What to see in the Aran Valley?

Located in the Catalan Pyrenees, an environment that offers many possibilities: cycling routes and downhill bikes, cultural activities, mountaineering, walks in an incredible place, adventure sports, walking routes, mountain, alpine, cross-country skiing, snowboarding , hydrotherapy, typical cuisine of the area ...

We take care of every detail so that your stay at the Hotel Aran la Abuela and in the Aran Valley are as pleasant as possible. Ideal for your holidays at any time of the year: spring, summer, autumn and winter. Each one of them, magical!

Here we leave you a plan for each day of the week.

Free from Monday to Saturday for the months of July and August

What to see in the Aran Valley

Excursion with views of the Aran Valley

MONDAY: VILLAGES AND VIEWS - Pla de Beret, Bagergue, Unha

You will enjoy unbeatable views over the Pyrenees, the Maladeta massif and the Aigüestortes National Park. We will visit the town of Bagergue considered one of the most beautiful in Spain and we will finish in the charming town of Unha.

Km. Distance: 6.5 km.

Descent slope: -670 meters.

Rivers and waterfalls Aran Valley

TUESDAY: RIVERS AND WATERFALLS - Cabecera de la Noguera Ribagorzana

Possibility of three different excursions: Salenques Valley, Mulheres Valley or Conangles Valley.

We will follow the course of the upper part of the river with waterfalls and magical beech forests.

Rivers to swim Aran Valley


Forest Bath (known as Shinrin-Yoku in Japan) and Forest Therapy practices are ways to immerse our senses in the forest atmosphere to relax and enjoy the positive health and wellness benefits.

As we strengthen our connection to the natural world, our sense of beauty, wonder, and curiosity are restored, and our brains and nervous systems calm down. Stress levels are lowered and the immune system is boosted.

El Hayedo Centenario Valle de Toran.

A totally wooded route through one of the most extensive and centenary beech forests in the Arán Valley, with enormous specimens and a dream forest.

Route: 4 km.

Elevation gain: +350 meters.

Meadow with cows Aran Valley


Coth de Baretja, Tuc de Quadrilhes 1,976 meters or Tuc de Aubàs 2,073 meters.

Route: 7 Kms.

Elevation gain: +339 meters

Tuc de Quadrilhes +435 meters Tuc de Aubàs

High mountain river Aran Valley

FRIDAY: HIGH MOUNTAIN LAKES - Llauset Lakes, Botornas Peak

Magnificent excursion through the Aneto natural park. Surrounded by the highest peaks of the Pyrenees Various route possibilities for all levels

Ascent to the Tuca de Botornas 2,810 meters.

Route to the Llauset cap lake and the Llauset refuge, where they prepare a special menu for the group.

6 km unevenness +250 meters to the refuge and Estany del Cap de Llauset.

10.5 km unevenness +750 meters ascent to the Tuca de Botornas.

Hiking with views of the Aran Valley

SATURDAY: GATEWAYS - Town of Aneto, Camí de la Creu

Trail through the Posets-Maladeta natural park with impressive views. We will cross the lower part of the Llauset river that is born in the Llauset lakes, we will enjoy extraordinary views, tunnels and the Senet water channels.

Length: 5.75 km.

Elevation gain: +315 meters.

Exterior facade Hotel Aran la Abuela Vielha Spain
Natural swimming pool waterfall Vielha Spain
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Waterfall nature Vielha Vall d'Aran Spain