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03 | Vielha e Mijaran in winter

Winter emotions

If you love skiing, but also want to enjoy a unique experience that will allow you to explore the breathtaking snowy landscapes of Vielha from a new perspective, ski touring is for you. Touring bindings allow you to climb slopes without difficulty to reach the most iconic summits in the region and ski down them with maximum safety.

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The most adventurous visitors can drive their own snowmobile and enjoy routes across spreading snow plains in a wilderness environment, passing through unvisited areas. A range of different guided trips is available, and can be combined with a magnificent lunch or supper in a traditional mountain hut.

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Snowshoes make walking on snow easy and enable you reach places that would otherwise be inaccessible. It’s an activity that can be undertaken with or without a guide, and doesn’t require a high level of physical fitness, making it ideal for all ages. If you don’t have snowshoes of your own, in Vielha you’ll find a number of shops where you can rent them.

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The authentic experience of a ride in a horse-drawn sleigh. For an exciting family day out, or to complement a day on the ski slopes, a ride on a sleigh drawn by native Hispano-Breton horses allows you to enjoy the most beautiful landscapes of the Val d’Aran in the Plan de Beret.

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Experience the wildest mountain slopes and the most daring descents. Heliski is highly recommended for anyone who has ever dreamed of the snowy mountain ranges of Canada. In the Val d’Aran you can try this activity with every guarantee of safety. Enjoy spectacular landscapes on board a helicopter, then ski or snowboard slopes covered in virgin snow. In the mountains of the Val d’Aran your dreams can become reality.

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Agenda

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05 | Experiences

Unique experiences

Nestling at the heart of the beautiful international tourist destination of the Val d’Aran, Vielha invites you to discover the Pyrenees at their most authentic. Visit its historical monuments and beauty spots and step inside a rural, alpine world, set amongst by stunning mountains and valleys that all have one thing in common: nature at its most unspoilt. Discover these small, traditional mountain towns and villages, which make the perfect base for holidays in summer and winter

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Discover the churches of Vielha and Mijaran and delight in the Romanesque Route of Aran.

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Visit Vielha’s museums and discover different aspects of the history of the Val d’Aran, from its earliest origins to the present day.

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Vielha is a meeting place where skiers, hikers, and lovers of social life and good food, come together every day to enjoy an après-ski scene that is unique in the Pyrenees. With plentiful pintxo bars and other restaurants, only 10 minutes from the Baqueira Beret ski station and 20 minutes from the French border, Vielha has become a hub where both winter skiers and summer holidaymakers meet up after a day packed with outdoor activities.

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Spend a fun afternoon with your family, partner or friends, skating on the ice-rink located in the famous Palai de Gèu sports complex. Palai de Gèu is perfect in summer or winter, on hot or cold rainy days or as a way to enjoy an active day in natural surroundings. Don’t miss out on the unique sensation of skating on ice. Drop in and discover how easy it is to enjoy Vielha.

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