Top 10 most asked questions

1 - I want to go to the ski resorts: Ax 3 Domaines, Ascou, Beille, Chioula or in Andorra, how to know the road conditions ?

I contact Travel information Ariege by phone at +33 (0) or I browsing (FR)


2 - I'll come family skiing in Ax 3 Domaines, and I wish to keep my child ?

I contact the nursery of the station to book early, reservations are required and limited in number of places.


3 - In winter, should I take my equipment (snow chains) ?

Yes, because even if the snow plow goes by and I have a 4x4, equipment is necessary (snow tires and / or chains).


4 - I want a WIFI connection to check my emails, how can do it ?

Many hosts offer wireless internet, please ask at reception. 
In the Ariège Pyrenees, you can connect to :
Ax-les-Thermes in cyberspace and with the municipality's wifi on Place de la Mairie, allées Paul Salette, at the Information point in Ax-les-Thermes and on the Bonascre plateau (Ax 3 Domaines station) in at the foot of the slopes and around the information point of the tourist office.
In Tarascon, in bars-restaurants, at the MJC, at the Tourist Office, at the library, at the local initiative space ...
In the Donezan, in Quérigut at the Tourist Office


5 - I have to go in Pyrénées Ariégeoises, I do not know the weather and temperatures according to the season, what clothes do I take ?

Before I left, I ask about the weather and temperatures in order to best prepare the contents of my suitcase. I do not forget a proper dress for a trip to the Casino and the swimsuit for the Baths Couloubret. I do not hesitate to contact the counselors visit the Tourist Office.


6 - I come in winter, I come in summer, if I forget my equipment (hiking shoes, baby wears, boots, snow chains ...) can I find for rent or sale in your merchants?

There are of course with some of our merchants and equipment rental companies and the required equipment needed for your holiday.


7 - It is very hot, what are the hotels that have air conditioning ?

For this, I do not hesitate to consult the website of the Office of Tourism, under "hotels", but be aware that mountain valley, temperatures drop at night unlike some French regions or city.


8 - I want to come on holiday in the summer season in Les Vallées d'Ax, but I do not want to take my car. How can I still enjoy my stay?

It is possible to travel by train and by shuttle and you can even reach Andorra. There is a cable car to the center of Ax-Les-Thermes to the foot of the station of Ax 3 Domaines (10 minute ride) open in July and August and during the winter ski season. Outside the summer season you have the ability to move by train and bus to Andorra. Do not hesitate to contact the Tourist Office to know the days and times of these transports.


9 - Do I need my ID during my stay ?

Supporting documents as ID, passport may be requested to your break in Andorra, when renting your equipment when you exit the Casino, to prove the age of your children to your package purchases skis, entrances to Bains Couloubret and summer pool ... students, do not forget your essential card to get a discount!


10 - I want to know the program of events, activities, cinema ...?

A few days before my departure, I consult the website of the Tourist Office, and the day I arrived I just find the detailed program of the week.


11 - Why children under 5 are not admitted to the baths Couloubret?

Contrary to popular belief, it's not because of the thermal water that is used in ENT spa treatments from the age of 3 years. Les Bains du Couloubret are a space dedicated to relaxation, relaxation and well-being first. The amenities are not provided for the reception of young children: 1m30 pool, fountains, baths strong tub, sauna, steam room, the accompanying parent would not benefit from its access .... For a more pragmatic reason, the Baths insurance company refuses to support any damage caused or suffered by a toddler customers.