Still do not know the Vall de Núria ski resort ? Okay, it may not stand out for having many skiable kilometers, or for having last generation ski lifts ... but it stands out for its great beauty and the special appeal of its rack railway .
It is a very unique place to visit throughout the year!
Vall de Núria is located about 2.00 m high in the Eastern Pyrenees of Girona, within the municipality of Queralbs in the Ripollés region. Together with the Vallter 2.000 resort , it is the easternmost of the ski resorts in the Catalan Pyrenees .
What characterizes this resort? It is a very small and familiar resort that is also a place of religious pilgrimage (like Montserrat).
Another of its peculiarities is that it can only be accessed through a Funicular-Rack Railway of the FGC Group (Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya) that can be taken from Ribes de Freser or from Queralbs. The route is 12 km long and saves a 1000 m difference in altitude. It sounds amazing!
Well, now that we have introduced you to Vall de Núria, we are going to talk about why you should ski in this ski destination .
The base of the resort is located at 1,964 m in a valley surrounded by peaks up to 3,000 m high (the maximum elevation is 2,252 m).
It has 7.6 skiable kilometers , divided into 11 slopes : 3 green, 3 blue, 3 red and 2 black. It also has a great artificial snow system;) Here the snow is guaranteed !
As we have told you a few paragraphs above, Vall de Núria is a very familiar ski resort . And ideal for beginners ! Since they have a controlled environment created exclusively for them.
But do you know what is the best? This resort is very affordable.You will find real ski bargains !
If you book your ski holiday in Vall de Núria with Esquiades.com , the ski pass includes the roundholiday rack railway . During the booking process, we will ask you in which resort you want to take the Rack Railway and also the times of ascent and descent of the Rack Railway. You can choose some time slots as preferable slots and from Esquiades.com we will try to make it so. You will see it when you receive the confirmation bonus.
In addition, the ski pass includes access to:
In addition, children from 0 to 3 years old have the FREE Zipper . You only pay the part corresponding to the Ski Pass.
In this winter resort you can not only ski, but you can also enjoy activities such as:
3 snowshoe circuits.
Diving under the ice, right in the lake located at the base of the resort.
2 tubbys for adults and children.
4 toboggan runs.
And much more!
Would you like to add one of these services to your ski holiday? Contact one of our ski experts and we will organize your ski holiday to your liking .
Have we convinced you? Brilliant! We tell you a secret: at Esquiades.com you will find the best offers for skiing in Vall de Núria .
Our ski holidays include hotel + ski pass , and if you don't bring ski equipment, you can add it to your booking and pick it up at our partner stores (always very close to the slopes).
Warning: once you have visited this resort, you will always want to return. Are you going to check it out?