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This beautifull village on a rocky outcrop at the convergence of two rivers, the Cesse and the Brian, which have dug spectacular canyons and natural bridges.

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The beautifull village of Minerve offers many Mediterranean bird species in a picturesque landscape. Among the birds you can see in and around the village are Alpine Swift, European Bee-eater, Woodchat Shrike, Blue Rock Thrush, European Roller, Red-rumped Swallow, Bonelli's Eagle and Montagu's Harrier.


Français: Ce beau village sur un éperon rocheux à la convergence de deux rivières, la Cesse et la Brian, qui ont creusé des canyons spectaculaires et des ponts naturels. Espèces d'oiseaux méditerranéens dans un paysage pittoresque.



Minerve Village is located 30 Km North of "Exit 25 Lézignan-Corbières" on A61 (45 min), 36 Km North-West of Narbonne and 47 km West of Béziers. A toll parking is available North of the village. Click on the P in the map to get directions. The route you see on the map below is 14 km.


Français: Minerve Village est situé à 30 km au nord de la sortie 25 Lézignan-Corbières sur l'A61 (45 min), à 36 km au nord-ouest de Narbonne et à 47 km à l'ouest de Béziers. Un parking payant est disponible au nord du village. Cliquez sur le P sur la carte pour obtenir les directions. L'itinéraire que vous voyez sur la carte ci-dessous est de 14 km.

Terrain and Habitat

Canyon/cliff , River , City/village , Plateau , Moors/heathland , Scattered trees and bushes


Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Spring , All year round

Best time to visit



Wide path

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by


Birdwatching hide / platform


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