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Live the good life in Vielha, the capital of the Pyrenees

Vielha

03 | Vielha e Mijaran in summer

Summer emotions

Sliding jumps, abseiling, natural chutes and waterfall pools: if you like big thrills, you’ll love canyoning. Most of the gorges in the Val d’Aran present no special difficulties, which makes them ideal for anyone who wants to try the sport for the first time, or for families with children looking for a day of aquatic adventures. Companies operating in the area also organise trips to more difficult canyons

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Come walk through the only Atlantic valley in the Pyrenees and let yourself be hypnotized by the magic of a spectacular landscape, with trails that will take you to discover a landscape, ecological, cultural and historical richness that is hard to beat.

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Zipwires, rope bridges and climbing walls: this adventure paradise among the tops of tall trees is perfect both for beginners and the most hardened adrenaline junkies. The ideal place to spend a day with family or friends: the fun is guaranteed.

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Vielha and its surrounding villages offer a wide network of cycle paths and routes for mountain bikers, both for families wishing to enjoy nature and sports fans looking to discover new locations while breaking their own records

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In the heart of Portilhon, there is Aran Park, the Val d’Aran Wildlife Park. In this natural enclave you can see some of the autochthonous animals of the Val d'Aran in semi-freedom such as bears, marmots, deer or otters and also others like lynx, two species of wolves (white and gray) and much others.

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Agenda

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05 | Experiences

Unique experiences

Discover the small and typical towns, perfect places for your summer and winter vacations. Vielha e Mijaran invites you to discover the most authentic Pyrenees. Visit all the places and monuments of interest and experience, first hand, the alpine and rural world in a fascinating environment surrounded by mountains and valleys, with a single element in common: the wildest nature.

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Discover the spectacular landscapes of Vielha e Mijaran on horseback. Excursions in the surroundings that can vary from one or several hours or even if you are an expert rider you can go horse riding for several days.

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Discover the aranese gastronomy in the cozy restaurants. Eating in Vielha e Mijaran is a pleasure that adapts to all palates and pockets. From the highest cuisine to the most traditional dishes that will undoubtedly bring you closer to mountain aromas and flavors 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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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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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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