Tourism

Pla de Nègua: 20 km of cross-country skiing

Pla de Negua is a cross-country ski resort in the Spanish Pyrenees located in the province of Lleida in Catalonia.

Maximum altitude 2300 m

Minimum altitude 1200 m

Number of tracks -4
Black – 1 (3 km)
Red -1 (9 km)
Blue – 1 (6 km)
Green – 1 (2 km)
Total – 20 km

Coordinates: 42 ° 36 ′ 05 ″ nord, 1 …

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Sport / Tourism

Lles de Cerdanya: 27 km of cross-country skiing

 

Lles de Cerdanya is a cross-country ski resort in the Spanish Pyrenees located in the province of Lleida in Catalonia.

Maximum altitude 2335 m
Minimum altitude 1900 m

Number of runs: 12
Black – 1
Red -4
Blue – 5
Green – 2
Total pistes: 27 km

SKI PASS:
Daytime – 12 euros (6 euros for children).
Seasonal – 120 euros (60 euros for children)

Includes access …

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Society / Tourism

Guils Fontanera: 45 km of cross-country skiing

Guils Fontanera is a ski resort in the Pyrenees, located in the Fontanera forest in the municipality of Guils de Cerdanya (Catalonia). Surrounded by a black pine forest, it lies on the northern slope and is covered with abundant snow. It shares borders with the municipalities of Tor de Querol and Porta de l’Alta Cerdanya, …

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Sport / Tourism

Bonabé: 25 km of cross-country skiing

Bonabé is a cross-country ski resort in the Spanish Pyrenees located in Catalonia in the municipality of Alt Aneu (Pallars Sobira County).

The cross-country ski resort has 25 kilometers of pistes.

Fornet Mountain Shelter is open all year round. It offers accommodation, a bar, a restaurant and a ski school.

Coordinates: 42 ° 45 ′ 22 ″ N, …

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Tourism

Aransa: 48.8 km of cross-country skiing and snowshoeing

Aransa is a cross-country ski resort in the Spanish Pyrenees located in Catalonia.

Total pistes: 48.8 km

TARIFFS

Seasonal pass for adults – 130 €

Seasonal pass for children under 12 years old and pensioners over 65 years old – 65 euros.

SEASON PASS is valid for Catalan ski resorts: Aransa, Lles, Guils, Tuixent – La Vansa, Sant …

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Politics

Political structure of Catalonia

The institutional norm that establishes the political organization of Catalonia is the 2006 Statute of Autonomy. In accordance with what the Statute establishes, the self-government of Catalonia is politically organized in the Generalitat of Catalonia, which is coordinated by the Parliament, the Presidium, the Executive Council and other institutions created by the Parliament. The system …

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Festivals, holidays and fairs of the Pyrenees and around with Irma Tomas

Traditions and folklore of Catalonia

The popular festivals in Catalonia and Catalan Countries are the set of traditional festivals that are celebrated in the Catalan-speaking territories. The main elements shared by the traditional festivals will be described below.

Fire is the most important element of traditional festivals, which denotes a great pagan root. It is interesting to note that these festivals …

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Tourism

Catalonia climate

Catalonia has a temperate Mediterranean climate, typical of its latitudes in the northern hemisphere. However, given its varied topography, there is a variety of climatic features. Average annual temperatures range from 0 ° C in the Pyrenees to 17 ° C on the southern coast; the maximum temperature can reach 43 ° C (in Les …

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Tourism

Administrative structure and cities of Catalonia

There are four main administrative levels in Catalonia: Provinces, Comarques, Municipalities, Vegueries.

The division into municipalities and provinces was organized after the territorial division of Spain in 1833, with variations in the form of mergers of municipalities, especially in places where depopulation was the main demographic force.

Catalonia has four provinces: Barcelona, ​​Girona, Lleida and Tarragona.

Barcelona is …

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