Do you feel like enjoying snow sports? If so, nothing better than a weekend ski trip in Piau-Engaly, a resort in the French Pyrenees where fun is guaranteed. Located in the Aure Valley and near the border with Spain - country with which it connects through the Bielsa tunnel -, this winter resort in Hautes-Pyrénées (or Hautes-Pyrénées) has everything to surprise you.
For the quantity and quality of its services, this is one of the best destinations to go skiing with children in France. All this without forgetting that it is a non-mass destination.
Another remarkable feature of Piau-Engaly is the natural thickness of its snow . This has to do with its privileged geographical location, which protects it from the action of wind and thaw. Even so, this family ski resort also has 55 artificial snow cannons, so it is secured throughout the season. All In addition, just 35 minutes from the resort you will run into the Ordesa National Park , in the Aragonese Pyrenees , with landscapes that will leave you breathless.
One of the reasons why it is worth reserving your ski pass and hotel pack in Piau-Engaly is its unevenness of more than 1,000 m - the resort is deployed between 1,400 m and 2,528 m altitude. To this we must add a total of 68 km skiable, divided into marked tracks of various levels of difficulty: 4 green, 19 blue, 11 red and 7 black, which you can access with 11 lifts . Nor should we overlook its 24 km suitable for cross-country skiing, or its 3 freeride spaces that can be reached by ski lifts.
Do you want to learn to ski? Then, you are in the right place, since the resort has a space for beginner skiers with all safety measures, so that they can progress quickly on skis.
And no, this resort does not forget the riders, since it has a snowpark . So, if you are one of them, do not forget your snowboard when booking your ski trip on the weekend in Piau-Engaly.
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