Banyuls-sur-Mer attractions

Architecture in Banyuls-sur-Mer

Site de Paulilles

Part industrial relic, part nature walk, this 35-hectare coastal site is remote, as you'd expect of a one-time dynamite factory. It was set up by Nobel Prize founder Alfred Nobel in 1870 and subsequently abandoned i…
Aquarium in Banyuls-sur-Mer


At the southern end of Banyuls’ seafront promenade, this aquarium, which was modernised in 2017, houses an intriguing collection of Mediterranean marine life, from sea horses to sea anemones. Combination tickets are…
Gardens in Banyuls-sur-Mer

Jardin Méditerranéen du Mas de la Serre

Run in partnership with the Biodiversarium aquarium, this fragrant hilltop garden is a fine place to get acquainted with the local flora, with exotic plants arranged around a natural amphitheatre in the hills above …