Throughout one day, you will have the privilege of comparing the customs of the French Pyrenees and the Spanish, its different landscape, architecture, its gastronomy, its people. The same valley offers two very distinct worlds in a very short distance.
What to Expect
This hiking agency located in Barcelona are specialized in high-level, customized trips, and are the perfect choice for travelers who want to hike the Pyrenees their own way. The Pyrenees stretch between Spain and France, and offers higher peaks, two styles of architecture and very different life separated by very short distances. Over the course of one day, you will have the privilege of comparing the customs of the French Pyrenees and the Spanish, its different landscape, architecture, its gastronomy, its people. The same valley offers two very distinct worlds in a very short distance. Hiking nearby the Cadi’s cliff, Carlit or Balandrau from where you will see an impressive view of the Pyrenees.
You’ll be picked up at your hotel in Barcelona and travel by private van on 1-2 hour journey to the Pyrenees range, where your walking/hiking experience begins. You can choose from 3 different options, with different routes and durations. The walking or hiking tour will introduce you and your group of up to 7 persons to the Pyrenees range. Along the way you’ll not only take in spectacular natural beauty, but also the Romanesque and middle-age villages. Your guide will tell you how the mountain has become the core of the cultural origin of Catalonia region.
This is a tour for lovers of hiking and travelers who want to experience the nature, history, and culture of this popular Mediterranean attraction. More than a tourist activity, the hike is a way to learn about the history of Catalonia. The private hike is guided by a local expert with years of experience in leading groups. You’ll be led, informed, and entertained, and you’ll be provided a snack along the way. At the end of your hike, you’ll be dropped off at your Barcelona accommodation. Accommodations nearby Barcelona, Please ask directly to the guide. The tour operator has scheduled a set of options showing different hike levels on this trip. They'll have several alternatives routes ready for you to choose from. Every tour is designed to appeal to a variety of fitness levels. They know that your pace may vary from one day to the next, and present a range of mileage options you decide what and how much you want to do.
- Guided hiking/walking tour with a registered mountain guide
- Transfer from Barcelona in an exclusive van
- Visit to the Middle-age villages
- Visit to the Black Madonna
- Visit to the Romanesque Monastery of Santa Maria of Ripoll
- Accident insurance
What's Not Included
- Hiking gear
- Funicular ticket
- Any other personal expenses
Know Before You Go
Be sure to wear hiking shoes and bring a raincoat. Note that is a snack is provided, but bringing a bottle of water and sandwiches is recommended.