© ATVG

EDF HYDROELECTRIC POWER PLANT IN PRAGNERES

  • Cultural Tours

About Us

Exceptional closure until further notice.
Thank you for your understanding.


Take advantage of this visit to discover the industrial heritage of the Gavarnie Valleys and one of the most important power plants in the Pyrenees. Discover the "harvesting of water" and the operation of a hydroelectric development, in the footsteps of the builders of Pyrenean dams and the hydraulic engineers of EDF.
A unique experience in an unusual site combining guided tour and virtual reality experience!

GUIDED TOURS FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC ON RESERVATION
> In July and August, tours depart at 10:30 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 14:30 p.m., 15:15 p.m., 16 p.m. and 16:45 p.m. Monday to Friday
> In September, October and during the Christmas, winter and spring holidays: visits from Monday to Friday at 14 p.m. and 30 p.m.
Visits by reservation at the information points in Barèges, Argelès-Gazost, Pierrefitte, Arrens-Marsous, Gèdre and Gavarnie or on the website www.valleesdegavarnie.com.

GUIDED TOURS FOR ORGANIZED GROUPS ON RESERVATION
> All year round except July/August: visits from Monday to Friday* by reservation by email: centrale.info@valleesdegavarnie.com or by telephone on 07 85 36 89 09.

Duration of the visit: approximately 1h15.

*Excluding public holidays, subject to availability and within the limit of available places.

  • ​​Spoken Languages:

    Français

  • Theme(s):

    Industrial site, Industry, Industry

Useful information

  • Tour languages Français
Groups welcome
  • people min. 10
  • People max. 19
  • Coach parking Yes
  • Average length of visit 75min
  • Guided tour on request Yes
Individual reception
  • Average length of visit 75min
  • Guided tour on request Yes

Rates & payment

Payment methods

Credit card, Bank and postal cheques, Holiday vouchers, Cash

Contact & access

Hamlet of Pragneres
65120 GEDRE