On Thursday, May 16, Berga Resort attended the delivery of distinctive path of the Cathars organized by the Regulatory Council of the Way of the Cathars. At the event were handed a total of 17 distinctive accommodation we found between Berga Resort. The purpose of this distinction is to support the improvement of the quality of accommodation facilities and services of the members of the Regulatory Council Route of the Cathars. This action was funded by the project "Tourist Routes Ariege Pyrénées RTAPB within the framework of European cooperation POCTEFA 2007-2013. With this distinction, which is valid for two years, aims to improve the experience of hikers, cyclists and riders, although currently only Berga Resort welcome walkers and cyclists.


The path of the Cathars is a tourist route between the Sanctuary of Queralt in Berga (Catalonia, Spain) and Montsegur Castle (aerated France) which offers the possibility to follow the migration routes used by the Cathars during the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries when they fled the Inquisition and the Corada.


The Way of the Cathars, now become long path (GR-107) can be crossed on foot, on horseback and in most sections of mountain biking and can follow in the footsteps of the Cathars over the Pyrenees.


Berga 05/18/2013