Still do not know the Vall de Núria ski resort ? Ok, 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 Catalan Pyrenees ski resorts .
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 singularities 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 and saves a 1000 m elevation gain. 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 level 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 !
Important : don't worry about your entrance to the rack railway, it is included in the 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 .
Our ski holidays include hotel + ski pass , and if you don't have ski equipment, you can add it to your reservation 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?
If you book your ski holiday in Vall de Núria with Esquiades.com, the pass includes the roundholiday rack railway .
In addition, children from 0 to 3 years old have the FREE ski pass .
On the other hand, if you would like to stay at the foot of the slopes, you have the Hotel Vall de Núria available . In the event that your stay does NOT start the same day as your ski pass, that is, you stay on the 12th and ski on the 13th; You will need to buy a one-way rack railway ticket.
The ski pass includes the rack railway on the same ski day, but not on the day before.