Informations about health certificate

This page is regularly updated according to government announcements.

Updated September the 8th, 2021.

Sanitary measures

In the Hautes-Pyrénées department, the curfew is not applied and the wearing of a mask is not obligatory outdoors.

Wearing a mask is compulsory for anyone over the age of 11, until September 1, in all Establishments Open to the Public, even those subject to the health pass. As a reminder, the mask is also compulsory in the markets…

Coming to the Tourist Office

Access to the Tourist Office is without a sanitary pass but the wearing of a mask is compulsory for all visitors from 11 years old and the respect of barrier gestures is imposed. You can come inside the establishment with a maximum of 6 people. During this high season, we recommend that you come in the quietest time slot, from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The tourist office hall no longer has leaflets available for health reasons, but we will give you all the information, good advices and brochures that you need for your holiday.

Information gouvernment

Health certificate

From August the 9th, the sanitary pass is mandatory and applies to:

  • All places of leisure and culture;
  • Restaurants (bars and restaurants, including on terraces), with the exception of collective catering or take-out of prepared meals, professional road and rail catering, room service in restaurants and bars. ‘hotels and non-commercial catering, in particular the free distribution of meals;
  • All events, cultural, sporting, fun or festive, organized in public space or in a place open to the public and likely to give rise to control of the access of people;
  • Trade fairs and exhibitions, and professional seminars;
  • Health, social and medico-social services and establishments, for people accompanying or visiting people accommodated in these services and establishments as well as for those accommodated there for scheduled care. This measure, which applies subject to emergencies, does not limit access to care.
  • Long-distance travel by interregional public transport (domestic flights, TGV journeys, Intercity and night trains, interregional coaches);
  • Department stores and shopping centers of more than 20,000m² of certain departments with an incidence rate of 200/100 000 since September 8.
  • Tourist accommodation with collective facilities: table d’hôtes, lunch in a common room, swimming pool, restaurant, sports venue, etc.). The pass is subject to a single check at the start of the stay.

Regarding the activities in Luz-Saint-Sauveur :

The Sanitary Pass is currently in place in the following structures and for the following activities:

  • Luzéa thermal baths
  • Public pool
  • Tree climbing course in oak and ash
  • Luz Tyroline
  • Municipal tennis
  • Nightclub
  • National Park and Valley House (cinema, exhibitions, media library, cyberbase)
  • Napoleon III museum space
  • Treasury Museum
  • Hang’art Museum
  • Bowling
  • Artistic Wednesdays
  • Outdoor cinema sessions
  • Guided tours

The health pass is not requested in the structures and for the following events:

  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur tourist office
  • Sports activities (canyoning, rafting, climbing, hiking, yoga, archery, cycling …)
  • Weekly markets, farmers’ markets and artisans’ and creators’ markets
  • Open-air concerts without filtering at the entrance

For the Sheep Fair from September 24 to 26, wearing a mask will be mandatory indoors and outdoors throughout the village during the weekend. The health pass will be requested in the following places:

  • Under the marquee,
  • In restaurants, bars and around the village refreshments,
  • For the theater show on Friday afternoon,
  • In the public establishments concerned the rest of the time.

What is the health certificate?

The “health certificate” consists of the presentation, digital (via the TousAntiCovid application) or paper, of health proof, among the following three:

  • Vaccination, with a complete vaccination schedule and the necessary time after the final injection (to retrieve your certified vaccination certificate, click here).
  • The negative test certificate of less than 72 hours (RT-PCR tests, antigens and supervised self-tests).
  • The result of a positive RT-PCR test attesting to recovery from Covid-19, dating at least 11 days and less than 6 months.

More details about the health pass, click here.

Vaccination centers: (appointment on Doctolib)

  • Espace Robert Hossein : 19 Avenue Alexandre Marqui in Lourdes ; to make an appointment click here.
  • Parc des expositions de Tarbes : Boulevard du Président Kennedy in Tarbes ; to make an appointment click here.

Tests Covid-19 :

  • Pharmacy : 11 rue du Pont de Luz in Esquièze-Sère +33(0)5 62 92 80 16
  • Nurses :
    • Anclade Marina – Coiet Claire Destrade Céline : 28, place Saint Clément in Luz +33(0)5 62 92 86 36
    • Thomas Marie-Pierre : 4, rue du Pont de Luz in Luz +33(0)5 62 41 47 01 +33(0)6 45 95 30 15
    • Rechignac Marie : 1 rue de la Forge in Luz +33(0)7 85 32 88 66
  • Temporary Red Cross Center Place du Champ Commun in Lourdes on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. without appointment (until September the 30th)

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