Routes around the Aran Valley

Routes around the Aran Valley

Aran Valley. Mola de Salardú This is a fairly short drive only 40 minutes away but a great cultural importance . The altitude is 100 meters and very easy to make . The starting point is an old mill, the Mola de Salardú . Formerly it took advantage of the wealth of Aran Valley water to extract energy in a primitive way . This energy is used in sawing , old factories and flour mills . The Mola de Salardú mill was operating in those ancient times and is now restored . If you visit this place , you can…
Aran Valley. Gausac - Casau - Vielha It is an easy circular route that has a vertical drop of 120 m. More or less is done in 1 hour, 40 minutes. Gausac is a village near Viella that is framed in a beautiful natural passage backed by the majestic mountain of Baricauba . Worth visiting in Gausac Gothic church dedicated to the patron of the town, San Martin. Within the Church we have a lovely pile of painted wood deck Baptism and has its origins in the eighteenth century . Once you visit the temple , we climbed Major Street…
Aran Valley. Val de Varradòs The Val de Varradòs is an incredible landscape of the Aran Valley where water is manifested at all times as our faithful companion . The road passes through dense forests of beech and fir where occasionally you can see a typical Aranese house. Sometimes we find signs of landslides , a fact that often occurs in the winter months . Arrived at the Place de l' Varradòs Artiga , the place that appears before our eyes can not be prettier . So much so that looks like a landscape painting out of a belle :…
Aran Valley. Bassa d'Oles A beautiful place worth visiting in the Aran Valley is the Bassa d'Oles . It is around a lake bordered by red pine , spruce , beech and blueberries. The nature is at its best, constituted by a symphony of colors and sounds. You can find a large number of species of songbirds , including the cuckoo and even some early riser have seen the majestic image of privateering . To get there from Vielha through a paved road across the stunning Varicauba Bosc, Road leading Artiga de Lin also through Batalher Plan and Betlan Guardadèr.…
Aran Valley. Gessa - Arties - Garos - Arties - Gessa It is easy to make a journey that can last around 2 hours. In general terms it can be described as spectacular because of the beauty of its landscape with incredible vegetation and wonderful views . Also from the cultural point of view is very interesting. Gessa is considered one of the most beautiful and picturesque the Aran Valley , with its original an typicalhouses of Aran. From there begins the journey. The Plaza Mayor is the starting point and continue down the street from the church , Gothic…
Toran River Valley in the Aran Valley A journey that should not be lost hikers is the way that part of the beautiful shelter of Hera Oneria to Eth Padret, a village hidden in the valley of Toran which together with other near and Sant Joan de Toran , Porcingles and deserve Canejan worth being known . The path part of the refuge , initiating our steps through a rocky road to the left . Once on this road , just past the first turn , we find a path by which we arrive at the river cross Torán which…
Aran Valley. Salardú - Unha - Gessa It is a circular type tour lasts about 1 hour and 5 minutes. The gap is 30 to 50 for up and down. These three Aran Valley populations are very interesting from the cultural and historical perspective, besides having the typical common scenic beauty. Salardú start from the road from the parking lot of the people. We will head to Unha, population is only 1 km away from Salardú . Unha is a small town but quite interesting . It can visit places like the Museum Neu dera ( The Museum of snow)…
Aran Valley. Route Porcingles - Canejan - Pontaut The valley through which passes this tour is one of the most interesting and beautiful of the Aran Valley. This is an easy way to do with a height of 360 m which takes about 1 hour and 40 minutes. It is through an old road linking the three towns , typical for its constructions of houses Aran . These three beautiful towns with typical houses Aran . The scenery is spectacular with us , with striking foliage composed of different types of trees ( linden, ash , oak, maple and cherry…