Laser Quest - Tarbes
Hi-tech laser hide-and-seek in multi-level arenas / labyrinth with speciality lighting, swirling fog and music. For up to 20 people. Video games and refreshments. Birthdays, parties, free WiFi. Exclusive use available. Open 7 days a week (65).
Du Moudang
Water and aerial activities taking place in a gorge over a river. Experience rope bridges, Tarzan swings, cable descents with pulleys. Minimum height to enter, 1m40. Fully supervised. Located in Aragnouet (65)
Centre Permanent dInitiatives pour lEnvironnement
Association which raises awareness about the environement. Workshops for 6-14 year olds. Family outings to discover the local flora and fauna. Open all year from 09.00-18.00. Telephone beforehand.
Quad Concept
Outdoor park offering paint-ball, quad bikes and buggy racing. Individuals, groups and themed weekends/seminars catered for. Located 5kms outside Auch (32).
Le Houga
A deer farm on grassland with over 500 animals, including deer, boar and Gascon bulls. Open from 11:00. Closed on Mondays. Bread and fruit can be brought to feed the animals. Located 1km outside Le Houga (32).
Parc Animalier de Saint-Clar - Animal Park
150 animals from Australia including wallabies, emus and alpacas in semi-liberty. Free kids workshops on aboriginal culture and nature plus snack bar during school holidays (Zone 1) and Sundays. Open all year round. See website for hours (32).
La ferme aux Bisons
Animal farm with walking routes and a one hour guided tour across the park to view wild animals. Restaurant and regional products for sale. Open April - October, located in Lapenne, Ariege
Cite de Lespace
The cite de lespace is a space and astronomy theme park in Toulouse. A planetarium, stellarium, Imax screen, interactive exhibitions, activities, school visits, group visits and event venue. 2 restaurants and a snack bar (31).
La Maison des Chameaux et parc animalier (The House of Camel...
Interactive animal displays from 14:00 - 18:00 daily. Includes camels, llamas, alpacas and goats. In Castelnau Riviere Basse. (65)
Grottes de la Bastide
Prehistoric park with visits to the White Cave, educational shows about the Stone Age, nature walks and workshops
Aquarium Tropical de Pierrefitte
60 aquariums house more than 500 species of fish in both fresh and salt water. Open every day, located in Pierrfitte (65)
Parc Animalier de St Michel
Animal park located in St Michel, Ariege. Walk route lasting over two hours suitable for adults and children. Picnic facilities and snack bar available. Open 1 February - 30 November.
Lac du Montreal
Leisure park with 250,000m2 reservoir. Lifeguard supervised swimming, 130 metres fine sand beach. Refreshments, water toboggan, pontoon, ping pong, volleyball, picnic areas. Located in Montreal du Gers.
La Ferme Animaliere de Bellevue
Farm with rare breed animals, play area and outdoor swimming pool. Restaurant on site with a menu which includes entrance to the farm. Open all year round. Located in Salles (81).
La Bisonnerie de Borde Basse
A bison park which also includes Scottish deer, aurochs and yaks. Educational tour through the cowboy, indian and pioneer camps. Themed birthday parties can be organised. Open every day except Saturday 14:00-18:00. Located in Merenvielle (31).
Pyrenees Ho
Adventure Park for children from 3 years old up to adults. Activities include: rock climbing, canyoning, Tarzan swings, Tipis camping and more. Picnic area and refreshments. Open all year except December and January. Located in Comminges (31)
Ceramic Fun - Toulouse - Laser Quest
Creative family activities under one roof. Decorate your own ceramic objects and Ceramic Fun will glaze and fire them. Or play a game of Laser Quest: live action interactive tag. (31)
Donjon des Aigles
Chateau Beaucens houses a collection of birds of prey kites, vultures, eagles, fish eagles, falcons, buzzards and parrots. Open from April to September every day from 10:00-12:00 and 14:30-18:30. Bird Shows every afternoon.
Mohair Pyrenees
A mohair goat farm with guided visits every day at 15:00 and 17:00. Closed Tuesday outside school holidays. Shearing in February and August. Kids born between mid-March and mid-April. Located at La ferme des Moulis in Camarade (09).
La Domaine de Benquet
Educational farm. Pony breeding centre. Active involvement for children, guided tours, library, games room. Gite available for 32 children and 4 adults. Based in Le Houga, Gers.
Le Vert en lAir
Adventure park set in 150 hectares of woodlands with 15 kms of pathways on 10 different levels offering a variety of open-air childrens activities, paintball area, Pony & horse rides. Restaurant and swimming pool. Suitable from age 3 yrs. (32)
Asinerie dEmbazac
Donkey farm where you can learn how to care for these animals, taste their milk and make cosmetics from donkey milk. Located in LIsle Jourdain.
Bassin de Gondrin
80 metre diametre swimming pond. Lifeguard supervised swimming, childrens games, paddling pool, ping pong, picnic. Campsite nearby. Located in Gondrin, Gers.
Laser Quest - Toulouse
Laser beams and flashing lights. Teams track each other to launch assaults in a galactic decor. Also Video games, billiards, WiFi. Birthdays, corporate outings, exclusive use available. At 105 route dAgde, 31500 Toulouse (31).
Adventure park for adults and children. Activities from 3 to 10 meters above the ground, giant swing, initiation area for children below 1m30, overnight stay available in cabins. We are open from March to November
Larressingle Fortified Village & Medieval Camp
Fortified 12th-17th century village with castle, museum, medieval architecture. Medieval Camp Open every day from March to June from 14:00-18:00. July and August from 10:00-19:00 and September to 11 November from 14:00-18:00
Donjon des Aigles
Set in the grounds of an 11th century castle in Beaucens (65) a collection of birds of prey from around the world. A show set to music is performed every afternoon. Open from April to September. In summer parrots also fly in.
African Safari Zoological Parc
Drive-through this safari park to see animals from the African sub-continent. Also a seal show and farm with domestic animals. Bar-restaurant and picnic area. Dogs not allowed. Open all year. 31830 Plaisance du Touch.