A festival of Mediterranean birds in all seasons
A gentle trail at the foot of the Opies, allowing easy sightings of all the rare or typical species of the Alpilles: Bonelli’s Eagle, Southern Grey Shrike, Eurasian Eagle Owl, European Roller, Blue Rock Thrush, Black-eared Wheatear, Short-toed Snake Eagle
Length : 14 km and 220 m gradient
Duration : 4h (allow a day with birding and picnic breaks)
Type of : Round trip with a loop
Best period : Throughout the year, at dawn, in the morning or at dusk for better listening and viewing. Late in the day in winter for sightings of Eurasian Eagle Owl
Information : On this walk you may encounter a flock of sheep with a guard dog nearby, called a “Patou”. In order not to disturb them, please do not approach or make sudden movements, and keep dogs on a lead.