Salins de La Palme

Aude  >  France

Ancient salt marshes of interest for waders in all seasons.

Added* by Birding Languedoc
Most recent update 15 December 2021


The ancient salt marshes of Salins de La Palme provide a breeding, stopping and wintering area for many species of shorebirds. Among the birds you can see are Black-winged Stilt, Avocet, Greater Flamingo, Slender-billed Gull, Kentish Plover, Dunlin and Common Redshank.


Français: Anciens salins d'intérêt pour les laro-limicoles en toute saison. Ces anciens salins offrent une zone de reproduction, de halte et d'hivernage pour de nombreuses espèces de laro-limicoles. Black-winged Stilt, Avocet, Greater Flamingo, Slender-billed Gull, Kentish Plover, Dunlin, Common Redshank.



Park in the La Palme salt marshes car park. Click on the P in the map to get directions. From the car park take the route between the salt marshes and the La Palme lake.


Français: Se garer sur le parking des salins de La Palme, puis parcours possible entre les salins et l'étang de La Palme.

Terrain and Habitat



No shadow , Open landscape , Flat

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring , Summer , Spring migration , Autumn migration


Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle

Birdwatching hide / platform


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