Sky in Aragón region. Sport. Province Huesca. Aragon. Spain.

Sky in Aragón region Huesca. Aragon. Spain


Aragon > Huesca

The tour of Aragonese lands cannot end without highlighting an important aspect that unites tourism with sports in the winter months. It is, of course, the kind of skiing that can be practiced in Aragon both in the Pyrenees and in the Teruel Iberian System.

Skiing in Aragon: the highest peaks.

The Pyrenean alpine ski resorts extend into three valleys.
sky The Astún, modern and well-equipped ski resorts, and Candanchú -pioneer of the ski sport- are located in the Aragón valley. In both, which have numerous ski lifts and a wide variety of slopes, the skier will find satisfaction not only in the sporting plane but in relation to services. They have good communications and the Aragón Valley, with Jaca at its head, offers the enthusiastic skier a wide and varied range of hotels.
Not surprisingly, the Aragonese Pyrenees hosted the international sports competition most similar to the Olympic Games, the Universiade.

sky The El Formigal and Panticosa ski resorts are located in the Tena Valley. While El Formigal offers us its international character typical of an urban center made expressly for the practice of sport, Panticosa puts all the beauty of the landscape and the typicality of the town, from which the chairlift that leads us to the station has its exit. Panticosa has a complete long-distance circuit and a veteran hotel facility, the famous spa. From it, mountaineering fans can carry out, both in summer and winter, beautiful excursions, in addition to constituting a place of rest with all kinds of services: hotels, thermal water spa, fishing, hunting, mountaineering, cross-country skiing, and a long etcetera.

sky In the Benasque valley is the highest town in Aragon, Cerler, at 1,540 m. altitude. The ski resort is located in it, surrounded by high peaks and glaciers. The landscape is of great beauty and majesty.
For lovers of the bottom, in addition to the circuits prepared in Candanchú and Panticosa, new possibilities open up. In the first place, the triple offer of the commonwealth of the Ansó-Fago, Echo and Aragües-Jasa valleys. In them there are permanent circuits that run through areas of great beauty and admirable vegetation: Linza, Garbadillo and Lizara are respectively the names of these places that have prepared tracks, services and good access.

sky In the Ordesa Valley there is an area where Nordic skiing is practiced within the National Park, on the banks of the Arazas River. Another background track is also planned in Fanlo.

sky In Alcalá de la Selva -Teruel province- the ski resort of Sierra de Gúdar (Valdelinares) is the Teruel ski resort in the that there are more and more skiers, especially Valencians, who slide down its slopes.

The Javalambre ski resort is already a reality that makes it the second station in Teruel. It is located between Camarena de la Sierra and Manzanera.

There are other ways to enjoy the snow in Aragon.

Ample your information on Aragon

If you want Ample your information on Aragon you can begin crossing some Monasteries, o 40 Castles another interesting route is the Mudejar, Patrimony of the Humanity, also you can extend your cultural knowledge on Aragón examining its municipal and institutional heraldy without forgetting, of course, some of its emblematicas figures as San George Pattern of Aragon or its personages I illustrate adding to these data a minimum crossed by its history o some books.

Also Aragon enjoys a diverse and varied Nature where passing by plants, animals, or landscapes we can arrive at a fantastic bestiario that lives in its monuments.

The information will not be complete without a stroll by its three provinces: Zaragoza, Teruel and Huesca and ours varied Regions, with shutdown in some of its spectacular landscapes like Ordesa or the Moncayo or by opposition in the valle of the Ebro.

If reasons of work or relatives have taken to you Far from Aragon you can Download images of bottom, sounds or animations

Also you can dedicate you to the intangible ones: from the legend compilation that also does to universal Aragon you can persecute the presence of Santo Grial in Aragon.

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