Afternoon tea at Les Margeurites
On the edge of Alet Les Bains village enjoy a classic afternoon tea or glass of wine in the garden of a beautifully restored French house (previously featured on the TV show Escape to the Continent).
Other eating opportunities in the village are La Buvette (café) and L’Everche (restaurant).
La Cite - Carcassonne
La Cite is a UNESCO world heritage site and a 30 minutes drive away. It is open during the day and night, has market stalls and shopping streets and can be explored via self-guided tours. Entry is free but there is a cost to walking the ramparts.
Kayaking, canoeing and white water rafting
Alet Les Bains has its own white-water river rafting and canoe/kayaking centre that offers all types of river activities utilising the Gorges of the river Aude and its tributaries.
Roam France is based in the quaint, unspoiled spa village of Rennes Les Bains, located between the flat coastal plains of the Mediterranean and the spectacular Pyrénées Mountains. Its undulating terrain provides some of the best cycling in Europe.
Other places to visit
Enjoy Alets Pool
Want a walk?
Pick up the self guided tour from the tourism office and wander through the history of Alet, hear about Nostradamus and the other people who stayed in Alet les Bains.