From big-ticket tourist hotspots to still-undiscovered gems, the area around Belesta is dotted with sights and attractions. Saint-Paul-de-Fenouillet, lies roughly 8 miles (13 kilometers) to the southeast. Here you can see the Gorges de Galamus and Ermitage de St-Antoine.
Organize some transportation and spend half a day in Perpignan, a major city for the region, situated 15 miles (24 kilometers) from Belesta. This regional center offers a range of points of interest, including Republic Square, Perpignan Cathedral and Loge de Mer. St. Jacques Church, Stade Gilbert Brutus and Campo Santo are just a handful of the other interesting attractions on offer here.
A useful technique to learn about a destination is by learning about its past. While in Languedoc-Roussillon, be sure to drop into the area's fine historic bridges. If the weather forecast means you don't want to be outside, spend some time in Languedoc-Roussillon's art galleries, art museums and history museums.
Those looking for some fresh air and thrills should get their heart pumping by signing up for a hiking or mountain climbing adventure. In this fast-paced world, the perfect holiday often means making time to breathe deeply. When it's time to kick back, take your lead from the locals and enjoy cycling or bird watching.
When the time comes to leave Belesta, use your last euros on last minute keepsakes and say Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).